Mike Hearn News

Mike Hearn is a software developer famous for the development of Bitcoinj and his contribution to Bitcoin Core. Before he started his work on Bitcoin, he was employed at Google and worked on such projects as Google Maps and Gmail’s anti-spam and login security. After two years of Bitcoin development, Mike Hearn joined R3 — an enterprise software company, focusing on building blockchain platforms for businesses. Mike is currently working as a lead platform engineer for Corda — R3’s main product, which is specially designed for business blockchains. His texts on Bitcoin’s problems, new technologies and approaches to blockchain technologies published on blog.plan99 received good feedback from other blockchain experts. Mike is a popular blockchain specialist who has given talks on Bitcoin, Corda and cryptocurrency’s future at various events and meetups.
The block size debate is among the most contentious discourse in Bitcoin, having spawned numerous community rifts and contested proposals.
Bitcoin Block Size, Explained
Samuel Haig
We know the name. But do we know the person who created Bitcoin?
Who Created Bitcoin: Long Story Short
Kari Stray
On January 15, 2016, former Bitcoin Core developer Mike Hearn left the bitcoin community and industry with a blog post entitled “The resolution of the Bitcoin e...
How Mike Hearn Sold All His Bitcoins in 2016 and Market Proved Him Wrong
Joseph Young
If you had the pleasure to watch ‘The Revenant’, you might have noticed how nature helps, as well as torments, the protagonist during his struggle to survive.
Bad Day For Bitcoin But Community Saves The Day
Panic caused by the action of Mike Hearn did not last long. It is obvious that the current situation with the price of Bitcoin will gradually level off.
Daily Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Resumes Growth?
Albert Libenzon
Mike Hearn leaving the Bitcoin Core team causes a value free fall, but what is behind his quitting? A conspiracy to kill Bitcoin is going on?
First 2016 Bitcoin Crisis At The Doors
Marco E. G. Maltese
Mike Hearn’s statement on the Bitcoin crisis is not enough to halt the era of Bitcoin. BTC has much more potential for growth and investor confidence.
Weekly Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Collapse Last Week
Albert Libenzon
Bitcoin XT, the intentional fork that has been shaking up the bitcoin price, includes code branded as a hardcoded “blacklist” by critics.
Bitcoin XT Fork Can 'Blacklist' Tor Exits, May Reveal Users’ IP Addresses
Juan S. Galt

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