Japan to Trial Blockchain Technology for Real Estate Records

Japan to Trial Blockchain Technology for Real Estate Records

Japanese authorities are looking into using Bitcoin’s blockchain technology to better manage their property and real estate records. State of Bitcoin in Japan Since the MT.GOX hacking incident, the Japanese government has carefully tried to properly regulate the...
‘Chicken Game’: Reality Comes Home To Roost For UASF Supporters

‘Chicken Game’: Reality Comes Home To Roost For UASF Supporters

As SegWit2x gains over 80% hash rate support, a developer has pronounced the Bitcoin user-activated soft fork (UASF) “dead.” Silbert Agreement Sucked Support From UASF In a Medium post published yesterday, HiddenWallet creator known as nopara73 said that the scaling...
Battle of the Bitcoin Hardware Wallets: Trezor, KeepKey or Ledger Nano S?

Battle of the Bitcoin Hardware Wallets: Trezor, KeepKey or Ledger Nano S?

I’ve finally decided to check out the Trezor, the original Bitcoin hardware wallet, to see why it’s a favorite among cryptocurrency users and how it compares to its main rivals, namely the Ledger Nano S and KeepKey. Trezor: Nothing Beats the Original? The Trezor...
AT&T Patents Bitcoin-Based Subscriber Server

AT&T Patents Bitcoin-Based Subscriber Server

Telecommunications giant AT&T was recently awarded a patent for a Bitcoin-based “Decentralized and distributed secure home subscriber server device.” AT&T’s Bitcoin-Based Subscriber Server In the midst of the current Bitcoin frenzy, where regular users and...
UASF Continues to Gain Support as ‘Secret’ SegWit2x Roadmap Revealed

UASF Continues to Gain Support as ‘Secret’ SegWit2x Roadmap Revealed

Though a Bitcoin scaling agreement was reached at the recent Consensus conference in New York, many companies are increasingly supporting a User-Activated Soft Fork (UASF)  as a means to activate SegWit. UASF Still on the Table Although reports have stated that the...
Barry Silbert’s ‘Compromise’ to Scale Bitcoin Nets 80% Hashrate Support

Barry Silbert’s ‘Compromise’ to Scale Bitcoin Nets 80% Hashrate Support

Entrepreneur and cryptocurrency fund creator Barry Silbert has concluded the community is behind SegWit after canvassing businesses and miners. Silbert SegWit Support Echoes Coin Dance In a series of Twitter posts, Silbert announced he had at least 50 businesses who...