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.
Academics still aren't sure why bitcoin is so robust, but one Cornell professor has made it her mission to find out.
Bitcoin could soon be endowed with a range of new technical improvements including greater smart-contract functionality.
Blockstream CTO Greg Maxwell addressed the growing blockchain hype in a nuanced talk at Construct 2017 today.