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

Bitcoin Price is Rising Above $4,700 Despite Upcoming SegWit2x
October 9th, 2017

The value of the digital currency reaches a 30-day high amid warnings of high volatility it could experience after SegWit2x activation next month.

Bitcoin’s Rally Simplified After the Infamous Hard Fork
September 20th, 2017

Last month’s much spoken hard fork has seen Bitcoin price rally to reach new all time high of $5000. Let’s try to understand the possible reasons behind the rally and the future prospects for Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash – forked version of Bitcoin.

Lightning Network Daemon 3.0 Features Notable Changes
August 25th, 2017

Developers behind Lightning Labs released the 0.3 alpha version of the Lightning Network Daemon, offering a number of new features including Bitcoin & Litecoin swaps.

Segregated Witness (SegWit) for Bitcoin Activated: How Things Will Change
August 24th, 2017

Processed block 481,824 brought debates over the code upgrade to an official close, enabling users to take advantage of the long-promised SegWit technology.

Bitconnect Coin (BCC) Hits New All-Time High at $115 as Bitcoin Price Surges
August 15th, 2017

Throughout last week, during the strong rally of bitcoin, Bitconnect Coin (BCC) gained upward momentum, surpassing the $100 mark for the first time in history and establishing a new all-time high at $115.

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.

HitBTC’s Statement on Bitcoin Network Potential Fork
July 28th, 2017

Bitcoin ecosystem made the first step towards SegWit adoption by activating BIP91 protocol. Miners, developers and users are thrilled, waiting for UASF activation as known as BIP148, on August 1, 2017. It might lead to the hard fork.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Down below $2,500 and $200 Correspondingly
July 26th, 2017

Upcoming August 1 Bitcoin split causes seven percent drop in BTC and ETH prices to below $2,500 and $200 correspondingly.

Why Bitcoin Splits, What Bitcoin Cash Is and What All This Mess Is About
July 24th, 2017

The crucial August 1 is getting closer so it is high time to clear out why the whole Bitcoin community has split.

Who is Responsible for the Bitcoin Unlimited Node Crash?
March 16th, 2017

Several hundred Bitcoin Unlimited nodes were shut down due to a vulnerability in client’s code while the warning post was immediately censored on Reddit.

Waves Platform Implements New Blockchain Scalability Approaches
January 13th, 2017

Waves platform is making progress with scalability solutions for its blockchain network.

Bitcoin Core 0.13.1 Officially Released with Segregated Witness
October 30th, 2016

Segregated Witness has been added to the bitcoin core code on October 27th, offering a range of advantages like malleability fix and an effective block size limit increase.

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 Bitcoin.org warned that it might be targeted by government hackers.