Tag: Network

Vertcoin Network Suffers 300-Block Reorg Following 51% Attacks

Vertcoin Network Suffers 300-Block Reorg Following 51% Attacks Vertcoin (VTC) is currently struggling with a series of 51 percent attacks and a number of blockchain reorganizations. According to recently published data, the vertcoin chain has experienced over 22 reorgs and has lost more than $ 100,000 due to the attacks, with the […]

Miners Have Begun Using Asicboost on the Bitcoin Cash Network

Miners Have Begun Using Asicboost on the Bitcoin Cash Network On Oct. 22, Bitmain released new firmware for the company’s Antminer mining rigs that enables the use of an optimization known as (overt) version-rolling Asicboost. Since then, Bitcoin Cash mining pools have been using the protocol and 63 Asicboost blocks […]

Zigzag Platform Provides Cryptocurrency Swaps Over the Lightning Network

Zigzag Platform Provides Cryptocurrency Swaps Over the Lightning Network There’s a new exchange system under development called Zigzag.io, an app that allows users to swap bitcoin core for other digital assets like bitcoin cash, dash, and ethereum over the Lightning Network. The beta application is currently available to test cryptocurrency […]

Blockstream’s Liquid Network Could Be Vulnerable to Hardware Backdoors

Blockstream’s Liquid Network Could Be Vulnerable to Hardware Backdoors Bitcoin technology company Blockstream has conceded its flagship Liquid Network could be susceptible to hardware vulnerabilities. Following recent disclosures that certain Chinese-manufactured motherboards contain backdoors, Blockstream has authored a post conceding that such an exploit could allow an attacker to infiltrate […]

Portal Network Developers Announce Bitcoin Cash Name Service

Portal Network Developers Announce Bitcoin Cash Name Service A development team called the Portal Network has announced the creation of a new platform called the Bitcoin Cash Name Service (BCNS). Essentially BCNS turns a long alphanumeric bitcoin cash address into a human-readable name like ‘yourname.bch.’ Also read: Colombia Crypto Exchange […]

Startup Promising Instant Crypto Transactions to Develop Network for Chinese TV

Startup Promising Instant Crypto Transactions to Develop Network for Chinese TV The U.S. tech startup, has developed a technology that allows scaling or partitioning the blockchain’s functionality between software and hardware components to tackle the transaction speed and latency limitations #SPONSORED Cointelegraph.com News

Stress Test & Big Blocks: BCH Network Confirms 2M Transactions in 24-Hours

Stress Test & Big Blocks: BCH Network Confirms 2M Transactions in 24-Hours On September 1, 2018, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network was put to the test as BCH proponents flooded the mempool with millions of transactions over the last day. According to statistics during the last 24-hours, BCH miners have […]

Simple Ledger Token Creation Platform Launches on the BCH Network

Simple Ledger Token Creation Platform Launches on the BCH Network During the second week of July news.Bitcoin.com reported on a Bitcoin Cash-powered token creation proof-of-concept called the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP). Since the initial announcement, a variety of other BCH token projects have been launched, and all of them are […]