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Bitcoin’s Block Size Controversy is Morphing Into a Debate Between Hard...

For nearly the past two years, various alternatives to Bitcoin Core have attempted to increase Bitcoin’s block size limit via hard-forking changes to the...

ConsenSys’s Jeremy Millar Calms the ICO Hype

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) were all the rage in 2016. These token offerings raised more than $200 million for various projects during the course...

Upcoming Ethereum Classic Hackathon Aims to Foster Blockchain Development in China

The Chinese Ethereum Classic Consortium (ECC), an organization representing the Ethereum Classic (ETC) community in China, is organizing the first ETC hackathon, an event...

Dash Releases Major Software Upgrade, Sets Foundation for Evolution

Dash, a privacy-centric cryptocurrency, has unveiled its largest software upgrade since inception. Sentinel, or Dash version 12.1, is setting the foundation for Dash's much...

4 Monero Features That Enable Better Privacy Than Bitcoin

There have been quite a few privacy-conscious alternatives to Bitcoin released over the past few years, but Monero has been the only one to...

Matchpool Bids on Blockchain to Disrupt Multi-Billion Dollar Online Dating Market

Matchpool has announced plans to launch a new service that leverages blockchain technology to disrupt the multi-billion dollar online dating industry. A mix between Tinder...

Singapore’s Status Wants to Bring Ethereum to Every Mobile Device

Aimed at bringing Ethereum to mobile devices, Singapore-based Status Holdings Pte. Ltd. has released the alpha version of its client for Android and iOS...

Bitstamp to Offer XRP Trading; Ripple Strikes Partnership with Axis Bank

Ripple is beginning the year 2017 with exciting news: the launch of XRP trading on Bitstamp, and a partnership with India's Axis Bank for...

3 Teams Receive Funding from $1.2 Million Bitcoin Development Grant, More...

Late last year, a letter was posted on BitcoinDevelopmentGrant.com that announced a $1.2 million grant fund for those working on Bitcoin protocol development. Attached...

Dash Price Surges Ahead of ‘Largest Software Upgrade in Over a...

Dash has experienced a massive surge in the past two weeks with the price of the cryptocurrency rising between December 27, 2016 and January...