Tag Archives: miners

Bitcoin Unlimited at Almost 40%, Chandler Guo to Join
  The network hashrate share of bitcoin unlimited now stands at 37.6% over the longer time frame of 1,000 blocks. It is expected to further increase [...]
Bitcoin Miners Signal Revolt Amid Sluggish Blockchain
  You may not know it by looking at bitcoin’s recent price surge, but the infrastructure underpinning the world’s most popular virtual currency is [...]
New 22 Petahash Mining Pool Signaling Bitcoin Unlimited
  A new mining facility and pool going by the name of ‘CANOE’ has joined the Bitcoin mining race this week, already claiming 0.7% of the total [...]
3 Months Since SegWit Signalling Began, 54% of Miners Still Haven’t Voted
  SegWit, for example, requires roughly 95% network consensus. That number seems unrealistic right now, yet things may change in the future.   [...]
Bitcoin Industry Colluded, Says Miner
  After almost two years of debate and seemingly nothing left to be said on the topic of bitcoin scalability, miners continue to not make a concrete [...]
Erik Voorhees On “The True Cost of Bitcoin Transactions”
  This op-ed article is written by Erik Voorhees and was originally published here. It seems the Bitcoin community is not correctly tallying the true [...]
F2Pool, Litecoin’s Biggest Pool, Will Upgrade to Segwit
  Wang Chun, F2Pool’s co-founder, told CCN that he is planning to upgrade his Litecoin pool to segregated witnesses (segwit), but “it won’t happen in [...]
No Primary Litecoin Pool Will Upgrade to Segwit, Says LTC1BTC’s Founder
  Jiang Zhuoer, founder of LTC1BTC, a Litecoin pool that currently controls around 12% of the network, told CCN in an interview that his pool won’t [...]
Bitcoin Core Dev Recommends a 70% Reduction in Transaction Capacity after $250 Million Backlog
  Luke-jr, developer of the Bitcoin Core client and Blockstream contractor, has recommended in a developers’ mailing list Bitcoin Improvement Proposal [...]
Increasing Miner Fees for Bitcoin Transactions Causes Concern
  The delay in Bitcoin transactions and increasing miner fees has got the community concerned about the cryptocurrency’s future. Read [...]