Tag Archives: core

Nodecounter Directs Its Hashrate at’s Mining Pool
  The bitcoin data website, which also helps manage a mining operation at Nicehash, has announced they are switching mining pools from [...]
We Can Now Use Visa to Pay Bitcoin Network Transaction Fees
  For several years now Blockstream and Core supporters have been advocating a “fee market” and having full blocks all the time. Many have even gone [...]
Fierce Debate Only Natural In Open Source Developments Like Bitcoin
  Bitcoin was released to the public as an open source project that allows anyone in the world to not only transact in a decentralized manner, but [...]
Bitcoin Magazine’s Top 6 Tech Trends of 2016
  Bitcoin, digital currency and blockchain technology experienced another explosive year in 2016. While bitcoin breached the all-time high in USD [...]
Core Founder Member Departures Highlight Cracks in The R3 Facade
  It appears the R3 blockchain consortium has bitten off a lot more than it can chew. Or to be more precise, they are tackling this whole concept from [...]
Meet Bitcoin Unlimited Developer Andrew Stone recently chatted with Bitcoin Unlimited (BU) developer Andrew Stone to discuss the alternative client and the current block size debate. [...]
Why ViaBTC Rejects SegWit Soft Fork in Favor of Block Size Hard Fork: Interview With Haipo Yang
  Set to offer an effective block size limit increase, a transaction malleability fix and more, Segregated Witness (SegWit) could soon go live on the [...]
Bitcoin Core 0.13.1 Enables SegWit to Ease Block Sizes
  Amid a spike in transactions and price hike, the Bitcoin Core team has released its version 0.13.1 update. Notably, this release is the first to [...]
Understanding Soft Forks: A Core Developer’s View on Network Monopoly
  Since the beginning of the development of Segregated Witness, an increasing number of alternative Bitcoin hard fork supporters have criticized the [...]
The Long History and Disputed Desirability of Alternative Bitcoin Implementations
  Coinciding with the opening of the Ethereum Foundation’s Devcon2 conference in Shanghai this week, significant parts of the Ethereum network [...]