Blockstream mathematician Andrew Poelstra provided the update on the MimbleWimble mailing list, where he dives into the possibilities of the proposed change.
Although, the plan is still likely to i... Read More
While debate remains over the origin and implications of the rising transaction fees on the bitcoin network last week, the sudden increase in network use appears to be creating pressures for industry ... Read More
21 Inc, the best-funded company in bitcoin, has pledged to support the network's declining number of nodes.
In a blog post co-authored yesterday, CEO Balaji Srinivasan said the firm wants to mainta... Read More
UPDATE (28th August 14:21 BST): Mining firm 21 Inc, which accounts for over 7% of the current bitcoin hashrate, has also noted its support for BIP 100. Garzik's proposal now has 58.6% of the network's... Read More
A new service is offering bitcoin users an answer to the common question: what is the optimum transaction fee?
Using network data from the past three hours, CoinTape lets users compare the current ... Read More
Purse Launches Testnet for Bitcoin Scaling Tech 'Extension Blocks'
A new element was added to the bitcoin scaling debate this week when the developer team behind startup Purse announced the launch of a testnet to trial its scaling solution, extension blocks.
Charlie Shrem: Hold At Least 10 Bitcoins, Can Buy House in 30 Years
A couple of weeks ago Bitcoin legend Charlie Shrem hosted a BlockShow Europe 2017 which was organized by Cointelegraph Events in partnership with Deloitte Germany, nexussquared and BlockPay. The
SWIFT to Use Hyperledger for Joint Blockchain Payments Project
The global payment relay network SWIFT has announced it will use Hyperledger as a basis for simplifying international transactions. In a trial together with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group,
Breaking: SEC Will Review Decision of Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Rejection
The securities and exchange commission has granted a request by the Bats BZX Exchange, Inc. to review its decision of disapproving the bitcoin ETF back in March this year. According to a document sign