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Blockstream President Adam Back Shares His Roadmap for Scaling Bitcoin

During a recent presentation at Paralelni Polis in Prague, Czech Republic, Blockstream President Adam Back shared his personal vision for scaling Bitcoin to handle...

Blockstream CTO Greg Maxwell Provides an Update on Bitcoin Sidechains

The concept of sidechains was first brought to the public in the 99th episode of Let’s Talk Bitcoin back in April of 2014. While...

Jeff Garzik: Sidechains a Better Bitcoin Scaling Solution Than Lightning Network

In a recent interview with Bitcoin Uncensored, Bitcoin Core contributor and Bloq Co-Founder Jeff Garzik shared his views on the issue of scalability in...

Lightning Network Should Be Ready This Summer

Bitcoin’s saving grace for scalability (at least in the eyes of the vast majority of Bitcoin Core contributors) should be ready for use this...

3Pillar Global On Blockchain Development (Interview)

3Pillar Global builds innovative, revenue-generating software products, enabling businesses to quickly turn ideas into value. They provide product development services to companies in the...

Longtime Cypherpunk Zooko Warns Bitcoin Community About Overconfidence

Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn is a longtime cypherpunk and current CEO of Zcash, where his team is developing a truly anonymous alternative to Bitcoin. Recently, Zooko...

Blockstream’s Jonas Nick with 7 Tips for Better Bitcoin User Privacy

Blockstream Testing Engineer Jonas Nick recently gave a presentation on Bitcoin privacy at Blockchain Meetup Zurich. After first providing an overview of the in-depth,...

COO Samson Mow: BTCC’s Support of Bitcoin Core is a No-Brainer

BTCC COO Samson Mow has become a noted critic of the Bitcoin Classic team, and he was recently interviewed by Rob Mitchell on The...

Is the Bitcoin Blockchain a Court for Smart Contracts and Not...

The first response to Satoshi Nakamoto’s announcement of the Bitcoin white paper on a cryptography mailing list in 2008 was that the system does...

MIT’s Cory Fields: Contentiousness in Bitcoin is Sign of Good Health

Although recent media reports have claimed Bitcoin is in a crisis that could lead to the eventual demise of the technology, MIT Digital Currency...