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
Genesis Mining's Krohn explained:
What do AntPool's Jihan Wu, Genesis Mining's Marco Krohn, HaoBTC's Eric Mu and Slush Pool's Marek Palatinus expect of the halving?
“During my trip in West... 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
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
When explaining the full picture of the block size debate, Lombrozo made the point that the non-technical Bitcoin community (likely a reference to Bitcoin subreddits) may not have had the full picture... Read More
You’ve Never Seen a Bluetooth Speaker Cuter Than the UE Wonderboom
People always ask me to recommend a portable Bluetooth speaker, and I reflexively mention the same one every time: the UE Boom. The latest version of this portable powerhouse, the UE Boom 2, provide
Digital Currency Exchange ShapeShift Raises $10.4 Million Series A
Digital currency exchange startup ShapeShift has closed a $10.4m Series A.
Led by Berlin-based Earlybird Venture Capital, the round included participation from Lakestar, Blockchain Capital, Pan
The real story of bitcoin
You donât have to look far to find a death knell for bitcoin. In fact, thereâs a whole site dedicated to trackingÂ such proclamations. These prognostications are loud and frequent but each is
Stellar Announces Second Round of Lumen Giveaway to Bitcoin and Ripple Communities
Stellar, the cryptocurrency platform with global financial inclusion as its mission has announced the upcoming Bitcoin-Lumen giveaway program. The program that strives to increase the participation