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Bitcoin Politics

C-bit: Bitcoin Core .12 ‘Clone’ Aims to End Block Size...

C-bit is an “exact clone” of Bitcoin Core .12 with one small modification aimed at ending the block size debate. This Core clone has a 2MB block size built into the source code. Developers say...

Bitcoin PR Buzz | Mar 17, 2016 | 13:00
Bitcoin Politics

BitHope Speaks: Scalability and the Future of NGOs

The BitHope Foundation is the first Bulgarian...

Evan Faggart | Mar 08, 2016 | 06:00
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoin Giants Swing at Core Devs Amid Controversy

The block size battle dominated yet another week in...

Evan Faggart | Mar 07, 2016 | 13:27
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoin Devs Could Learn a Lot from BSD

There’s never been a whirlwind of politics...

Tyson O'Ham | Mar 06, 2016 | 06:00
Bitcoin Politics

Coinbase CEO: Core Team is a “Systemic Threat”

Editor’s Note: This article has been modified to...

Evan Faggart | Mar 04, 2016 | 18:03
Bitcoin Politics

Block Size Blues: Confirmation Times Rising as 1 MB Limit Looms

On February 29, BitGo engineer Jameson Lopp tweeted a...

Evan Faggart | Mar 01, 2016 | 06:00
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoin Classic Drama Hits New Highs, Debate Continues

Bitcoin Classic has been a point of controversy since...

Evan Faggart | Feb 29, 2016 | 12:15
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Bitcoin Classic Gaining Steam

This past week saw a lot of hot news stories coming...

Evan Faggart | Feb 29, 2016 | 06:00
Bitcoin Politics

 The Vanbex Report: Digital Revolution, Will Bitcoin Survive?

The Vanbex Report is a periodic summary of the...

Evan Faggart | Feb 24, 2016 | 16:00
Roundtable
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Core Devs and Classic Adopters Alike Disagree With Roundtable...

February 20, 2016 – Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong reacts, along with various bitcoin developers, as well as the Co-Founder of Blockstream to the 18-hour long “Consensus...

Tyson O'Ham | Feb 20, 2016 | 23:17
money laundering, euro
Breaking News

European Commission to Bring Bitcoin Exchanges Under AML Directive to...

Bitcoin exchanges in Europe are soon to be regulated under the scope of Europe’s Anti-Money Laundering Directive. The European Commission issued a statement late Tuesday night...

Ryan Strauss | Feb 03, 2016 | 02:10
Andreson
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Bitcoin In-Fighting Doesn’t Matter: Gavin Andresen Weighs in

January 30, 2016 – Gavin Andresen, former head Bitcoin Core maintainer, posted a short treatise on the issue of consensus infighting among the Bitcoin implementations on the Svbtle...

Tyson O'Ham | Jan 30, 2016 | 04:24
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoin Classic’s Magical Mystery Tour

Michael Toomim, a main proponent of Bitcoin Classic, and brother of main developer, recently made enlightening comments in a Slack developer channel dedicated to Bitcoin Core. Also...

Justin OConnell | Jan 20, 2016 | 08:00
Breaking News

The War on Bitcoin Has Only Just Begun With Mike Hearn Leaving

Unlike what people might believe right now, Bitcoin...

Jp Buntinx | Jan 19, 2016 | 03:28
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Mike Hearn has Fled the Building

What started out as a relatively quiet week ended in...

Evan Faggart | Jan 18, 2016 | 08:00
Bitcoin Politics

KnCMiner Endorses Bitcoin Classic

At least one major Bitcoin mining firm has endorsed...

Justin OConnell | Jan 17, 2016 | 08:00
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoin Core Releases Statement on Hard vs Soft Forks

Bitcoin Core, an “open source software project that...

Nigel Dollentas | Jan 11, 2016 | 08:00
Bitcoin Politics

The Bitcoin Foundation Unveils 2016 Plan, Might Shut Down Instead

The Bitcoin Foundation has recently divulged its goals...

Justin OConnell | Jan 10, 2016 | 08:00
Bitcoin Politics

Bitcoin Core Statement: “Capacity Increases for the Bitcoin...

Bitcoin Core is at the center of Bitcoin; changes...

Nigel Dollentas | Jan 01, 2016 | 12:00
Bitcoin Politics

John McAfee Doesn’t Think Bitcoin Is The Digital Currency Of...

Presidential candidate John McAfee, who has had a...

Justin OConnell | Dec 31, 2015 | 08:00
Bitcoin Politics

Coinbase Tests Bitcoin XT, Gets Removed From Bitcoin.org

According to CEO Brian Armstrong, Coinbase is now...

Justin OConnell | Dec 29, 2015 | 16:00
Bitcoin Politics

The Bitcoin Foundation is Dead, and That’s Probably a Good...

It looks like the Bitcoin Foundation might finally be dead. At least, that’s according to Olivier Janssens, one of the more recent additions to the Foundation’s board of...

Evan Faggart | Dec 16, 2015 | 08:00
Bitcoin Politics

Daniel Krawisz: Bitcoin Skeptics Have Pretty Terrible Arguments

Bitcoinist chatted with a good friend of ours this past weekend. Daniel Krawisz an activist and prominent voice in the digital currency space who once drew some cool comics here at our...

Jamie Redman | Dec 15, 2015 | 08:00