More and more blockchains may be forking, but developers still don’t think they’ve quite found the best way to execute the upgrade.
Jameson Lopp, the outspoken Bitcoin commentator and BitGo engineer, has fallen victim to what appears to be an incident of “swatting“. He suspects he may have been targeted for his views on the New York Agreement signed this summer which, i…
Bitcoin developers are making progress on Schnorr, a function for aggregating signatures and in turn, a way to increase the capacity of the network.
Should bitcoin’s technology change to accommodate merchant users? New data from one of the network’s biggest startups is fueling the debate.
The Lightning Network isn’t yet live on bitcoin, but that doesn’t mean developers aren’t theorizing the kinds of ambitious apps that it could enable.
With a lull in activity, what’s really going on under the Segwit2x hood? According to many developers, now is the calm before the storm.
A soon-to-be-launched cryptocurrency based on an acclaimed white paper is considering a novel strategy for future blockchain upgrades.
The percentage of Segregated Witness (SegWit)-enabled bitcoin transactions has surpassed the seven percent mark, as SegWit continues to scale the bitcoin network drastically beyond the capability of a 2MB block size increase. According to various bitcoin data providers including Blockchain.info, the average bitcoin block size has been at around 0.9MB and the size of the […]
One of the more theoretical attempts at scaling blockchain networks is taking steps toward launching it’s own network for further testing.
Ethereum’s answer to bitcoin’s Lightning Network will have one notable difference – a publicly traded token to be sold in a Dutch auction in October.
The developers behind Raiden Network have launched an early, simplified version of the scaling solution on the ethereum test network.
Bitcoin Core’s latest software includes optimizations designed to boost SegWit, a scaling upgrade that’s still slowly rolling out across the network.
A look at bitcoin’s scaling debate and what the history of money can teach us about the best path forward for protocol development.
The chaos of bitcoin’s scaling debate has pushed other public protocol’s consensus mechanisms into a more strict and orderly framework.
It’s been over forty-eight days since the hard fork, and the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network is alive and well. Also Read: Bitcoin Exchange BTCC to Halt Trading as Regulatory Storm Brews in China Five Different Development Teams Are Working With the Bitcoin Cash Project As the blockchain’s days continue, BCH developers have been revealing the upcoming […]