At a Malta event, Vitalik Buterin, the creator of ethereum, argued further for the role incentives play in securing blockchains.
A developer conference in Malta this week saw researchers present new ideas for how blockchains could be built and deployed.
CoinDesk contributor Martin Hagelstrom addresses the private vs public blockchain debate, arguing for the tech from a bitcoin believer's perspective.
Don't know a hard fork from a soft fork? This guide is designed to help you follow bitcoin's raging technical debates.
Arno Laeven argues that organisations setting out to explore blockchain with a view to adoption need to manage their expectations.
The developers behind an alternative bitcoin software took steps today to allay fears that an upgrade to its code would be disruptive to the market.
Turing Award winner Silvio Micali is working on a new consensus algorithm, one he argues could help massively scale blockchains.
A newly released statement from major exchanges today may have stoked tensions in the ongoing bitcoin scaling debate.
Bitcoin's consensus mechanism is great, but it isn't perfect. This article looks at some of the more viable public blockchain alternatives.
The block size debate, long one of the defining challenges hanging over bitcoin's tech community, took an interesting twist late last month. A…