A company roadmap leaked in April 2015 reveals that Chainalysis intends to effectively de-anonymize the virtual currency, something which Mycelium and many others in the Bitcoin ecosystem adamantly op... Read More
The actors (users) and their actions (sending money or assets to somebody else) are recorded on the blockchain. Any disagreement between two counterparties can be traced and proved in a court of law. ... Read More
Compact Block Support
Bitcoin Core 0.13.0 should be available for download on bitcoincore.org and bitcoin.org shortly. (But before downloading, note this safety warning on bitcoin.org.)
Child Pa... Read More
Bitcoin Addrindex is especially useful for applications built on top of Bitcoin's blockchain: these don't need to rely on a (centralized) API to fetch blockchain data. Bitcoin Addrindex currently powe... Read More
Memory pools are the collections of unconfirmed transactions as stored individually by all full nodes. Memory pools fill up in between blocks as new transactions are transmitted over the Bitcoin netwo... Read More
Petro Debut: What We Learned About Venezuela's Cryptocurrency Today
The government of Venezuela published several guides Tuesday in support of the presale for its "petro" cryptocurrency.
Announcing the oil-backed token as a form of legal tender that can be used to
US Securities Regulator Rejects BitConnect Records Request
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has denied a Freedom of Information Request (FOIA) regarding the BitConnect cryptocurrency investment scheme, citing an exemption usually applied to r
Dutch Bank ING Says Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Is An Account Holder
ING Groep NV confirmed Tuesday that cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has an account with the Dutch bank.
According to Bloomberg News and Reuters, a spokesperson for the financial services company a
Report: Japanese Crypto Exchanges Unite to Form Self-Regulatory Group
A group of Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges is reportedly uniting to form a new self-regulatory body in the wake of the recent Coincheck hack.
According to Reuters, which cites unnamed sources clo