Don't know a hard fork from a soft fork? This guide is designed to help you follow bitcoin's raging technical debates.
What's the ideal block size? CoinDesk contributor Willy Woo analyzes the charts for answers in his latest opinion piece.
As the discussion heats up over the possibility of a bitcoin hard fork, some developers are playing down the likelihood of a split.
Bitcoin developers outlined a plan today to replace the network's signature scheme with an alternative.
Should the bitcoin network split into rival chains, those impacted in the fallout may be unable to turn to courts for recourse, lawyers say.
MIT-funded developer Cory Fields discusses his work overhauling the code for Bitcoin Core's peer-to-peer layer – a task that was anything but easy.
Bitcoin’s best-known proposed code change isn’t the only one that matters.
Researchers have laid out a framework for a payment system they claim would be even faster than bitcoin's Lightning Network.
The block size debate, long one of the defining challenges hanging over bitcoin's tech community, took an interesting twist late last month. A…
Developers are probing deeper into how best to execute a hard fork – a contentious upgrading tool that promises numerous benefits for bitcoin.