The roadmap skips the short term issues of:
If Bitcoin block size is not increased via a hard-fork, when the next Bitcoin reward halves, Bitcoin transaction fees may become prohibitively high for ... Read More
1: Zcash and zkSNARKs
Bitcoin, digital currency and blockchain technology experienced another explosive year in 2016. While bitcoin breached the all-time high in USD market cap, several new digital... Read More
Bitcoin Magazine reached out to Bitcoin Core contributor and Ciphrex CEO Eric Lombrozo for further details on how these new changes will affect the flexibility between channels on the Lightning Networ... Read More
A hard fork by Bitcoin Core has also become more likely over the past few weeks.
There are tradeoffs with any selected threshold. Ninety-five percent support requires near-universal consensu... Read More
Similarly, Bitcoin Core developer Jeff Garzik’s BIP 102 (or his similar “BIP 202”), proposes a bump to 2 megabytes. Combines with Segregated Witness, this could effectively provide for up to 4 t... Read More
Thai Bank Pilots Cross-Border Transaction Using Blockchain
Thailand's Bank of Ayudhya PCL successfully conducted a cross-border transaction with a bank in Singapore using a blockchain, it announced Tuesday.
The bank, also known as Krungsri, announced it co
IBM to Hire Blockchain Researchers for French Expansion
Technology giant IBM is hiring nearly 2,000 people in France - and many of them will be focusing on blockchain technology, chief executive Virginia Rometty said Wednesday.
In an interview with Fren
Bitcoin drops 9%, now back below $8,000
Bitcoin extended a two-week sell off Wednesday, falling below $8,000 to its lowest level since mid April. The digital currency dropped 8.7 percent to a low of $7,512.43 as of 12:30 p.m. ET,
As bitcoin plunges, mega-bull Tom Lee stands by his $25,000 target
Fundstrat's Tom Lee is standing his ground on bitcoin soaring to $25,000. On Wednesday, the cryptocurrency plunged below $8,000 and traded at around $7,500, essentially giving up most of the gains