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Why Bitcoin Developers May Leave The Project If It Succeeds
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Why Bitcoin Developers May Leave The Project If It Succeeds

At a recent SF Bitcoin Developers meetup, Bitcoin Core contributor and Blockstream CTO Greg Maxwell provided a technical presentation on the upcoming 0.15 release of Bitcoin Core. During the Q&A portion of his talk, Blocktime co-host Michael Tidwell asked ...
Bitcoin and DASH Serve Victims of Hurricane Harvey
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Bitcoin and DASH Serve Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Danny Sessoms, host of an Austin-based cryptocurrency radio broadcast, announced on August 27 that he would be accepting cryptocurrency to help victims of Hurricane Harvey. Sessoms has typically partnered with Unsung.org to deliver food to the homeless, but th...
GreenAddress Is Now the First Mobile Wallet to Offer SegWit Transactions
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GreenAddress Is Now the First Mobile Wallet to Offer SegWit Transactions

GreenAddress (and its reimplementation GreenBits), the Bitcoin wallet that was acquired by blockchain infrastructure company Blockstream last year, is the first mobile wallet to offer Segregated Witness (SegWit) transactions. This means that GreenAddress users...
The Real Estate Industry Is Now Rapidly Adopting Digital Currency
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The Real Estate Industry Is Now Rapidly Adopting Digital Currency

Blockchain technology and its first use case, Bitcoin, is becoming progressively mainstream; there is no doubt about it. After many countries start to show their interest in developing their own digital currency systems, new companies and services are followin...
Vietnamese Prime Minister Moves to Legalize Bitcoin
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Vietnamese Prime Minister Moves to Legalize Bitcoin

Vietnamese Prime minister approves plan to reevaluate the legal charter for the use of cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, in Vietnam.   On August 25, VNA reported that Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has charged the country’s relevant ministries to reassess ...
Using Digital Assets to Secure a Bitcoin Loan
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Using Digital Assets to Secure a Bitcoin Loan

Ledgermark Ltd develops, markets and issues distributed ledger technology, specifically; various forms and implementations of distributed ledgers that can be used in combination with technologies like Bitcoin The company is launching a new digital asset; Me...
Bitcoin By 2020
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Bitcoin By 2020

By now, many Bitcoin enthusiasts are trying to work out a realistic projection for Bitcoin over the next few years. From analyst Ronnie Moas who sees a $15,000-$20,000 value by late 2020 to independent views that point at $1 mln per Bitcoin, some of these p...
Exodus not supporting Bitcoin Cash but Users will be Able to Claim BCC
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Exodus not supporting Bitcoin Cash but Users will be Able to Claim BCC

Exodus, the popular bitcoin and cryptocurrency desktop wallet with built-in exchange today stated that the company will not support Bitcoin Cash (BCC) on the platform. Nevertheless, users of Exodus will still be able to claim their BCC by importing their priva...
Coinbase Co-Founder: Lack of Incentives May Become a Major Issue For Bitcoin & Ethereum
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Coinbase Co-Founder: Lack of Incentives May Become a Major Issue For Bitcoin & Ethereum

Through the execution of forks and protocol changes, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic and Litecoin have been highly successful in improving their underlying infrastructures in terms of privacy, security and scalability considering the major issue for bitcoi...