22 - 28 August 2015
Really sorry for sending the newsletter out late this week. Most of the news for the week involves the Bitcoin block size increase.
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Australian Bitcoin exchange igot Pty. Ltd. has ceased trading with users reporting that they are unable to obtain withdrawals from the site and that the company.
BTXCapital has announced the launch of Iran’s first Bitcoin exchange, a country historically sanctioned by western countries leading to fewer payment providers.
When it announced its 'blockchain innovation lab' earlier this year, UBS caused a ripple of excitement and trepidation.
Jamie Redman explains how his family revolves their lives around Bitcoin and his philosophy behind the adoption of this lifestyle.
Support for BIP 100, the market-led scalability fix from core developer Jeff Garzik, is growing as more miners pick sides in bitcoin's block size debate.
The first reported bitcoin transactions between the US and Cuba mark the latest innovation brought to the island's complicated economy, as the two countries normalize relations.
Business Insider visited a Bitcoin mine owned by Genesis Mining in Iceland. There's some really amazing photographs here.
This article gives a great overview of the various proposals to increase the block size limit.
On 25 August 2015, Litecoin will go through a big milestone where its block reward will halve for the first time from 50 LTC to 25 LTC.
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Cryptosecurities may not be subject to commercial transactions law under the US Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), according to new research.
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