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While the Lightning Network is mostly known as a way to make Bitcoin payments instant and practically free, another often-touted aspect of the layer-two protocol has been its ability to enable a sort of decentralized exchange as a side effect of its original goals. However, the viability of this...
The end of 2018 wrapped up what has been one of the worst year's for the crypto market, with Bitcoin dropping to its lowest levels for the year. But as we enter the first full working week of 2019, what can the market expect throughout the year? With Bitcoin sitting,...
Today mark's the 10th anniversary of Bitcoin's Genesis block, signalling the launch of what has become the number one cryptocurrency. On the 3rd January, 2009, the network began with what is known as the Genesis block or block 0. To kickstart it, a message in the first transaction said: "The Times...
Mycelium, a mobile Bitcoin wallet, has become the latest addition to join the Foundation for Interwallet Operability (FIO).   The wallet joins the likes of ShapeShift, KeepKey, Coinomi, MyCrypto, BRD, and Edge who are already members of the FIO.   With increasing support among the FIO Protocol with exchanges, crypto payment processors, and...
Finding reliable metrics in the cryptocurrency market is hard. This was the main talking point during a trio of talks at November’s Consensus Invest conference around strategies related to measuring and comparing various crypto assets. “We have highly-gamable metrics in some cases,” said Blockchain Capital’s Spencer Bogart during his presentation. While...