Everything you always wanted to know about bitcoin hashing, but were afraid to ask.
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.
Construct's open-source developer conference saw notable discussions, though talk of bitcoin's scaling issues was a persistent theme.
The system that secures bitcoin, proof of work, demands vast amounts of energy – and that's a prize problem to solve, say researchers.
Day one of the Satoshi Roundtable conference saw fervent debate on a range of topics, though scaling once again took the center stage.
Ethereum smart contracts might one day be used to combat 'mining centralization', if a new project called SmartPool comes to fruition.
Work is advancing on a highly anticipated bitcoin project originally proposed by an anonymous cryptographer going under the French name of Harry…