First proposed by a cryptographer who uses French version of Tom Riddle (better known as Lord Voldemort), Mimblewimble describes a unique way of solving some of bitcoin’s more pressing problems.
The highly-anticipated top layer for the bitcoin network is designed to boost transaction capacity and speed (hence “lightning”) in a way that developers say follows bitcoin's original value propositi... Read More
Onion routing is a one way of bringing privacy to the Lightning Network, and it's a topic that perhaps hasn't gotten much attention given recent tests.
A livestream will be available, with an IRC c... Read More
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
Announced in early 2016, the Lightning Network, has been heralded as a promising solution to bitcoin's scaling challenges – one that, over the past year, has been inching closer to initial launch.... Read More
Bank of America Now Considers Crypto a Business Risk
Bank of America has cited cryptocurrency as a material risk to its business, public records show.
The technology could hamper the second-largest U.S. bank's ability to comply with anti-money-launde
New York Lawmakers Are Open to Revisiting the BitLicense
"Anyone in the crowd that does not think the BitLicense needs to be reformed?"
Not a word from the audience. Then, a few seconds later, laughter at the awkward silence.
But the question itself,
Video Game Giant Ubisoft Is Exploring Blockchain Use Cases
French video game publisher Ubisoft is exploring potential applications of blockchain in its Strategic Innovation Lab, which studies emerging technologies and their use cases.
Lidwine Sauer, the La
Bitcoin and blockchain consume an exorbitant amount of energy. These engineers are trying to change that
If blockchain technology is going to revolutionize how we transact with each other, computer scientists need to solve one big problem: It can consume way too much energy. The original blockchain,