Why Aren’t Bitcoin Businesses Talking About SegWit?

By most accounts, the activation of Segregated Witness (SegWit) should be a boon for bitcoin. The code has been introduced to the network, and at...

Does the Original Bitcoin Wallet Still Matter?

When it comes to user experience, the longest-running bitcoin wallet is hardly an iPhone 7. To use Bitcoin Core, users need to download a copy of the entire...

KeepKey Prepares for Bitcoin Scaling With Wallet Startup Acquisition

As developers prepare for the launch of Segregated Witness, a proposed scaling method for the bitcoin network, one startup based in the US has purchased...

Bitcoin Wallet Startup Now Extending Credit to Users

Bitcoin payments startup BitPagos is now giving its wallet users access to credit through its Ripio wallet offering. At launch, the offering will be available...

Deloitte Opens Ethereum Identity Platform to Blockchain Developers

"Papers, please" is a phrase with the power to send shivers through the spines of immigrants and travelers the world over. The ability to prove...

Bitcoin Bounces, Futures Flounder as Trump Nears Presidential Upset

Bitcoin prices have steadily risen since the counting of votes in the US presidential race began, climbing more than 3 percent as Republican Donald Trump appears close...
Former Estonian President to Lead World Economic Forum Blockchain Group

Former Estonian President to Lead World Economic Forum Blockchain Group

The World Economic Forum has created a new working group focused on blockchain co-chaired by the former president of Estonia. The Global Futures Council on...
Veteran Bitcoin Legal Strategist Joins Trump Transition Firm

Veteran Bitcoin Legal Strategist Joins Trump Transition Firm

Veteran bitcoin lawyer Carol Van Cleef has a new job. The former partner at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips started her new position at Baker Hostetler...

Credit Card Giant MasterCard Releases ‘Experimental’ Blockchain APIs

Visa isn't the only credit card issuer moving fast on blockchain. But while Visa is going it alone in releasing a B2B blockchain, MasterCard it seems...

Bitcoin Update Brings Scaling Solution Closer to Activation

An update to the bitcoin software that features code that could potentially activate a long-anticipated scaling solution has been released. Issued on Thursday and dedicated...

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