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Zeronet Wants to Replace the Dark Web by Marrying Bitcoin to...

A little over two years ago a Hungarian named Tamas Kocsis put together a completely decentralized internet alternative called Zeronet. Using the underlying cryptography...

Can Brave’s Webtorrent Integration Boost Bitcoin Adoption?

While Netflix and other video streaming services rose to prominence, Bittorrent lost a major chunk of its user base, as viewers found Netflix more convenient...

Web2Web Distributes the Net With BitTorrent and Bitcoin

A new project called Web2Web takes centralized servers out of the internet equation. The platform, using WebTorrent and Bitcoin, allows anyone on the net to create...

Coinbase Helps FBI Shut Down KickAssTorrents

On July 20, U.S. government officials seized the website KickAssTorrents (KAT) and arrested the alleged founder of the site, Artem Vaulin. The site facilitated...

Incentivized Node Schemes Are a Bad Idea for Bitcoin

Bitcoin is an intricate system made up of the humans using the protocol, applications that surround it, miners, and nodes. Recently, there has been...

Banks Can’t Afford to Ignore Bitcoin’s ‘BitTorrent Effect’

Today, major banks are touting their mobile banking apps as the next best thing. But are these “innovations” or just renovations on the proverbial deck...

Should Full Bitcoin Nodes Get Rewarded like Miners?

The Bitcoin network is a large operation, and many people do not understand what makes the engine run under the hood. Mining is a...

LBRY: The Decentralized Sharing Platform

LBRY is a sharing platform that uses blockchain technology to enable users to publish material and get paid for doing so. People using LBRY’s service can...

JoyStream Allows Users to Sell Bandwidth for Bitcoin

The bitcoin-based BitTorrent client, JoyStream, has Alpha clients ready for download. Founded by Dr. Bedeho Mender, the service adds incentives to downloading and seeding...

Coinffeine: The Next-Gen Bitcoin Exchange

Coinffeine is a new decentralized, peer-to-peer Bitcoin exchange based out of Spain. The company’s service operates trades in over 70 countries worldwide. Founded by...

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