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  • Keeping Funds a In A Bank Account Versus Buying Bitcoin

    Ever since Bitcoin gained some mainstream traction, there have been people who openly oppose the idea. Some people will even […] The post Keeping Funds a In A Bank Account Versus Buying Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

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  • Bitmain to Release New Bitcoin Miner in Bid to Attract Hobbyists

    Bitmain is releasing the Antminer R4, which is energy efficient and about half as loud as the average bitcoin miner, enticing home miners again.

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  • Ethereum Classic Prices Plunge 20% as Trader Interest Wanes

    The price of classic ether plunged against several currencies over the last week amid concerns of waning market enthusiasm.

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  • Did Ethereum’s Fork Validate Bitcoin Block Size Conservatism?

    CoinDesk explores how the ethereum hard fork affected sentiment regarding bitcoin’s long-raging block size debate.

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  • Bitcoin Confiscated in €1 Million Finnish Drug Bust

    Customs agents in Finland revealed today that they seized bitcoin and other items worth about €1m earlier this year.

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  • Hyperledger Blockchain Project Elects New Tech Committee

    The Hyperledger Project, the blockchain initiative led by the Linux Foundation, has elected a new technical steering committee.

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  • Why ICAP Believes Central Banks Could Adopt Digital Currency

    ICAP is working to show central banks how they can adopt a new markets infrastructure as part of Utility Settlement Coin.

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  • Sandia National Laboratories Reveal More Details on Bitcoin De-anonymization Tool

    Bitcoin has often been referred to as an anonymous form of payment. That is far from the truth, though, as […] The post Sandia National Laboratories Reveal More Details on Bitcoin De-anonymization Tool appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

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  • Blockchain Book Author Appears in New TED Talk

    Author Don Tapscott recently helped kick off the TED Summit in Banff, Alberta with a talk about blockchain technology.

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  • Ethereum Wallet Update Sparks Debate Over ‘Corporate’ Integration

    One of ethereum’s best-known wallets released new updates today, though one drew outsized attention and provoked discussion.

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  • Judge Grants Cryptsy Lawsuit Class Action Status

    A Florida judge has certified a class action lawsuit filed on behalf of customers of the now-defunct digital currency exchange Cryptsy.

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  • Issues with Coinbase Support; Bad Precedent for Bitcoin

    Ever since it launched, users of Coinbase have had experienced similar issues with the exchange regarding technical support for Bitcoin […] The post Issues with Coinbase Support; Bad Precedent for Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

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  • Majority of Global Exchanges Now Testing Distributed Ledger Tech

    The majority of global exchanges are now exploring distributed ledgers according to a new trade organization report.

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  • Bitcoin Privacy Tool ’CoinShuffle’ Sees First Transaction

    A type of anonymous bitcoin transaction that privacy enthusiasts have been awaiting for years has finally been tested successfully.

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  • Why the Winklevoss Brothers Are Still Waiting for a Bitcoin ETF

    A deadline looms for the SEC to make a decision regarding the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, but confusion lead some to some premature excitement.

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  • What is Bitcoin Backed By?

    The post What is Bitcoin Backed By? appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Wondering what bitcoin is backed by? The answer is nothing at all, but that’s actually not a bad thing. Like most modern currencies bitcoin is not backed by gold or other precious commodities. In a sense, bitcoin’s value is derived from our common […]

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  • The Bitcoin Patent – Only A Matter Of Time?

    In this OpEd, two patent attorneys discuss whether bitcoin could be patented, and whether a bitcoin patent would be enforceable if it was granted.

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  • The gambling regulator of Britain sets new rules for crypto-currencies

    The UKGC (United Kingdom Gambling Commission) cleared its position on how crypto-currencies can be used in gambling. In the updated […] The post The gambling regulator of Britain sets new rules for crypto-currencies appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

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  • Munich Shooting Darknet Firearms Vendor Is In Police Custody

    Not too long ago, a shooting took place in Munich, Germany. Nine people were killed in this tragedy, and an […] The post Munich Shooting Darknet Firearms Vendor Is In Police Custody appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

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  • SpectroCoin an All-in-One Solution for Bitcoin Users

    A London-based Bitcoin company is aiming to bring quicker digital currency solutions with its plethora of services. SpectroCoin, as the […] The post SpectroCoin an All-in-One Solution for Bitcoin Users appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

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  • Australia Post Plan for Blockchain Voting by 2017

    The Australian government-owned Australia Post has unveiled plans that it will conduct tests through digital voting via the blockchain technology in a bid to reduce costs and improve efficiency. The plans have been met with criticism from a prominent privacy consultant. Recently a submission was presented to the Victorian Electoral Matters Committee by the Australia […]

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  • Lisk Unveils Long-Term Development Roadmap

    The team behind Lisk, the highly-publicized blockchain application development platform, has unveiled a long-term development roadmap for the project. Disclaimer: This article was sponsored by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Lisk Reveals Long-Term Plans for Mass Adoption […]

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  • Moscow Government to Explore Blockchain Voting

    Government officials in Moscow today revealed plans to investigate applications of blockchain technology.

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  • The Movie Lover’s Cryptocurrency VCAP Offers Much More Than a Return on Investment

    Bitcoin Press Release: Vulture Capital introduces various additional benefits for the participants of the ongoing VCAP cryptocurrency crowd sale. August 22, 2016 New York – The cryptocurrency based fundraising arm of New York-based Hedley Productions continues to run a successful VCAP cryptocurrency crowd sale to produce the first ever completely cryptocurrency funded feature film. As […]

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  • Lisk Blockchain Platform Releases its Product Development Roadmap

    Bitcoin Press Release: Lisk has made its long-term plans for the blockchain based decentralized applications platform public. The project has five major milestones set with a long list of goals and areas of focus. August 22, 2016 Berlin, Germany – Lisk, the multi-platform blockchain applications platform has announced its future plans in the form of […]

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  • Settlement Coin Creators Seek to ‘Liberalize’ Central Banks With Blockchain

    A new digital currency built for central banks is designed to make it easier for more people to use two powerful tools: real-time settling and cash.

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  • TAO Network Partners with Boogie Shack Music Group to Offer Blockchain Solution

    Bitcoin Press Release: TAO Network has partnered with Boogie Shack Music Group to develop Blockchain-based tools and services for the music publishing company. August 22, 2016 Los Angeles, CA – TAO Network, the cryptocurrency based smart contract DAO platform specializing in offering solutions to the music industry has announced its latest partnership with the leading […]

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  • Hype Cycle Peaks as ACI States Blockchain Can’t Handle Financial Transactions at Scale

    A recent study by Gartner has shown that blockchain has reached the ‘peak of inflated expectations’ phase of the hype cycle as the chief architect of ACI Worldwide states that the distributed ledger technology is not yet able to handle financial transactions at scale. The study by Gartner ‘Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2016,’ found […]

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  • How a Cryptographer Named After Harry Potter’s Archenemy is Helping Solve Bitcoin’s Biggest Problems

    An anonymous cryptographer named after Harry Potter’s archenemy has put forth a proposal experts believe could help solve major issues facing bitcoin.

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  • Bitcoin Price At The Final Slump?

    Bitcoin price continues slumping as the smaller timeframe chart indicators continue to swing wildly. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now. Bitcoin Price Analysis Time of analysis: 13h00 UTC Wednesday Bitstamp 4-Hour Candle Chart From the analysis pages of xbt.social, earlier today: […]

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