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
CBOE Saw Its Highest-Ever Bitcoin Futures Volumes Yesterday
Two major markets for bitcoin futures contracts saw a major boost in volume on Wednesday.
Available market data shows that CBOE saw its highest-ever volume for bitcoin futures since it first debute
Former Paypal CEO says investors are drinking the bitcoin 'Kool-Aid'
Former head of online payments giant Paypal is bullish on the future of digital money but maintains that bitcoin is a scam. "Everyone is drinking the Kool-Aid," Bill Harris, former Paypal, CEO
OmiseGo Hits Two-Month High Amid Exchange Listings
OmiseGo's OMG token is reporting double-digit gains today, figures that throw shade on the rest of the top 25 cryptocurrencies by market valuation.
Having clocked a two-month high of $20.67 earlier
More Than $140 Million in Bitcoin Moved from Mt Gox Wallets
16,000 bitcoins (an amount worth about $141 million) tied to the now-defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox were moved on Thursday.
According to CryptoGround, which monitors Mt Gox's remaining wallets, th