Growing Support for Segwit2x Amid BIP 148 UASF Concerns
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Back from the Dead – Segwit2x Fork Announced for Later This...

The New York Agreement, also known as Segwit2x, was planned for mid-November but was canceled in the weeks leading up. But just recently, the fork is set to launch again. The...

Matthew Hrones | Dec 27, 2017 | 04:30
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Roger Ver: I Made Andreas Antonopoulos A Millionaire owner Roger Ver has once again come under fire from his own alleged supporters on social media after making contentious statements. ‘I Suspect Andreas Is Pretty...

Wilma Woo | Dec 18, 2017 | 03:30
Devices Consume More Energy Than Needed
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5 Ways to Solve the Bitcoin Mining Energy Crisis

There has been a lot of talk in the news recently about how much energy Bitcoin mining uses and its potential impact on the environment. Today we explore just how much energy Bitcoin...

Mark Fidelman | Dec 11, 2017 | 19:45
Bait and Switch? Controversial Wallet Defaults to Bitcoin Cash
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Bait and Switch? Controversial Wallet Defaults to Bitcoin...

The Bitcoin wallet provided by is defaulting to Bitcoin clone Bitcoin Cash (BCH) instead of Bitcoin (BTC). Users sending Bitcoins to a BCH address could potentially lose...

Matthew Tompkins | Nov 20, 2017 | 18:15
Reddit Bitcoin Wizard Set To Get Own Wall Street Journal Ad
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Reddit Bitcoin Wizard Set To Get Own Wall Street Journal Ad

The Bitcoin Wizard on the Wall Street Journal is a crowdsourced attempt to place a Bitcoin advert in the newspaper, calling itself an ITO or Initial Troll Offering. The Bitcoin wizard...

Matthew Tompkins | Nov 16, 2017 | 10:15
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Bitcoin Clashic? Bitcoin Cash ‘Malicious Fork’ Turns...

A “malicious fork” of Bitcoin Cash has resulted in an increasingly bizarre social media war between the old and new chains. A New Bitcoin Clash Classic Is Born? Bitcoin Cash, just...

Wilma Woo | Nov 15, 2017 | 10:00
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/r/Bitcoin Reaches 400,000 Subscribers

The Bitcoin-focused subreddit /r/Bitcoin reached 400,000 subscribers on the 9th of November this year. The subreddit /r/Bitcoin marked the occasion of reaching their 400,00th...

Matthew Tompkins | Nov 09, 2017 | 10:30
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Ghost In The Machine? Hard Forks Live On For &...

SegWit2x ‘FUD’ is already surfacing as some industry players react in unusual ways to the death of the Bitcoin hard fork. Ver Forces 100% Bitcoin Cash On The multitude...

Wilma Woo | Nov 09, 2017 | 07:00
BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended
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BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended

After months of discussions, debate and chaos in the bitcoin community, supporters of the controversial SegWit2X hard fork have just announced that the split will be suspended and put...

Brian Yim | Nov 08, 2017 | 13:15
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Bitcoin Pioneer Nick Szabo Declares Opposition to SegWit2x

Blockchain, cryptocurrency and smart contracts pioneer Nick Szabo has become the latest high-profile figure to declare his opposition to SegWit2x. Nick ‘No2X’ Szabo...

Wilma Woo | Nov 08, 2017 | 04:07
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‘You Can Buy a Fraction of a Bitcoin’ Has Started The...

Bitcoinist spoke with Cryptograffiti, who runs one of the most popular crypto art design and merchandise companies in the space under the same name. Cryptograffiti reveals what is the...

Allen Scott | Nov 03, 2017 | 07:00
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Segwit Activated: How it Works & What’s Next for Bitcoin

Segregated Witness, or Segwit, has finally been activated by a super majority of the current hashpower on the Bitcoin network. Segwit fixes many bugs currently in the protocol, and...

Matthew Hrones | Aug 25, 2017 | 04:00

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