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Yours Network Moves to Litecoin, Plans Full Launch on May 30

Yours.network is finally launching, but with a twist. CEO Ryan X Charles has also announced on Thursday that Yours is switching to Litecoin. Also read: Yours...

Segwit Locks In on Litecoin, Will Activate

Litecoin has surpassed the required number of signaling blocks needed to activate Segregated Witness (Segwit) on Wednesday. Segwit is therefore locked in on Litecoin. "After...

Antpool Points 75% Hashpower at BU, While Exchanges Confirm Listing a...

According to reports, the large mining pool Antpool which commands 16.6 percent of the global hashrate is currently switching its mining configurations to support...

Bitcoin’s Transaction Queue Sets a New Record

On February 22 the transaction queue for the Bitcoin network, otherwise known as the mempool, reached its all-time-high. During peak hours of the day,...

Why Segregated Witness Will NOT Decrease the Memory Burden on Nodes

Andreas Antonopoulos published an interesting article last August on the effect segregated witness (Segwit) may have on the unspent transaction output set (UTXO set). I didn't...

The Lightning Network Alpha Release is Ready for Testing

A recent blog post by developers of the Lightning Network, has announced an alpha release of the protocol’s daemon. The release called v0.1-alpha of...

Bitcoin Core 0.13.1 Enables SegWit to Ease Block Sizes

Amid a spike in transactions and price hike, the Bitcoin Core team has released its version 0.13.1 update. Notably, this release is the first to implement...

Bitcoin.com Mining Pool Hits Milestone, Gaining 1% Global Hashrate

The Bitcoin.com mining pool is currently in private beta testing following its announcement on September 21, 2016. In just over two weeks, the mining pool has...

Unconfirmed Transactions, Support & Open Dialogue

Lately, there have been issues with unconfirmed transactions in the Bitcoin world. One experience I had dealing with this problem was on February 29th...

Bitcoin’s Price Is Looking Bullish

The price of Bitcoin has been climbing upwards for the past couple of days showing a bullish pattern as it reached $450 USD on...

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