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
Bitcoin briefly plunges below $2,100 as upward momentum fades
Bitcoin briefly dropped more than $700 from a record high in less than two days, after a week of intense speculation by traders and investors. The digital currency plunged nearly 12 percent
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Is the Crypto Asset Class Finally Coming Into its Own?
It's no secret that bitcoin, ether and other cryptocurrencies have been on a tear.
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Three reasons why this bitcoin surge is not the same
Bitcoin's exponential surge is different this time around, most digital currency investors and software developers say. To many, the enthusiasm resembles the rush into technology stocks before