R3, Microsoft Expand Partnership to Boost Corda DLT Adoption
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R3, Microsoft Expand Partnership to Boost Corda DLT Adoption

btcethereumadmin - November 21, 2017

Distributed ledger technology (DLT) firm R3 is moving to more deeply integrate its Corda platform with Microsoft's Azure cloud service. With the expanded partnership, announced yesterday, the…

How Will Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Be Used?
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How Will Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Be Used?

btcethereumadmin - November 21, 2017

It's possible bitcoin's Lightning Network will fall short of its lofty ambition – at least, that's what a group of researchers are arguing. Often trumpeted as the…

JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Trial DLT for Equity Swaps
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JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Trial DLT for Equity Swaps

btcethereumadmin - November 21, 2017

A group of major financial firms including JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs has trialed the exchange of equity swaps over a distributed ledger (DLT) system. Using the…

JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Trial DLT in Equity Swaps Pilot
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JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Trial DLT in Equity Swaps Pilot

btcethereumadmin - November 20, 2017

A group of major financial firms including JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs has trialed the exchange of equity swaps over a distributed ledger (DLT) system. Using the…

Ethereum Could Soon Launch Its First Casper Testnet
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Ethereum Could Soon Launch Its First Casper Testnet

btcethereumadmin - November 17, 2017

Ethereum developers are looking to use code for their experimental Casper proof-of-stake protocol as the basis for a new test network. During a core developer meeting today,…

No Fork, No Fire: Segwit2x Nodes Stall Running Abandoned Bitcoin Code
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No Fork, No Fire: Segwit2x Nodes Stall Running Abandoned Bitcoin Code

btcethereumadmin - November 17, 2017

The Segwit2x bitcoin fork may have been formally called off, but as many as 150 nodes still running its code have stopped accepting transaction blocks. Data from…

Mimblewimble Just Launched Its First Testnet
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Mimblewimble Just Launched Its First Testnet

btcethereumadmin - November 17, 2017

The experimental blockchain network mimblewimble has launched on testnet. Known for its creative use of Harry Potter references, the project was proposed last year by a cryptographer going by…

Lightning Only? Scaling Bitcoin Might Require A Whole ‘Nother Layer
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Lightning Only? Scaling Bitcoin Might Require A Whole ‘Nother Layer

btcethereumadmin - November 16, 2017

Researchers are putting new effort into developing bitcoin's Lightning Network. With the Segwit2x hard fork – which looked to increase the bitcoin block size parameter to 2MB…

Parity Team Publishes Postmortem on $160 Million Ether Freeze
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Parity Team Publishes Postmortem on $160 Million Ether Freeze

btcethereumadmin - November 15, 2017

The team behind the Parity ethereum software client has released new details on how a critical code flaw resulted in the freezing of $160 million worth of…

‘Shitshow’ to Success? Bitcoin Gold’s Launch Has Been Anything But Smooth
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‘Shitshow’ to Success? Bitcoin Gold’s Launch Has Been Anything But Smooth

btcethereumadmin - November 15, 2017

An attack, a chain split and general chaos on social media aren't getting the developers behind bitcoin's latest fork down. The bitcoin gold cryptocurrency, which split from…