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Genesis Mining, the world's leading Bitcoin cloud mining provider, is pleased to announce the launch of the world's first Bitcoin mining fund.
The fund, which officially filed Form D with the SEC last week will be call [..]
Lately, the bitcoin block size debate has become as bloated as the size proposals
Deciding how to solve scalability issues will be an ongoing problem in bitcoin. One argument that supports keeping the 1MB block size is that [..]
Qntra, a popular bitcoin blog recently posted some thoughts on an analysis that was done on Crunchbase. The investigation revealed that BIP-101 supporters are nearly all linked to the same VC's. This post is now on the front o [..]
Is Bitcoin going to collapse tomorrow if we do not immediately address the block size increase issue?
No. No, of course not. But the fervor surrounding this debate is understandable, even warranted, because we are talking about [..]
Virgin bitcoins start at the coinbase
All bitcoins start out as virgins, and stay that way until the second they are moved to another address. When new bitcoins are mined, They are are noted on the blockchain [..]
Smaller, faster and more efficient
Mankind’s affection towards innovation has fueled the development and enhancement of society’s most powerful bitcoin mining rigs. With this fast-paced arms r [..]
Full Bitcoin Node
A bitcoin node refers to a "full" client. A full client downloads and stores the entire blockchain while relaying blocks and transactions across the network. Nodes are bitcoin’s underly [..]
July 7 recorded an all-time high for transactions per block.
Why so Many Transactions?
People are crediting the heightened level of transactions on the bitcoin network to hackers, spammers and most interestingly, miner [..]
Bitcoin Nodes Basics
A Bitcoin Node is a full client, which means it must have the entire blockchain and share blocks and transactions across the Bitcoin network. The Bitcoin network utilizes peer-to-peer technology to broa [..]
Gavin Andresen, Chief Scientist at The Bitcoin Foundation, recently posted his thoughts regarding the economic concerns associated with increasing the block size limit of 1MB. In an earlier post, Andresen talks about the techn [..]