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How Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Can Be Used as a Decentralized Betting...

One of the more interesting presentations at the Scaling Bitcoin workshop at Stanford University over the weekend was MIT Digital Currency Initiative Research Scientist...

How Second-Layer Solutions Enable Private Transactions and Help Ethereum To Scale

Since early 2017, the developers behind most leading public blockchain networks such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have begun to actively develop second-layer solutions mainly...

Bitcoin Fees are Rapidly Decreasing With SegWit

Bitcoin fees are rapidly decreasing due to the integration of the Segregated Witness (SegWit) by leading wallet providers.According to the blockchain analysis platform OXT, less...

Segregated Witness (SegWit) Locks In On Bitcoin

Segregated Witness (SegWit), a software improvement to the Bitcoin network, has reached its lock-in threshold, now heading towards the two-week "grace period" before full...

Developers are Utilising Ethereum For Video Games

Immutability deriving from Bitcoin's proof of work consensus protocol and its mining ecosystem has proven to be beneficial for a variety of applications including...

Attorney: Implementing Smart Contracts in Bitcoin May Undermine Its Usefulness as...

Ethereum has gained a larger amount of notoriety over the past few months due to the speculative interest in the concept of initial coin...

Lightning Network Developer Explains What Happens If SegWit Isn’t Activated on...

Segregated Witness (SegWit) and the Lightning Network have often been associated with each other because SegWit would enable an improved version of the Lightning...

Colored Coins Introduces Open Source Banking Solution Bankbox; Announces Refocus, Rebrand...

Colu, an Israeli blockchain startup and one of the developers of the Colored Coins protocol, has announced the open sourcing of Bankbox, a new...

Litecoin Price Spikes Amid SegWit Activation

Segregated Witness (SegWit), a code update best known for its role in Bitcoin's scaling debate, is due to activate on the Litecoin network today....

Higher Fees May Force Bitcoin Companies to Get More Creative with...

For the longest time, it has been known that bitcoin transaction fees would rise once blocks became full on a more frequent basis. In...