If activated, the change would ripple out to the rest of the ecosystem of wallets and software projects, and users on the network could begin to take advantage of the update.
On the other hand, oth... Read More
Areas where Bitcoin Unlimited is seeking submissions include longer-term scaling initiatives; incremental scaling improvements; empirical studies; quality control; and outreach.
In a blog post toda... Read More
A late July gathering to feature members of bitcoin's development and mining communities, and organized by contributors to Bitcoin Core, will not focus specifically on the issue of scaling, according ... Read More
A conference series started as a bid to better unite and focus the bitcoin development community in the wake of serious technical debates will see a third installment in 2016.
The name is apt as th... Read More
To some observers, the plan could essentially offer a real-world test subject for SegWit, meaning proponents in the bitcoin world will surely be watching.
The introduction ... Read More
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