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hong kong, cyberport

Expectations High For Blocksize Debate Ahead of Hong Kong Summit

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin's block size debate will be given renewed life this weekend when some of the industry’s most influential stakeholders gather in Hong Kong.

Black and White Blocks

BitFury Backs BIP 100 Blocksize Proposal

| Grace Caffyn

BitFury – the best-capitalised mining firm in bitcoin – has waded into the block size debate, stating it must be resolved by consensus.

Exchanges, Startups Pick Sides After the Bitcoin Cash ‘Hash War’

| Christine Kim

The so-called "hash war" over the future of bitcoin cash is over and it's up to market forces to decide the fate of its two rival cryptocurrencies.

Cash, bitcoin

Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon

| Christine Kim

It’s been six days since the bitcoin cash split and the ongoing threat of one chain sabotaging the other has yet to materialize.

Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack

| Christine Kim

Bitcoin Cash SV's block reorganization yesterday may have been the result of a stress test, rather than an attack.

Can Bitcoin Scale?

| Noelle Acheson

Last updated: 22 February, 2018 A few years after Satoshi Nakamoto unleashed his bitcoin paper on the world, the cryptocurrency’s users began to…

Garzik

Between a Rock and a Hard Fork: Jeff Garzik’s Plan to Avoid a Bitcoin Split

| Alyssa Hertig

Perhaps no coder is more at the center of bitcoin's raging scaling debate than Jeff Garzik – here he talks about the network's future.

Startups See Service Outages Amid Ethereum Blockchain Backlog

| Stan Higgins

The ethereum network's transaction backlog has ensnared a number of cryptocurrency exchanges.

Nobody Understands Bitcoin (And That’s OK)

| Jameson Lopp

Does anyone understand bitcoin? This multifaceted technology is different things to different people, and we should accept that, argues Jameson Lopp.

Why Bigger Might Not Be Better For Bitcoin Scaling

| Corin Faife

The block size debate, long one of the defining challenges hanging over bitcoin’s tech community, took an interesting twist late last month.…

Why Bigger Might Not Be Better For Bitcoin Scaling

| Corin Faife

The block size debate, long one of the defining challenges hanging over bitcoin’s tech community, took an interesting twist late last month.…