Crypto Heresy: Question Blockstream on Twitter and You’ll Be Blocked
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Crypto Heresy: Question Blockstream on Twitter and You’ll Be Blocked

btcethereumadmin - May 10, 2019

Crypto Twitter (CT) is a grueling battleground between digital currency enthusiasts, company executives, maximalists, journalists, lawyers, and so-called thought leaders and luminaries. For instance, on May 8,…

Without a True Two-Way Peg No ‘Real’ Sidechain Exists, Says Drivechain Creator
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Without a True Two-Way Peg No ‘Real’ Sidechain Exists, Says Drivechain Creator

btcethereumadmin - April 19, 2019

On April 17, the founder of the Drivechain project, Paul Sztorc, published a new blog post concerning the validity of today’s so-called ‘production sidechains.’ Sztorc has declared…

ING Bank Is Bringing Bitcoin ‘Bulletproofs’ to Private Blockchains
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ING Bank Is Bringing Bitcoin ‘Bulletproofs’ to Private Blockchains

btcethereumadmin - April 15, 2019

ING’s blockchain team is testing a privacy technology called “bulletproofs,” the latest in a series of seemingly unlikely cypherpunk experiments at the Netherlands-based global bank. Developed and…

Blockstream Revamps ‘Green’ Wallet, Adding Security Features and Sidechain Support
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Bitcoin
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Blockstream Revamps ‘Green’ Wallet, Adding Security Features and Sidechain Support

btcethereumadmin - March 20, 2019

Blockchain technology startup Blockstream has unveiled a revamped version of its bitcoin wallet, now called Blockstream Green. Perhaps the biggest overhaul of the wallet since Blockstream acquired…

Intercontinental Stock Exchange Seemingly to Expand Cryptocurrency Data Feed
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Intercontinental Stock Exchange Seemingly to Expand Cryptocurrency Data Feed

btcethereumadmin - March 16, 2019

NYSE’s operator ICE hinted at expanding its Cryptocurrency Data Feed with a thousand new coins. Intercontinental Stock Exchange (ICE), the parent company of the New York Stock…

Unpacking Schnorr Signatures: Blockstream’s MuSig to Improve Bitcoin Transactions?
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Unpacking Schnorr Signatures: Blockstream’s MuSig to Improve Bitcoin Transactions?

btcethereumadmin - March 7, 2019

Blockstream’s MuSig schemes hopes to develop efficient, secure multisignature transaction capability for Bitcoin in the future. Following the launch of working code last month, blockchain technology firm…

People Are Paying Bitcoin to Send Weird and Wild Messages Into Space
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Bitcoin
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People Are Paying Bitcoin to Send Weird and Wild Messages Into Space

btcethereumadmin - March 6, 2019

You’re not sure where it will end up exactly or who will actually read it. But you type up a message, pay a couple of cents in…

Blockstream Releases Upgrade of Its Bitcoin Lightning Network Implementation
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Blockstream Releases Upgrade of Its Bitcoin Lightning Network Implementation

btcethereumadmin - March 2, 2019

Blockchain development company Blockstream has released a new version of its Bitcoin scalability software, c-lightning. Blockchain development company Blockstream has released a new version of its Bitcoin…

Blockstream Releases Lightning Upgrade With New ‘Plugin’ Functionality
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Blockstream Releases Lightning Upgrade With New ‘Plugin’ Functionality

btcethereumadmin - March 1, 2019

New improvements to an existing code repository are set to make it easier for developers to build their own features into bitcoin’s lightning network, the in-progress tech layer…

Ex-PayPal COO Hails Bitcoin ‘Acceleration’ as He Joins Lightning Torch Relay
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Bitcoin
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Ex-PayPal COO Hails Bitcoin ‘Acceleration’ as He Joins Lightning Torch Relay

btcethereumadmin - February 27, 2019

Reid Hoffman inherited the Lightning Torch from Blockstream CEO Adam Back, with the next participant still a mystery. LinkedIn co-founder and former PayPal COO Reid Hoffman has…