Bitcoin Core News
Bitcoin Core is a client software used to access the Bitcoin network. The platform is considered to be official, as Bitcoin Core developers are part of the Bitcoin foundation, which means they took part in the creation of Bitcoin and now support the network by creating protocols and updates. In addition, Bitcoin Core is a virtual thick wallet which requires downloading the entire blockchain, demanding a lot of capacity and computing power. The wallet allows storing, transferring and receiving digital money and helps to spread other users’ transactions. Bitcoin Core is characterized by its high security level, the possibility to download it for free and a wide range of interface languages. For new users Bitcoin Core is considered to be the best choice of such software.
501(3)(c) status boosts the project's legitimacy as well as its efficiency in using donations.
Bitcoin core non-profit gets approved for tax exemption, perks for donors
Legal threats by self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto, Craig Wright, have caused one site to remove what he claims is “his” Bitcoin whitepaper. But others are refus...
Craig Wright ultimatum: Take ‘my’ Bitcoin whitepaper down or face lawsuit
Amid increasing distrust of custodial solutions and recent upgrades to Bitcoin Core, more Bitcoiners are starting to run their own nodes.
Bitcoin node count hits new all-time high
The Coinbase Crypto Community Fund was awarded to João Barbosa and another pseudonymous developer.
Bitcoin developer who lost Bitmain funding wins Coinbase’s first-ever developer grant
Bitcoin Core touts itself as a direct descendant of Satoshi Nakamoto’s original Bitcoin software client.
Bitmain reportedly cuts off funding to Bitcoin Core developers
While Hal Finney may no longer be with us, one of his proposals from 2011 may soon find its way to Bitcoin thanks to an expired patent.
One of Hal Finney's lost contributions to Bitcoin Core to be 'resurrected'
As lead maintainer Wladimir van der Laan takes a break from Bitcoin duties, we ask what would happen if the entire Github maintenance team disappeared.
Would Bitcoin suffer if the lead maintainers were kidnapped by aliens?