They now call him the white wizard, but even when his hair was grey he was aware of bitcoin. In fact, he is as much part of bitcoin’s history as the then Chancellor of Britain, Alistair Darling. As Wi... Read More
“The original content creator can assign special benefits to the community for this effort, and since everything happens through transactions, it is an immutable record of people who bought your song,... Read More
The project’s PoC provided a useful overview of the workings of the blockchain ecosystem showing the following aspects: complete transparency of various events triggered by counterparties, immutabilit... Read More
Participants in the distributed ledger included the IDRBT as coordinator; the National Payments Corporation of India (NCPI) the platform that ties in all retail payment systems in the country, as over... Read More
The Hyperledger Project, a cross-industry collaborative effort to study, develop and implement open-source blockchain solutions and standards has set up a working group as an extended arm in China.
Burger King in Russia Will Enable Bitcoin Payments Later This Year
Getting more retailers to accept Bitcoin payments is never a bad idea. Convincing them to do so is a different matter, though. This is especially true in Russia, although things are slowly evolving
CFTC Chief Asks Congress for More Money to Oversee Blockchain
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has cited the advance of technologies like blockchain in a request to obtain additional funding for its oversight activities.
Testimony from acting CFTC
Privacy-Centered Altcoin Zcoin Implements Merkle Tree Proof as PoW
Privacy-centered altcoin, Zcoin, has announced the first working implementation of Merkle Tree Proof (MTP) as a proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm. The Zcoin team claims the development will promote high
‘Time to Eat Crow’ about Bitcoin: American Banker Editor
Marc Hochstein, editor-in-chief of American Banker, recognizes that five years ago, when writing about bitcoin’s advantages, he failed to realize bitcoin’s limited throughput would undermine the benef