Tag: Network

Report Claims 85% of the Monero Network Dominated by ASIC Miners

Report Claims 85% of the Monero Network Dominated by ASIC Miners Over the last few years, certain cryptocurrency networks have tried to block ASIC mining with many fruitless attempts to forge ASIC-resistant protocols. Multiple cryptocurrency developers have attempted to brick ASIC miners, but with scant success. A perfect example is […]

Stacks Network Plans to Leverage BTC’s Proof of Work and Burn Bitcoins

Stacks Network Plans to Leverage BTC’s Proof of Work and Burn Bitcoins Blockchain startup Blockstack has revealed the company is in the midst of developing a new distributed ledger protocol called Stacks, a chain that leverages the hash power from the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network. Not only is the Stacks […]

PR: Marconi Introduces Developer Testing Network to Secure Complex Cloud Networks

PR: Marconi Introduces Developer Testing Network to Secure Complex Cloud Networks This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. San Francisco, […]

Lightning Network Co-Creator Is Designing a Scaling Solution Called Utreexo

Lightning Network Co-Creator Is Designing a Scaling Solution Called Utreexo A blockchain researcher has been working on a scaling effort for the unspent transaction output set found in the Bitcoin protocol. According to Tadge Dryja’s recently published description of research, the software engineer is working on a dynamic accumulator called […]

18 Months Away? Latest Lightning Network Study Calls System a ‘Small Central Clique’

18 Months Away? Latest Lightning Network Study Calls System a ‘Small Central Clique’ The Lightning Network has been touted as the solution to the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network’s scalability problem for years now. Over the last few months, the Lightning Network has shown growth but there are still significant concerns […]

Sideshift App Demonstrates a Trade Between Lightning Network BTC and Tether

Sideshift App Demonstrates a Trade Between Lightning Network BTC and Tether Back in October news.Bitcoin.com reported on the influx of development tied to Drivechain, a project initiated by software developer Paul Sztorc. At the time we also covered the project’s extension applications coded by the programmer Andreas Brekken. One of […]

Social Network as a Financial Tool: Startup Plans to Change Traditional Investment Models

Social Network as a Financial Tool: Startup Plans to Change Traditional Investment Models The startup says it is launching a “revolutionary investment platform” based on blockchain. The idea is to use social networks for gaining access to premium investment products previously available only to the wealthy #SPONSORED Cointelegraph.com News

Learn About the BCH Network With Bitcoin.com’s ‘Mastering Bitcoin Cash’

Learn About the BCH Network With Bitcoin.com’s ‘Mastering Bitcoin Cash’ At Bitcoin.com, our web portal hosts a developer section aimed at providing Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developers with the resources and tools to program killer applications using the BCH protocol. The developer.Bitcoin.com section has now added an educational resource for newcomers […]

Free Speech Social Network Gab Starts Accepting BTC

Free Speech Social Network Gab Starts Accepting BTC Gab, a social network dedicated to preserving freedom of speech, has announced that its store now accepts BTC directly after banks and payment processors denied the platform service. “Literally no one can no-platform our new crypto shop,” Gab announced. The platform integrated […]

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 […]