bitcoin network

This week another stress test on the Bitcoin network will be run by CoinWallet.

China Crashes Bitcoin Even Further to 19th Place in Its Latest Ranking Report
November 5th, 2018

Bitcoin descended further from 17th in the September edition to 19th spot in October, according to the Global Public Blockchain Technology Assessment Index, published by the China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID).

Is ICO Fundraising Coming to Bitcoin Blockchain? Sidechains Can Make That Possible
October 8th, 2018

South-Korean blockchain startup Temco plans to launch $19 million ICO fundraising on the Bitcoin blockchain by leveraging the RSK’s technology of sidechains.

Tierion Brings a New Proposal to Make Bitcoin a Multi-Network Cryptocurrency
September 26th, 2018

The new proposal talks about the effective use of sidechains while making it easy for Bitcoin developers to add new features to the Bitcoin network.

5 Innovative Uses of Blockchain Technology
September 26th, 2018

Blockchain tech was built for Bitcoin, but its future is much broader and more interesting than that origin might suggest. It’s already being used in some very creative ways, and as the years go by, it’s sure to find numerous more innovative uses.

Bitcoin’s Scalability Solution Lightning Network Achieves New Milestone with 100 BTC Capacity
September 7th, 2018

The remarkable progress of the Lightning Network over the last year could help spearhead Bitcoin payments in the mainstream financial market.

Bitcoin Core Software Upgrade to Bring a Range of New Features
September 4th, 2018

The new features mainly focus on improving Bitcoin Core’s default wallet, its integration with hardware wallets, and improving the way private keys are stored.

Sticking to the Roots: Blockchain Technology and the Growing Need to Maintain Decentralization
August 28th, 2018

While a number of blockchain-based projects struggle to remain truly decentralized, Metaverse places strong focus on avoiding any form of mining centralization and unnecessary interference with the network following the core principle of blockchain tech.

Bitcoin Will Use as Much Electricity as Austria by the End of 2018
May 18th, 2018

The amount of electricity consumed by the Bitcoin’s network is constantly growing. And experts believe that it is a quite serious cause for concern.

$6 Trillion Was Sent across Bitcoin Network
April 4th, 2018

Despite some negative trends noticed by experts, Bitcoin continues to gain a momentum. Over $6 trillion has been transferred already across its network.

Bitcoin Social Platform ZapChain Partners with Coinbase, Raises $350K
November 7th, 2015

Besides two promising perspectives ZapChain has attracted Talib Kweli, one of the most famous hip hop performers, to sell his new album for bitcoin.