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Progress in Bitcoin scaling discussion, miners agreement on SegWit adoption, rising global awareness of Bitcoin and the increase in the interest of institutional investors all drive Bitcoin Price to all-time highs.
A source has told Cointelegraph that Bitcoin will activate SegWit earlier than the September plans coming out of the Consensus conference.
Bitcoin is balancing all-time high price and market cap with all-time low market dominance of under 57%
Resentment among senior Bitcoin figures continues as Gavin Andresen calls former co-developer Greg Maxwell and Samson Mow “toxic trolls.”
A ‘safe’ user-activated soft fork now appears realistic as Samson Mow awards almost 6 BTC to code developer shaolinfry.
On March 15, Bitcoin Unlimited suffered from an attack that led to a 6-hour downtime for miners and node operators. Miners lost over $200,000 in revenue and nodes crashed, bringing the node count of Bitcoin Unlimited down from 800 to roughly 300.
Coinbase and Bitfinex have reportedly said that Bitcoin Unlimited would become a “new altcoin” in the event of a Bitcoin soft fork.
The call to raise a bounty for the development of a code that would enable a safe User Activated Soft Fork has raised an issue about a likely lapse in the exchange traded fund arrangement.
Roger Ver’s new mining pool has increased criticism of his Bitcoin Unlimited advocacy across the Bitcoin community.
Major bitcoin exchange and mining pool BTCC COO Samson Mow revealed that the institution was Segregated Witness (SegWit) ready. Will SegWit become activated?
BTCC, a major Chinese bitcoin exchange, recently launched a new USD-to-bitcoin exchange. Upon its successful US debut, the company announced its support for Ethereum Classic over ETH.
Central authorities and major financial institutions responded to the emergence of Bitcoin by targeting the development of its underlying technology in attempt to distract the real value of the digital currency.
BTCC, one of the longest-running Bitcoin exchanges in China, celebrates its fifth anniversary. CoinTelegraph spoke with the company’s CEO Bobby Lee about their current projects and his vision of the company’s future.
Bitcoin exchange BTCC has added a new service to its platform that prioritizes bitcoin transaction confirmations. From now on, users will experience lower confirmation times.
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