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Segwit2x Working Group Announces Bitcoin Hard Fork Will be at Block 494,784
August 16th, 2017

During November 2017, a block between 1MB and 2MB in size will be generated by Bitcoin miners in a move to increase network capacity.

Blockstream Will Use Satellites To Broadcast The Bitcoin Blockchain From Space
August 15th, 2017

Blockstream will take bitcoin partway to the celestial body with the help of a satellite.

BTC-e to Offer Free Trading for Exchange Debt Token to Repay Customers
August 15th, 2017

One of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges has specified details about their new IOU cryptographic token.

Goldman Sachs’ Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Price Will Hit $4,800
August 15th, 2017

Taking into consideration the continuing rise of Bitcoin price, surrounded by a great hype, experts set the price targets of $4827 – $7500 for the currency.

Bitcoin Price Breaks $4,200, Total Market Cap is More Than $135 Billion
August 13th, 2017

Given the impressive growth rate bitcoin has been showing these days, the price of the digital currency will likely surpass a $5,000 level in the near future.

Microsoft Unveils Coco, an Open-Source Blockchain Framework
August 10th, 2017

Microsoft announces its new Coco Framework, compatible with all the ledgers, to tackle throughput, latency, governance and confidentiality issues.

‘Bitcoin Unicorn’: Coinbase Raises $100M in Series D Funding, Hits $1.6B Valuation
August 10th, 2017

Cryptocurrency wallet and exchange services provider became the first unicorn in the bitcoin industry, after completing its new fundraising round.

Goldman Sachs Answers Big Money Investors’ Questions About Cryptocurrencies
August 10th, 2017

Goldman Sachs has published answers to FAQs about cryptocurrencies as it’s getting harder for institutional investors to ignore their rise.

Troubled Bitcoin Exchange BTC-e Will Likely Issue Tokens in Bid to Relaunch and Refund Users
August 9th, 2017

Bitcoin exchange BTC-e has just published a new update about its plans on how to refund all the money to its users after it was shuttered by U.S. authorities in late July.

How Waves Platform Washed a Giant Tsunami Over an Upstart ICO
August 8th, 2017

How the decentralised digital exchange is not so much making waves as it is shipwrecking it’s own green-ticked tokens.

Segregated Witness Will Lock In on Bitcoin
August 8th, 2017

A bitcoin network update, defined as Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 141 (BIP141), is expected to be locked in once the signaling period is completed.

Bitcoin Cash Currently Trading Above $320 as Mining Difficulty Being Adjusted
August 8th, 2017

The Bitcoin Cash network gains momentum, even though the difficulty is a lot lower than that of Bitcoin and mining the latter is still more profitable.

Cryptocurrency Market Tops $117B as Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High of $3384
August 7th, 2017

The price of Bitcoin is hovering at a record high, following a surge over the weekend, while Bitcoin Cash price more or less leveled off.