Blockstream satellite bitcoin
Bitcoin Technology

Blockstream Satellite Now Means Most Of The World Can Use Bitcoin...

Blockchain technology company Blockstream revealed the second phase of its satellite-based Bitcoin communications project Blockstream Satellite this week. Satellite Coverage Expands...

Esther Kim | Dec 18, 2018 | 14:00
Bitcoin Lightning Network
Bitcoin Technology

Bitcoin Lightning Network Capacity Quadruples Since November

Lightning Network continues to grow at a phenomenal rate, with capacity now topping 460 BTC, and a reported 16,000+ channels. Lightning Network Sees Accelerating Growth It feels like...

Emilio Janus | Dec 06, 2018 | 08:00
Bitcoin full node
Bitcoin Technology

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
Bitcoin

At 100 BTC And 12k Channels, The Lightning Network is Larger Than...

The Lightning Network for Bitcoin became bigger than any time in history this month as capacity reached 100 BTC ($730,000) in a new first. Participants Break New Barriers Data from...

Wilma Woo | Sep 04, 2018 | 12:00
DCC: Distributed Banking, Future of the Financial Industry
News

Room For Creatives, Distributed New Economy Is Growing In Capacity

Creatives from multiple industries and those on the other side of the transaction – buyers and consumers of content, may soon do business on a single platform. Within the Zeepin...

Bitcoinist | Aug 16, 2018 | 08:00
Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash Development is a Ghost Town, GitHub Data Reveals

Bitcoin Cash continues to receive criticism of its network setup as bitPico’s “stress test” unearths what the group describes as possible “fake decentralization.” Empty...

Wilma Woo | Jul 16, 2018 | 20:00
News

Bitcoin Cash: BitPico ‘Stress Test’ Claims To Show Node...

A new discovery in BitPico’s “stress test” on Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has allegedly unearthed further evidence of the altcoin’s centralization. Nodes ‘In Same Server...

Wilma Woo | Jul 10, 2018 | 13:00
Bitcoin cash hard fork
Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash Still Missing 13% of Its Nodes 2 Weeks After Hard Fork

Two weeks after its hard fork, 13% of Bitcoin Cash nodes are still running old software which is incompatible with the rest of its network, data reveals. Theories Emerge Over Rogue BCH...

Wilma Woo | May 28, 2018 | 20:00
Bitcoinist_NodeCounter
Breaking News

NodeCounter Removes Duplicate Bitcoin Nodes From The Equation

Bitcoin nodes are an interesting trend to keep an eye on, as the digital currency’s network needs a lot of active nodes around the world to relay transactions. Up until this point...

Jp Buntinx | Feb 21, 2016 | 08:10
Classic
Bitcoin

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

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