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...

Bitcoin Soars Past US$7,000 Mark

Bitcoin has surpassed the US$7,000 mark, reaching a new all-time high of around US$7,350 on Bitstamp on Thursday. The digital currency is up by over...

Greg Maxwell on the Prospects of SegWit2x And Why Bitcoin Developers...

At a recent SF Bitcoin Developers meetup, Bitcoin Core contributor and Blockstream CTO Greg Maxwell provided a technical presentation on the upcoming 0.15 release...

Coinbase Co-Founder: Lack of Incentives May Become a Major Issue For...

Through the execution of forks and protocol changes, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic and Litecoin have been highly successful in improving their underlying infrastructures in...

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...

BitTorrent Creator Bram Cohen: Bitcoin Miners are Butthurt Over SegWit

During a conversation with Muneeb Ali of Blockstack at Blockstack Summit 2017, BitTorrent inventor Bram Cohen shared some of his thoughts on the current...

Op-Ed: Bitcoin Passed $4,000, but What’s the Real Reason Why?

Most crypto-fans never thought they’d live to see a day when bitcoin reached its true pinnacle of financial stability, but it appears that moment...

$44 Million in Ethereum Moved With $0.13 Fee, How Can Bitcoin...

Bitcoin fees have significantly decreased over the past few months, especially since the lock-in of the Bitcoin Core development team’s scaling solution and transaction...

Bitcoin Price Continues to Rise in Spite of Increased Competition

During the recent Blockstack Summit 2017 event, there was a panel discussion on the usefulness of digital currencies, such as bitcoin, for payments. The...

Swiss Private Bank to Add Support for Ether, Litecoin and Bitcoin...

Switzerland's Falcon Private Bank will begin supporting ether (ETH), litecoin (LTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH) on August 22, 2017, expanding its blockchain asset management...

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