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Bitcoin Public Full Node Count Surpasses 10,000

New data released by Coin Dance this week shows that the number of bitcoin public nodes made a significant jump. The reported 10,094 public nodes places the total number back over...

Emilio Janus | Nov 20, 2018 | 12:00
3.2 GB Block Sizes: Developers Bash Bitcoin Climate Change 'Fake News'
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3.2 GB Block Sizes: Developers Bash Bitcoin Climate Change Study as...

Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd joined the backlash against a “fake news” report about Bitcoin’s impact on global warming October 29. This occurred after multiple appearances...

Wilma Woo | Oct 30, 2018 | 03:45
BitMEX: Not Competing with Bitcoin Core?
Bitcoin core

BitMEX: Not Competing with Bitcoin Core?

An article appeared on the BitMEX blog this week comparing competition to the Bitcoin Core software project. It concluded that, even if the Bitcoin Core repository were hijacked or...

Emilio Janus | Oct 17, 2018 | 21:00
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Drivechain Launch Promises Easy Bitcoin Sidechains

On Tuesday, September 25th, Paul Sztorc announced the first Drivechain release on testnet. Drivechain promises to radically reshape the cryptocurrency industry by allowing multiple...

Erich Grant | Sep 26, 2018 | 23:00
Bitcoin Technology

John Newbery: I’m Responsible For ‘Worst Bitcoin Bug...

Bitcoin Core developers have decried infighting between Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporters after John Newbery claimed responsibility for last week’s CVE-2018-17144...

Wilma Woo | Sep 24, 2018 | 07:00
Bitcoin Bug
Bitcoin

Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers

Bitcoin Core developers urged all nodes to implement a patch on Friday, September 21, in order to prevent the exploitation of a recently discovered bug in the Bitcoin protocol. The...

Bitcoinist | Sep 23, 2018 | 07:00
Bitcoin Core
Bitcoin Technology

‘Very Scary’: Bitcoin Core Developers Confirm Duplicate...

Bitcoin developers released a new version of the Bitcoin Core client September 18 after fixing a “very scary” bug which could have seen a malicious party take many nodes offline...

Wilma Woo | Sep 19, 2018 | 09:00
coinmarketcap
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Accused of ‘Abusing Trust,’ Coinmarketcap May Now Let You...

Cryptocurrency monitoring site Coinmarketcap appears to be mulling the idea of allowing users to vote on which assets it should track. Users Could Influence Listings In a Twitter...

Wilma Woo | Sep 13, 2018 | 21:00
Bitcoin mining
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‘Miners Are Miners Again’: Bitcoin Core Dev Launches...

Bitcoin core developer Matt Corallo has launched a mining protocol, which aims to increase decentralization as Bitcoin mining becomes increasingly monopolized. [Editor’s note...

Wilma Woo | Jul 03, 2018 | 13:00
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Hard Forks May Kill Bitcoin in 100 Years, Says Nobel Laureate

American Nobel Laureate, economist, academic, and best-selling author Robert Shiller claims Bitcoin may be extinct in 100 years — and hard forks will be to blame.  A Big Forking...

Adam James | May 31, 2018 | 12:00
Bitcoin core

‘Roger Ver is Our Best Advocate’ – Bitcoin Core...

A group of developers have embraced the Bitcoin Core monicker perpetuated by Bitcoin Cash’s Roger Ver and have launched a cryptocurrency under the same name calling it the real open...

Allen Scott | May 28, 2018 | 10:00
Bitcoin

Streisand Effect? Bitcoin Node Count Surged After Hard Fork

The total number of Bitcoin Core nodes currently stands at 9,499, marking an impressive surge since the Bitcoin Cash hard-fork that occurred on August 1st of last year. Bitcoin Node...

Allen Scott | Mar 01, 2018 | 06:00

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