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RSK Mines Its Genesis Block - Bitcoin Now Has Ethereum-Like Smart Contract Platform

RSK Mines Its Genesis Block – Bitcoin Now Has an Ethereum-Like Smart Contracts Platform

RSK Labs has finally mined its genesis block and formally launched its long-awaited Bitcoin-based smart contract platform and sidechain on the mainnet. While still...
New Chain Platform Ivy Brings Smart Contracts to Bitcoin

New Chain Platform Ivy Brings Smart Contracts to Bitcoin

Smart contracts – self-executing pieces of code – are most commonly associated with the ethereum network. Long before Vitalik Buterin tried to sell a...
Legality of Basic Attention Token and Other ICOs Called Into Question

Legality of Basic Attention Token and Other ICOs Called Into Question

At the start of June, Brave Software raised $35 million USD in 30 seconds, selling out their Initial Coin Offering (ICO) in record time....

Sidechain Juggernaut RSK Labs Launches Ginger Testnet After $3.5M in New Funding

The highly anticipated project by RSK Labs officially moves into open beta status today with the launch of their public testnet named Ginger. The...
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Shapeshift Launches Decentralized Portfolio Platform Prism

Today at the Consensus Conference in New York City the Shapeshift founder and CEO Erik Voorhees has announced the launch of Prism, a "trustless asset...
Segwit2MB

Lerner Offers a Block Size Compromise with Segwit2MB

Security expert with Rootstock Smart Contracts, Sergio Demian lerner, tweeted March 31 about a "Segwit2MB" compromise for the block size concern. Lerner seeks to...

5 Ways Bitcoins Could Be Transferred to a Sidechain

The idea of sidechains is something that has garnered a large amount of hype in the Bitcoin community ever since the concept was first...

The Qtum Project Creates a Mixture of Bitcoin and Ethereum

A new project called Qtum has been created by the Singapore-based Quantum Foundation that plans to meld the Bitcoin protocol with Ethereum technology. The...

Is Atomic Cross-Blockchain Interoperability the Future of Finance?

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts paint a picture of digital currency and interoperable blockchains as the future of finance. They envisage a day where blockchain utilities like...

Is Bitcoin the Currency of Artificial Intelligence?

Futurists imagine a day where robots might own ‘themselves’, and even trade property with other robots. Some believe bitcoin could even become the ‘currency...