Absurd: Investors Can Only Trade Venezuelan Petro to Crypto if Bought in 2018

According to TeleSUR TV, a mainstream media outlet in Venezuela, the country’s…

Segwit Moves Closer to Full Proposal for Bitcoin as Accusations of Politicking Flare

Segregated Witness (Segwit), proposed as a solution to bitcoin’s block size debate,…

Bitcoin BIP 75 Proposal Raises Debate: Security/Privacy vs Easy-To-Use Wallets

The BIP 75 proposal to improve bitcoin’s ease of use has drawn…

Bitcoin Core Threatens a Hard Fork over Asicboost Mining Optimization

Peter Todd, backed by Matt Corallo, has proposed hard-fork changes to the…

Bitcoin Core Dev Gavin Andreson’s GitHub Commit Access Removed

Citing fears of a hack that may have resulted in an account…

The US Government Contacted a Bitcoin Developer for Consulting Work

The US government is trying to recruit blockchain developers to consult on…

Bitcoin Dev Peter Todd: Forced Soft Forks Send a “Dangerous Message”

In a recent blog post, Peter Todd, one of the more active…

The Bitcoin Block Size Debate Has Been Going On Since 2013

As this debate on BitcoinTalk demonstrates, the current rhubarb regarding increasing the block…

Weekly Altcoin Update: Stellar Price Volatility, Darkcoin’s Major Anonymity Update, and Viacoin’s ClearingHouse Launch

Welcome to the CCN weekly altcoin news update, where we profile newsworthy…