Bitcoin Network Sees Third Stale Block in Two Weeks
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Network Sees Third Stale Block in Two Weeks

In less than two weeks, the Bitcoin network produced three blocks that did not propagate. The mining anomaly did not create double-spends. Bitcoin Stale Blocks Accelerate on Peak...

Christine Vasileva | 8 months ago
Bitcoin SV, Bitcoin Cash Halvings Spell Doom For Their Miners
Altcoins

Bitcoin SV, Bitcoin Cash Halvings Spell Doom For The Miners

Mining is supposed to be a lucrative activity, earning cryptocurrency by running specialist machines continuously. But for Bitcoin SV (BSV) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH), this simple process...

Christine Vasileva | 10 months ago
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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Hash Rate Now 7x The Size It Was During 2017 ATH

While bitcoin price may be going through a period of consolidation at the moment (and frankly, after the year that was 2019, who isn’t?), the network fundamentals are as strong...

Emilio Janus | 10 months ago
Bitcoin Hashrate Futures to Enable Mining Boom
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Hashrate Futures Coming in 2020, Mining Boom Inbound?

Mining companies may benefit from a growing market for Bitcoin (BTC) derivatives to finance and support their power-hungry operations. In 2019, despite price fluctuations, mining...

Christine Vasileva | 11 months ago
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Bitcoin Price Plunge Came From $1.2B Sell, Data Says Amid Hashrate Row

A giant Bitcoin transaction – possibly a sell-off – caused Bitcoin to drop to lows of under $8000 on September 24. Byte Tree: Exchange Triggered ‘Short Term...

Anja van Oosterhout | 1 year ago
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Altcoin News

Litecoin (LTC) Bleeds Hashes as Miners Abandon Ship

The Litecoin network was a boom-and-bust story in the summer of 2019. Miners started to abandon the coin as soon as the block reward went through a halving on August 5. Litecoin Reward...

Christine Vasileva | 1 year ago
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Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Hash Rate Nearing 100,000,000 TH/s In Historic First

Bitcoin is about to set yet another record as its network’s hash rate explodes in power, despite price trading sideways.  Bitcoin Sets New Record Data from monitoring resource...

Anja van Oosterhout | 1 year ago
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Litecoin Price and Hashrate Diving Down; What’s Next?

Litecoin’s hash rate has declined by over 30% since its block size halving event earlier this month, the latest data shows.  Litecoin Trades At Lows Against USD The increasingly...

Anja van Oosterhout | 1 year ago
What a Bitcoin Transaction Worth $1.4 Billion Means for BTC?
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Transactions Higher in 2019 Than Ever Before

Most attention directed towards bitcoin is focused on price but there are plenty of other metrics to ponder. One sign of growing adoption and usage is BTC transactions which are higher...

Martin Young | 1 year ago
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3 Bitcoin Network Statistics Reach All-Time Highs

Bitcoin price may be losing ground, but its network is now more competitive – and secure – than ever before, new data shows.  Bitcoin Mining Hashrate, Difficulty...

Anja van Oosterhout | 1 year ago
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Bitcoin Hash Rate Nears All-Time High to Drive Price Higher

Bitcoin price drew closer to $9000 May 30 as fundamentals data revealed the network was nearing new records for hash rate, daily transactions, and block size. Fundamentals Drive BTC...

Esther Kim | 1 year ago
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Bitcoin Hashrate Hits 3-Month High: Is BTC Price Next?

Bitcoin hashrate, the computing power of the network, has hit levels last seen in November 2018. Bitmain-operated hashrate, however, has hit its lowest point in the last 16 months. ...

Georgi Georgiev | 2 years ago

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