Lightning Network
Bitcoin core

Lightning Network Crosses 100 Nodes, SegWit Nears 20% Dominance

The Lightning Network (LN) mainnet has almost doubled its node count and capacity in days as Bitcoin users rapidly switch on to its benefits. Lightning: Core Enthusiasm Yet To Become Ubiquitous Data...

Wilma Woo | Jan 22, 2018 | 09:30
Bitcoin core

Greg Maxwell Exits Blockstream As Lightning Network Sparks Warnings

Bitcoin Core developer and Blockstream co-founder Greg...

Wilma Woo | Jan 19, 2018 | 22:30
Bitcoin core

SegWit Wallet Support is Coming to Bitcoin Core

A new pull request will likely see SegWit included in...

Wilma Woo | Jan 11, 2018 | 16:45
Bitcoin core

The Biggest Mining Pool is Now Signaling to Keep Bitcoin Whole

BIP91 blocks have been successfully mined by BiXin and...

Matthew Tompkins | Jul 17, 2017 | 11:00
Bitcoin core

Adam Back: Blockstream ‘Has No Patents Related To SegWit’

Blockstream CEO Adam Back has refuted claims by...

Wilma Woo | May 01, 2017 | 12:00
Bitcoin core

Bug or Feature? Bitmain’s ‘Misunderstanding’...

Following the AsicBoost controversy, Bitmain has now...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 28, 2017 | 13:00
Bitcoin core

Charlie Shrem: ‘It’s Not About The Technology Anymore...

Bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem shared his views...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 25, 2017 | 09:00
Bitcoin core

ViaBTC Explains Why They Don’t Support SegWit

ViaBTC’s latest blog post sheds some light on why...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 19, 2017 | 12:00
Bitcoin core

Bitcoin Companies Supporting SegWit UASF: 12, Opposed: 0

These companies are in favor of SegWit via a User...

Antonio Madeira | Apr 11, 2017 | 15:00
Bitcoin core

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
Bitcoin price hard fork
Bitcoin core

Bitcoin Price Hits 60-Day Low as Hard Fork Fears Loom

The Bitcoin community is not enjoying their weekend, thus far, as the Bitcoin price continues to fall as the week comes to a close. Bitcoin value approaches $900 USD as a major player...

Evander Smart | Mar 25, 2017 | 11:00
Bitcoin core

6 Reasons to Run a Bitcoin Full Node

Running a Bitcoin full node isn’t just for mining pools and companies. Today, we’re going to outline 6 reasons why the average user should also consider running their own...

Antonio Madeira | Mar 18, 2017 | 08:00
Bitcoin core

Bitcoin Unlimited Support Overtakes SegWit For the First Time

The percentage of blocks that are signaling support for Bitcoin Unlimited has surpassed Segregated Witness, making it the most popular scaling solution at the moment.  Scaling Bitcoin...

Antonio Madeira | Feb 05, 2017 | 11:30
Bitcoin core

SegWit Won’t Happen, Says Influential Chinese Bitcoin Investor

SegWit is all but doomed and Bitcoin Core has no...

Jon Southurst | Nov 23, 2016 | 23:34
Bitcoin core

Core Developer: Chinese Attack on Bitcoin Core Doubtful, a self-reported objective information...

Justin OConnell | Aug 19, 2016 | 05:00
Bitcoin core

Andresen’s Commit Access Hangs in Balance Following Wright Exit

Gavin Andresen has been a part of the Bitcoin...

Justin OConnell | May 07, 2016 | 05:00
Breaking News

Peter Todd Exposes MIT ChainAnchor Project That Enables Tracking...

In a surprising development on Wednesday, Bitcoin...

Ryan Strauss | Apr 22, 2016 | 02:00
Bitcoin core

Bitcoin Core 0.12.1 Released, Focus on Block Size Scalability

Bitcoin Core has announced the release of a new...

Nigel Dollentas | Apr 20, 2016 | 06:00
Bitcoin core

C-Bit Altcoin Highlights Everything Wrong With the Bitcoin Community

We’ve seen the Bitcoin scaling debate rise in...

Tyson O'Ham | Apr 02, 2016 | 06:00
Bitcoin core

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

C-bit is an “exact clone” of Bitcoin Core .12 with...

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

Coinbase CEO: Core Team is a “Systemic Threat”

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

Evan Faggart | Mar 04, 2016 | 18:03
Breaking News

Core Dev Dashjr Anticipates Mass Miner Exodus

03 March 2016 – Dashjr, Bitcoin Core Developer, has made a novel proposal to solve the risk associated with the upcoming Bitcoin halving in July on development mailing lists. Instead...

Tyson O'Ham | Mar 03, 2016 | 12:39
Breaking News

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

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