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More Than 30% of BTC Traffic Stems from the Veriblock Project

More Than 30% of BTC Traffic Stems from the Veriblock Project Over the last few weeks, a blockchain project called Veriblock whose protocol piggybacks off the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network has sparked debate. More than a quarter of BTC’s transaction numbers stem from the Veriblock system and the project has been […]

BCH Avalanche Transactions Show Finality Speeds 10x Faster Than Ethereum

BCH Avalanche Transactions Show Finality Speeds 10x Faster Than Ethereum Over the last few weeks, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developers and community members have been discussing a pre-consensus method called Avalanche. Now BCH proponents have begun to notice the protocol has been applied to the Bchd full node implementation and the proof of […]

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Gain Billions in Less Than an Hour

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Gain Billions in Less Than an Hour Cryptocurrency prices have spiked significantly in value during afternoon trading sessions on Feb. 8. The entire market cap of the top digital assets recorded today has added over $ 15 billion in fiat value in just one hour. Also Read: Public […]

Decentralized Protocols Are Making It Easier Than Ever to Gamble With Cryptocurrency

Decentralized Protocols Are Making It Easier Than Ever to Gamble With Cryptocurrency Americans wagered $ 140 million on the 2017 Super Bowl, but if sports betting was legal nationwide, that figure would have been closer to $ 5 billion, it’s believed. Save for a handful of states such as Nevada, […]

Banks are Better than Bitcoin (When It Comes to Money Laundering)

Banks are Better than Bitcoin (When It Comes to Money Laundering) On September 28, 2018, the Wall Street Journal published a report which claimed that criminals laundered nearly $ 90 million of proceeds via cryptocurrency exchanges over two years. The piece mainly targeted ShapeShift, a US-based crypto-to-crypto exchange, for facilitating […]

Buying and Selling Property With Bitcoin Is More Complex Than It May Seem

Buying and Selling Property With Bitcoin Is More Complex Than It May Seem Buying and selling property using cryptocurrency is less straightforward than was first assumed. The handful of mortgage lenders and realtors who were initially keen are now reluctant to accept crypto deposits due to money laundering fears. Until […]

Bitcoin Cash Transaction Fees Were Less Than a Cent Throughout Most of 2018

Bitcoin Cash Transaction Fees Were Less Than a Cent Throughout Most of 2018 One of the great benefits of the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network is that miner fees have been consistently inexpensive for well over a year. A typical BCH network fee in 2018 has been lower than most blockchain […]