On October 22, 2013, Bitcoin Core developers merged pull request to accept OP_RETURN as a valid transaction type, providing users with 80 bytes of space for embedding arbitrary data. OP_RETURN enables users to mark transaction outputs as unspendable.
The acquisition is likely to enhance Bloq’s suite of analysis tools and maximize the value of blockchain data sets through artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Even though investments in Bitcoin startups have recently decelerated, financial institutions like American Express are still getting more interested in the potential of BItcoin.
Jeff Garzik has made a proposal to raise the blockchain block size to 2MB, as the current limit can lead to serious problems for the network in the near future.
Olivier Janssens revealed the truth about the Bitcoin Foundation, stating the organization is now bankrupt.
They say Greece is going to adopt Bitcoin, BitPay launches a kinetic-powered bitcoin miner tool, ShapeShift.io integrates Winklecoin into its exchange platform. Seriously, no jokes.
Dunvegan Space Systems announced Thursday that it has signed a contract with Deep Space Industries Inc. to build a 24 BitSat satellite constellation as the first element of a new strategic agreement between the two companies.
Bitcoin lovers hope a new initiative from Dunvegan Space Systems and Deep Space Industries Inc. will make the digital currency more secure and easier to access after the two companies announced they will take the peer-to-peer financial system into space.