The application’s release comes months after the startup announced a patent pledge, saying at the time that it would make its patents and applications available under the Defensive Patent License. The... Read More
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The tone for this third Scaling Bitcoin edition was set with the workshop’s first overview presentation by pr... Read More
Although Bitcoin developers may not view altcoins as serious threats, Zcash CEO and longtime cypherpunk Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn recently warned the Bitcoin community to not become too complacent in the... Read More
With CSV, the refund process can be handled directly on the blockchain. The gist of it is that a 2-of-2 multisignature address will be controlled only by the user after a certain amount of time has pa... Read More
“Blocksafe represents a revolution in managing access to firearms through the creation of a Blockchain for smart gun technology. This will allow gun owners to secure, manage and control access to who ... Read More
Op-Ed: Bitcoin is more akin to the Nasdaq than gold and is not a safe haven asset
"I wish I'd invested in bitcoin," is a response I usually hear when I tell people how much they could have made off the cryptocurrency if they bought it at the start. Just to be clear, if you bought $
Bitcoin SegWit Activation August 1: New Bitcoin Improvement Protocol
A new Bitcoin improvement protocol (BIP) has surfaced from the Core mailing list which includes Barry Silbert’s scaling solution. The yet unnumbered BIP proposes a user-activated soft fork (UASF)
BITPoint Plots Bitcoin Payments in 100,000s of Japanese Stores
Japanese bitcoin startup BITPoint is in discussions with a payment terminal operator to integrate bitcoin payments, a move that could see hundreds of thousands of Japanese retail storefronts to accept
Is The PBOC Stopping The Music On Bitcoin?
I suspect that's why gold is finally beginning to move today, up almost 1%, and among the biggest movers of the day as we head into the long holiday weekend--an indication of some money moving to gold