Bitcoin Technology

Could Human-Readable Addresses Make Bitcoin Better?

By now every crypto trader has experienced the anxiety of sending funds from one wallet address to another. You first copy paste the long string of letters and numbers, then double check five times...

Toju Omet | Jun 02, 2018 | 23:00
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Bitcoin Gets First Lightning Network Wallet App on Android

The first Bitcoin wallet featuring full Lightning...

Wilma Woo | Jun 01, 2018 | 16:00
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Unmasking Satoshi Nakamoto: Laszlo Hanyecz Says Bitcoin Creator was...

Laszlo Hanyecz has provided some insight into the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jun 01, 2018 | 00:00
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4 Lies Your Economics Professor Will Tell You About Bitcoin

Stop trying to reinvent the monetary wheel with...

Allen Scott | May 31, 2018 | 21:00
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Nobel-Winning Nocoiner Economist Calls Bitcoin a Failed Experiment

Robert Shiller, who won the Nobel Memorial Prize in...

Georgi Georgiev | May 23, 2018 | 11:00
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Blockchaineum 2.0 Conference Unveils Agenda & Speakers

The full agenda and speakers have been revealed for...

Allen Scott | May 16, 2018 | 21:00
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Move Over Ethereum: RSK to Enable Smart Contracts on Bitcoin...

Smart contracts and off-chain computing are coming to...

Adam James | May 15, 2018 | 19:00
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Street Artist Nets $1000 From Bitcoin QR Codes in His Murals

French street artist, Pascal Boyart is taking bitcoin...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 10, 2018 | 06:00
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Chinese Bitcoin Mining Giant Set for $1 Billion IPO in Hong Kong

Unconfirmed reports indicate that Canaan Creative is...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 09, 2018 | 21:00
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How Easy Is It to Own Your Own Online Casino?

Have you ever played games at an online casino and wondered just how hard or easy it is to own an online casino? Most of us have at some point or other. After all, owning an online...

Bitcoinist.net | Apr 26, 2018 | 14:00
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Nick Szabo: 3 Things Bitcoin Needs to Improve

Bitcoin pioneer Nick Szabo said cryptocurrency should make four “most important improvements” in the coming years as Bitcoin’s fortunes reverse this month. Spotlight On Technical...

Wilma Woo | Apr 25, 2018 | 19:00
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Bitcoin Lightning Network Matures With Record 2000 Nodes, $150K...

The Lightning Network has almost doubled the amount its capacity in two weeks this month as more and more users expand the protocol. Lightning: 2 Weeks, 2x Capacity Data showing...

Wilma Woo | Apr 23, 2018 | 09:30
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Coincards Brings Bitcoin Lightning Network Payments To Amazon

Canadian consumers can now purchase practically anything with Bitcoin instantly and at near-zero transaction fees after gift card merchant Coincards.ca rolled out support for the...

Wilma Woo | Apr 10, 2018 | 12:00
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Bitcoin is ‘Financial Dynamite’ – Saifedean Ammous...

Bitcoinist spoke with Saifedean Ammous...

Allen Scott | Apr 06, 2018 | 12:00
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Vitalik Buterin Comments on Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash Debate

The 24 year old developer live-tweeted about a debate...

Matthew Hrones | Apr 04, 2018 | 03:00
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Bitcoin Lightning Hits Record Node Count, Reaches $70k Capacity

The Lightning Network (LN) can now accept over 10...

Wilma Woo | Apr 01, 2018 | 12:00
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Indie Movie to Debut on Qtum Blockchain, Airdrop Tokens to Viewers

A movie about an ex-computer hacker and some stolen...

Emilio Janus | Mar 30, 2018 | 19:30
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Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Gets Charged With 7 New...

Few things in the cryptocurrency space are as...

Adam James | Mar 27, 2018 | 21:00
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Andreas Antonopoulos: 4 Things Bitcoin Needs Plus a Hard Fork in 2018

In his latest Q&A on March 24th, 2018, Bitcoin...

Melanie Kramer | Mar 26, 2018 | 20:00
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Send $10,000 for 1 Cent: Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit ‘Unfairly...

Bitcoin (BTC) transaction fees are at a major low...

Melanie Kramer | Mar 25, 2018 | 17:00
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Bitcoin’s SegWit Alone is Outnumbering All Bitcoin Cash...

On March 22, BitMEX Research published a follow-up...

Adam James | Mar 25, 2018 | 11:00
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Lightning Network Can ‘Redefine Global Trade’ By 2021 as...

Blockstream has unveiled a Lightning Network app or ‘Lapp’ as the user-friendliness of the revolutionary Bitcoin technology continues to increase. Blockstream Takes On...

Wilma Woo | Mar 23, 2018 | 12:30
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This Tiny Altcoin Proves There’s Light at the End of the Crypto...

The bullish cryptocurrency year of 2017 has attracted a vast range of worldwide projects and attention. Now that this industry has a $300+ Billion market capitalization, there’s one...

Bitcoinist.net | Mar 18, 2018 | 03:00