Is Quantum Computing a Threat to Bitcoin?

Is Quantum Computing a Threat to Bitcoin?

There is a lot of speculation when it comes to the future of Bitcoin, blockchain technology, and cryptocurrencies, in general. Particularly, as more and...
bitcoin's blockchain merkle tree

What is a Merkle Tree and How Does It Help Organize Data On The...

If you’re a fan of Bitcoin, you’ve probably at least heard the term “blockchain” before. If not, blockchain is the underlying technology behind Bitcoin...
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Top 3 Bitcoin Scandals

Although it is true that Bitcoin is one of the most innovative inventions of the 21st century with potentials to revolutionize financial systems all...

What You Need To Know About Bitcoin Cash

If you’ve been following the Bitcoin scaling efforts lately, you already know that the Bitcoin blockchain forked on August 1, giving birth to a...
Australia as the innovation and FinTech nation

Bitcoin Benefits from Australia’s Push to be Global FinTech Hub

Starting 1 July 2017, Bitcoin use in Australia will no longer result in double taxation. The government announced the change in its 2017-18 budget...

Why Have Bitcoin Micro-Tipping Platforms Failed?

Eight months after ChangeTip launched, Emin Gün Sirer wished it dead. He also asked us all to celebrate its demise when it happened. Sirer is...

How to Decide What Size Bitcoin Transaction Fee to Attach

The choice to attach a small fee for miners every time you send bitcoins is slowly going from voluntary to mandatory. Miners are already...

SegWit Goes Beyond Scaling Bitcoin

Segregated Witness (SegWit) does more than condense transaction data that goes into the bitcoin block. Marek “Slush” Palatinus, architect of the hardware wallet Trezor,...
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The Bitcoin Community Blasts Nathaniel Popper Over NPR’s Podcast

Does the name Nathaniel Popper ring any bells? He is the author of Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires...

Four Areas that Differentiate between Public and Private Blockchains

In the beginning, there was one blockchain (the Bitcoin Blockchain). Then came a second blockchain, and another - Now there are many, and more are...