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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
unlimited
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
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Bitcoin core

SegWit Won’t Happen, Says Influential Chinese Bitcoin Investor

SegWit is all but doomed and Bitcoin Core has no roadmap for scaling beyond the slight bump it allows, Chinese mining investor Jiang Zhuo’er has claimed. Also read: Force of Will...

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

Core Developer: Chinese Attack on Bitcoin Core Doubtful

Bitcoin.org, a self-reported objective information site in the Bitcoin space, has warned that the Bitcoin Core wallet — the official wallet of Bitcoin — is ripe for an...

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

Andresen’s Commit Access Hangs in Balance Following Wright Exit

Gavin Andresen has been a part of the Bitcoin community since the very beginning. As one of the earliest contributors Satoshi’s original code, Andresen was entrusted with 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 developer Peter Todd released information around MIT’s ChainAnchor project. ChainAnchor supposedly involves enticing miners with...

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

Bitcoin Core 0.12.1 Released, Focus on Block Size Scalability

Bitcoin Core has announced the release of a new update, Bitcoin Core 0.12.1. Focusing on scalability, this follows the “Capacity Increases Roadmap” they detailed December 23rd of...

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

C-Bit Altcoin Highlights Everything Wrong With the Bitcoin Community

We’ve seen the Bitcoin scaling debate rise in fervor, come to a head, and die down without a substantial resolution. Many of its by-products are much maligned by the community, but...

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

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...

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

Coinbase CEO: Core Team is a “Systemic Threat”

Editor’s Note: This article has been modified to correct a misquote. This article originally quoted Brian Armstrong as saying that the Core team was a “Systematic”...

Evan Faggart | Mar 04, 2016 | 18:03
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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
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
Classic
Bitcoin core

Classic Fork Release Launches Consensus Hysteria

We’ve had a few days to see effects of Bitcoin Classic’s late beta release, and they’re surprisingly powerful. In the past week, Coinbase has adopted Classic, and...

Tyson O'Ham | Feb 12, 2016 | 08:00
Garzik
Breaking News

Bitcoin Developer Jeff Garzik Launches Enterprise Blockchain Support...

February 11, 2016 – Jeff Garzik, Bitcoin and former RHEL developer, has launched an enterprise blockchain technology startup, Bloq inc. The Company Operates in a similar way to Red...

Tyson O'Ham | Feb 11, 2016 | 06:16
Andreson
Breaking News

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
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Bitcoin Core Launches Social Media Presence

January 23, 2016 – Bitcoin Core launches Social media accounts as well as a public Slack in an attempt to interface more directly with the community. This follows a controversial...

Tyson O'Ham | Jan 23, 2016 | 23:09

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