A flaw in Bitcoin’s design created the incentives for ICOs & now chain forks: here’s why
Surprise at China outlawing cryptocurrency exchanges is not news, its naiveté
Did the SEC just stop the music at the token party?
The foul smell of state cryptocurrency legislation
Consensus 2017 roundup
Holy *^&#, time flies. I promised I’d prepare a summary of my thoughts around Consensus 2017 & here we are already — a…
Time stamped chatlogs: Why Jihan and Jiang want to block segwit at all cost.
*edit* I changed the title from Verified to Time stamped, what I obviously meant was that the timestamp of back in December 2016 was verified. *edit*
We tested Lightning on Litecoin
TL;DR We ran eclair on Litecoin (testnet) and it worked. We didn’t even have to change the code!
Until recently we didn’t know that much about Litecoin, mostly because we have always been committed to Bitcoin. But with the recent surge in segwit…
The Bitcoin Dominance Indicator Fallacy
People are often using the Bitcoin Dominance chart to make a point about Bitcoin’s relevance and popularity. I believe in most cases where people tend to use it, they’re using it wrong.
The need for privacy enhancements in the bitcoin protocol
Recently Russia has been looking at legalizing bitcoin as a financial instrument. This is good news for Bitcoin, we want to be a currency for the entire world. However this is a very troubling quote from the Russia’s deputy…
Which is better for Bitcoin’s scalability — a Bitcoin Unlimited hard-fork or a Bitcoin Core soft-fork?
The wisdom of the crowds inherent in prediction markets, more specifically the relative price of the Bitfinex chain split tokens (“CSTs”), suggests that…