News from the сryptocurrency world on social processes and public opinion.

Next Bitcoin Software Release to Integrate SegWit Soft Fork
August 18th, 2016

The next version 0.13.0 of the bitcoin core is set to be released in the upcoming weeks, while warned that it might be targeted by government hackers.

Bitcoin Price Drops 20% After Hackers Steal $75M Worth of Bitcoin From Bitfinex Exchange
August 3rd, 2016

Bitfinex has confirmed that the hacker attack resulted in the loss of approximately 120,000 of bitcoins.

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory Signed Bitcoin Bill Into Law
July 7th, 2016

The law focuses on regulation of digital currencies including bitcoin and blockchain industry in particular.

Bitcoin Price Is Pushing Towards $700 As Britain Votes to Leave EU
June 24th, 2016

Britain has made its decision in favor of leaving the EU, which stimulated another increase of bitcoin price.

‘Obama Needs to Make a Move on Bitcoin Now,’ Says CFTC’s Former Commissioner
May 11th, 2016

The ideal balance between reasonable regulation and certain degree of freedom for bitcoin must be found.

Craig Wright Failed To Prove He Is Satoshi Nakamoto
May 8th, 2016

The Australian entrepreneur has lost the courage to offer more definitive proof that he is a developer of virtual currency, after providing false evidence.

USAA Starts Accepting Bitcoin via Coinbase
March 18th, 2016

Following four-month Coinbase integration pilot program, the largest financial group has launched an option to allow US military personnel check their account balances.

‘Confirmed Scam’: London Bitcoin Forum Is Complete Fraud!
March 10th, 2016

People lose money buying tickets for the London Bitcoin Forum – an event that has never existed.

Bitcoin Enthusiasts From Six American Universities to Take Part in Blockchain Contest
February 26th, 2016

Global network of students, called the Blockchain Education Network, will conduct a blockchain competition among US and Canadian students.

The Hong Kong Roundtable Results in Consensus on Bitcoin Block Size
February 21st, 2016

Once the decision of the Roundtable discussion appeared, bitcoin price shot up.

Shkreli Lost $15M in Bitcoin Trying to Purchase Rights to Kanye West’s Album
February 17th, 2016

America’s pharmaceutical villian, Martin Shkreli, has tricked out of millions of dollars in bitcoin after he concluded a fake agreement with a guy who said to be from Kanye’s team.

Coinbase Integrates Bitcoin Classic
February 14th, 2016

Coinbase’s Chief Executive has announced they are planning to run Bitcoin Classic nodes.

BitFury Calls Bitcoin Industry Leaders to Find Consensus in Block Size Debates
February 12th, 2016

BitFury advocates the block size increase to be implemented correctly and with minimum risk.