The argument set forth by Bitcoin Unlimited is that blocks are beginning to fill up, making it slower for people’s transactions to process. In turn, the argument is that fees are rising as well,... Read More
If you think governments essentially are nefarious institutions, and that the Bitcoin proof-of-work ledger could be a powerful tool in liberating the economy from their grip, you may be right. But if ... Read More
An ideal decentralized authentication system should allow users to verify transactions by opening the client willingly, otherwise it is not sustainable. A motivation mechanism is set in PoS, n... Read More
The Bank of England has devoted two papers to the rise of digital currencies. It's another demonstration of Bitcoin's transformation from niche cyber-libertarian intrigue to a subject of ... Read More
The statistic is one of several nuggets from a Credit Suisse report on how the bank uses technology, following a conversation with chief information officer Marty Chavez.
In 2000, Goldman Sachs had... Read More
Investor Interest in Bitcoin Grows Despite Hardfork Debate and Falling Price
Despite a recent drop in the price of bitcoin and the debate circulating the potential hardfork, interest in the currency is continuing to grow.
On March 10, the Securities and Exchange Commission’
Bitcoin Wallet Provider Armory: We ‘Do Not Support Any Controversial Hard Forks’
Open source Bitcoin wallet provider Armory has joined businesses officially supporting Bitcoin Core over Bitcoin Unlimited. In a post on Sunday, lead developer Andrew Chow said that while Armory “w
To Apply for Alaska Bitcoin Licence, Fork Over Your Fingerprints
Cryptocurrencies are in a gray zone when it comes to legislation in many parts of the world. In the United States, the situation can vary from state to state. Last year, North Carolina managed to
Bitcoin P2P Trading on LocalBitcoins Hits Global All-Time High
Bitcoin trading volumes on peer-to-peer marketplace LocalBitcoins continues to thrive despite turbulent volatile times for the cryptocurrency’s value.
Last week, the marketplace witnessed a record