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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...

Altcoins Planning Segwit Integration Experience Price Pumps

Over the course of the past few months, a bunch of altcoins are jumping on the Segregated Witness (Segwit) bandwagon. Currently, cryptocurrency enthusiasts are...

Bitcoin Proponents Are Laser Focused on One Particular Mining Pool

Following the Bitcoin scaling debate has been interesting over the past few months. A lot of people have been focused on certain characters and...

Litecoin Reaches Round Table Resolution for Protocol Upgrade

The Litecoin community established a roundtable in order to reach a resolution for protocol upgrades. On April 21, the creator of Litecoin, Charlie Lee, tweeted that an agreement...

Rootstock Engineer Discovers Quadratic Delays in Bitcoin Scripts

On April 16 the chief engineer of Rootstock, Sergio Demian Lerner, revealed in a blog post that he had found new quadratic delays in...

Skeptics Show Concern as UASF Gains a Following

In February an anonymous pseudonym named Shaolinfry introduced a new idea to push the Segregated Witness (Segwit) implementation forward. The concept is called User...

Lightning Network Used to Sell Beer at Room77

A Lightning Network (LN) using Bitcoin’s testnet coins (tbtc) has on Saturday successfully performed a real-world transaction at the Room77 bar in Berlin. Also read:...

Over 100 ‘Blockchain Personalities’ Take 21 Inc’s Fork Survey

This past February Bitcoin.com reported on 21 Inc’s new venture that pays email recipients for their time and offers surveys paying in bitcoin. This...

Bitfury Mines a Block Signaling UASF Mandatory Segwit Deployment

Recently Bitcoin proponents who support Segregated Witness (Segwit) have been fervently discussing BIP 148, a User-Activated Soft Fork (UASF). On March 24 the mining...

Nodecounter Directs Its Hashrate at Bitcoin.com’s Mining Pool

The bitcoin data website Nodecounter.com, which also helps manage a mining operation at Nicehash, has announced they are switching mining pools from Slush and are...

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