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Consensus Bombshell Sees Bitcoin SegWit Slated For September

An exhausting day at Consensus 2017 has culminated in Barry Silbert seemingly guiding major industry figures towards activating SegWit. Silbert’s SegWit Scheme Pays Off? In a...

Wilma Woo | May 23, 2017 | 03:00
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Barry Silbert’s ‘Compromise’ to Scale Bitcoin Nets...

Entrepreneur and cryptocurrency fund creator Barry...

Wilma Woo | May 18, 2017 | 14:00
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Adam Back: Blockstream ‘Has No Patents Related To SegWit’

Blockstream CEO Adam Back has refuted claims by...

Wilma Woo | May 01, 2017 | 12:00
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Charlie Shrem: ‘It’s Not About The Technology Anymore...

Bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem shared his views...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 25, 2017 | 09:00
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Core Dev Maxwell: UASF ‘Does Not Measure Up To Standard’

Bitcoin core developer Greg Maxwell has newly outlined...

Wilma Woo | Apr 14, 2017 | 09:00
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Bitcoin Miners Raked in Over $2 Billion Since 2008

According to a new study published by the Cambridge...

Vishal S. | Apr 12, 2017 | 15:00
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Litecoin Aiming for User-Activated Soft Fork Amid Rumors of SegWit...

Litecoin creator Charlie Lee has appealed to the...

Wilma Woo | Apr 10, 2017 | 05:00
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ASICBOOST: Bitmain to Respond ‘Soon’ to Exploit...

Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu has vowed to respond...

Wilma Woo | Apr 06, 2017 | 05:00
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These 27 Companies Support Bitcoin Unlimited, 44 Oppose

While Bitcoin Unlimited is gaining traction among...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 05, 2017 | 12:00
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Price of Bitcoin’s ‘Lite’ Brother is Soaring as...

Two cases for Segregated Witness (SegWit) activation via different channels are moving closer to reality this week for Bitcoin. Meanwhile, Litecoin is getting closer to its own SW...

Wilma Woo | Apr 03, 2017 | 09:00
Blocks
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On-Peak Or Off-Peak? Blocks Emptier & Spam-Free on Weekends

Bitcoin blocks are markedly less full at the weekend than during the week, with waiting times and fees lowering accordingly. ‘Legitimate’ Block Uses No Issue On Weekends...

Wilma Woo | Apr 02, 2017 | 08:00
SegWit
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Adam Back to Jihan Wu: SegWit Not ‘Complicated,’ Fixes...

Hashcash inventor Adam Back has said Segregated Witness (SegWit) “fixes” an original bug in Bitcoin from creator Satoshi Nakamoto. Back: SegWit ‘Fixes Satoshi Bug’ As...

Wilma Woo | Mar 31, 2017 | 08:00
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Canada Bitcoin Letter Rejects Hard Fork, Warns of ‘Irreparable...

Canada’s Bitcoin ecosystem has become the latest major sector of the industry to signal its rejection of a potential Bitcoin hard fork. Canada Group: Hard Fork Would...

Wilma Woo | Mar 28, 2017 | 05:30
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Bitcoin Unlimited ‘Sets The Rulers’ For Bitcoin –...

Andreas Antonopoulos has warned about Bitcoin...

Wilma Woo | Mar 26, 2017 | 08:00
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Large Tokyo Bitcoin Meetup Turnout Includes Jihan Wu, Core Supporters

Wednesday saw the largest Tokyo Bitcoin meetup “in...

Wilma Woo | Mar 23, 2017 | 18:00
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Roger Ver Confirms He’ll Sell His Bitcoin: 130K BTU Trade a...

Roger Ver has received a pre-hard fork trade offer...

Wilma Woo | Mar 22, 2017 | 05:00
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Could This Be The End For Bitcoin Unlimited?

20 Bitcoin Exchanges have agreed to list Bitcoin...

Brian Yim | Mar 17, 2017 | 23:30
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How to Prepare for a Bitcoin Hard Fork

Worried about being stuck on the wrong side of a...

Antonio Madeira | Mar 14, 2017 | 12:00
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Schism Inevitable? Biggest Mining Pool Switches to Bitcoin Unlimited

Antpool is officially switching to Bitcoin Unlimited...

Wilma Woo | Mar 13, 2017 | 04:30
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Winkle-loss: Top 5 Reactions to Bitcoin’s Historic ETF...

As Bitcoin holds firm following the SEC rejection of...

Wilma Woo | Mar 11, 2017 | 10:00
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Bitcoin Unlimited’s 200 New Nodes’ Authenticity Falls...

Bitcoin Unlimited is under suspicion this...

Wilma Woo | Feb 17, 2017 | 07:00
DCG
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‘Dangerous, Reckless’: DCG’s SegWit Reflections Get...

As the debate on segregated witness (SegWit) rolls on, Bitcoin Think editor Beautyon has hit out at critics of the technology, in particular, the Digital Currency Group (DCG). DCG A...

William Suberg | Feb 12, 2017 | 14:00
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Nick Szabo: Lightning Would Help Bitcoin Retain Censorship Resistance

Smart contracts and digital currency pioneer Nick Szabo has added his voice to the Blockchain scaling debate, stating that the Blockchain itself cannot handle card network transaction...

William Suberg | Feb 10, 2017 | 03:01

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