The push for bigger blocks within China's mining community was also on display during a recent event hosted by bitcoin mining firm Bitmain. This development has largely continued despite the protests ... Read More
The development is notable, as some in the bitcoin mining space have pledged to block the proposal unless there is movement on a bid to increase the block size.
The process for actually signaling s... Read More
Just hours after the release of an alternative implementation of the bitcoin software, a group of miners, exchanges and service providers who work with the digital currency issued a letter stating... Read More
Jim Harper is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute, working to adapt law and policy to the information age. A former counsel to committees in both the US House and the US Senate, he served as Global ... Read More
Should a certain controversial alternative to the mainstream implementation of bitcoin's code have gained traction, today might have marked a significant date in the bitcoin calendar. However, tha... Read More
Bitcoin Sets Six-Day High Above $9K (Then Dips Again)
Bitcoin (BTC) is trimming gains, having set a six-day high above the $9,000 mark early Saturday, according to CoinDesk's Bitcon Price Index (BPI).
The cryptocurrency ran into bids at $8,608.62 at 0
Dfinity raises $61 million for platform that rivals ethereum
Dfinity, a new product that rivals ethereum, just raised $61 million by well-respected investors Andreesen Horowitz and Polychain Capital, which has investors ranging from Sequoia Capital to Union
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Investors should view the historic pullback in stocks and bitcoin as a lesson on the dangers of overconfidence, according to market watcher Paul Hickey. Hickey, co-founder of independent research
Bitcoin is for 'toy collectors,' Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari says
Bitcoin is not for serious investors, the head of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve said Thursday. "If you live in any modern advanced economy, I would stick with the dollar, I would stick with the