19 - 25 December 2015
Hope you guys are having a good Christmas and holidays with family. In the meantime, the Chinese traders decided to dump and cause a price crash on Boxing Day.
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NewsBTC reported that the country of Pontinha is accepting bitcoin, problem is: Pontinha isn't a country.
While the deal is still being negotiated and could fall apart, JP Morgan is expected to lead the investment round with $7.5 million, according to four sources. Spanish bank Santander, where Masters is a non-executive chairman, is expected to invest about $3 million.
In a recent discussion with Trace Mayer on the Bitcoin Knowledge Podcast, Jeff Garzik shared some of his thoughts on the possible parallels between Bitcoin and Linux.
Bitcoin has the potential to disrupt traditional payment options over the long term, but its short term promise is in the new transaction types it enables.
The author expresses his disagreement on prematurely deprecating critical parts of bitcoin (zeroconf transactions and low transaction fees) when it’s not yet clear that the lightning network will be a viable replacement for them.
Blockchain-based record keeping solutions provider Factom has officially stalled its Honduras land title registry initiative
This year, around nine bitcoin firms went belly up for a host of reasons. We take a look at what happened.
Bitcoin Foundation’s Regulatory Affairs Committee chair Marco Santori rounds up the biggest global regulatory developments from 2015.
The first part of our three-part Segregated Witness series covered how it works. In this second part: What it does.
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