bitcoin protocol

sztorc, paul
Beyond Segwit2x: Paul Sztorc Thinks Bitcoin Needs a New Scaling Roadmap
While current scaling proposals near collision, Paul Sztorc details a vision of bitcoin's future, including Lightning Network and Drivechain.
sztorc, paul

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Pieter Wuille's Latest Project: Making Bitcoin Harder to Lose
One of bitcoin's most prolific developers is attempting to make bitcoin addresses more user-friendly.
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Bitcoin Needs More Politics, Not Less
On the two-year anniversary of a post that sparked a thousand bitcoin debates, Jim Harper analyzes the state of developer politics.
politics, interview

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Craig Wright's New Company is Building a Bitcoin Core Competitor
A secretive startup called nChain is gearing up to launch an alternative implementation of the bitcoin software for use by developers.
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Purse Launches Testnet for Bitcoin Scaling Tech 'Extension Blocks'
Bitcoin startup Purse is moving ahead with development on 'extension blocks' a proposal to help mitigate bitcoin's current bandwidth issues.
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mask, computer
UASF Developer Revises Controversial Bitcoin Scaling Proposal
A controversial solution to bitcoin's scaling debate has been updated by the pseudonymous developer who proposed it.
mask, computer

maxwell, greg
From AsicBoost to UASF: Greg Maxwell on Bitcoin's Path Forward
Greg Maxwell discusses his assertions about an alleged controversial mining technique and the way forward for bitcoin.
maxwell, greg

shady, dark
The Hidden History of Bitcoin Unlimited
A deep dive into the history of Bitcoin Unlimited, a bitcoin implementation seeking to become the dominant software on the network.
shady, dark

rainbow, pencils
The 'Big Block' Bitcoin Movement is Embracing Bcoin
A new bitcoin implementation called 'Bcoin' is attracting wide support as a means to end the scaling debate.
rainbow, pencils

type blocks
An Open Letter to Decentralized Protocols Looking for Growth
Marketing expert Jeremy Epstein discusses the importance of the brand for blockchain startups in this open letter to the industry.
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