Vitalik Buterin and Jospeh Poon hope to fix ethereum's scaling problem with a Lightning Network-like system, Plasma, but does it have what it takes?
A deep dive into claims that it's safe to remove bitcoin's block size limit and instead rely on existing "simplified payment verification" methods.
Cato Institute's Jim Harper argues that, since the scaling debate is so political, the community has something to learn from Washington, D.C.
With a number of developer proposals set to collide in the coming days, exchanges are issuing policy updates for bitcoin users.
New research has provided a rare academic lens to the conversation on how to best scale bitcoin's technology for more users.
Feeling lost in the bitcoin scaling discussion? CoinDesk provides a selection of must-read content to quickly bring you up to speed.
With bitcoin poised for a number of possible code changes this summer, CoinDesk offers a visual guide to potential paths forward.
A popular bitcoin developer conference is set to hold its fourth installment at a famed California university in November.
In a surprise move, bitcoin's mining community has begun to signal for a controversial code upgrade called Segwit2x by way of a proposal called BIP91.
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