Peter Todd News

Peter Todd is a Bitcoin enthusiast and expert, consultant and leading developer related to cryptocurrency and blockchain software at Bitcoin Core, which is considered to be the official client application for operations with Bitcoin. Peter Todd is famous for his profound knowledge of the security properties of the Bitcoin network and other decentralized technologies. He holds a degree in integrated media. His career started as a software developer, but now he is the chief scientist at Dark Wallet and Mastercoin. The main direction of Peter Todd’s work is in the design of Bitcoin’s application framework and in providing security for the whole network. On his Twitter, Peter frequently posts his comments about some crypto novelties or events.
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Former Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd has settled a defamation suit against a cryptographer who accused him of being a rapist.
Former BTC Developer Settles ‘Rapist’ Defamation Suit
Samuel Haig
2020-06-17T04:27:00+01:00
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News
Peter Todd argued Google’s latest breakthrough relates to “primitive” quantum tech and likely faces insurmountable costs.
Google’s Quantum Computer Breakthrough Not a Risk to Bitcoin, Says Dev
William Suberg
2019-09-25T09:42:00+01:00
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Analysis
A study suggesting that the Lightning Network struggles to route payments, especially larger amounts, has been called ‘bullshit.’
Lighting Labs Co-Founder and Bitcoin Developers Slam Study on Lightning Network
Darryn Pollock
2018-06-29T21:12:00+01:00
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Follow up
PayPal has filed a patent to speed up cryptocurrency transaction times by eliminating the verification time of payments. Bitcoin expert argues that this is alre...
PayPal Filed a Patent to Speed Up Crypto Payments, Bitcoin Dev Argues It Already Exists
Joseph Young
2018-03-09T07:30:00+00:00
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Interview
Segwit is an upgrade well on its way, but there are a few other things in the Bitcoin Core development Pipeline.
What is Tinkering in Bitcoin Core’s Toolbox, Developers Divulge
Darryn Pollock
2018-03-05T19:55:00+00:00
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New controversy surrounding SegWit2x focuses on its legal implications for New York’s BitLicense scheme.
‘Clear Violation’? New York Authorities Challenged On SegWit2x BitLicense Rule-Breaking
William Suberg
2017-10-27T10:10:00+01:00
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Peter Todd and Max Keiser consider Bitcoin mining in space wholly practical but not without its dangers.
Max Keiser, Peter Todd Debate Bitcoin in Space Post-Blockstream Announcement
William Suberg
2017-08-16T09:05:17+01:00
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Traders and investors are coming back to Bitcoin due to the lock-in of BIP 91 and the high probability of Segregated WItness being activated in the near future.
Traders and Investors are Coming Back to Bitcoin: Reasons & Trends
Joseph Young
2017-07-22T10:35:00+01:00
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