Bitcoin Network Surpasses 100,000 Nodes, New Data Shows

The total number of Bitcoin nodes has exceeded 100,000 and not 10,000 nodes, as popularly believed.  The confusion over how many nodes are actually in the Bitcoin network is due to incorrect reporting by mainstream cryptocurrency data platforms, as well as a misunderstanding between listening nodes and full nodes. To begin unraveling the confusion between the two, let’s start with the differences between full nodes and listening nodes and then move on to hard data … Continue reading Bitcoin Network Surpasses 100,000 Nodes, New Data Shows