Early bitcoin entrepreneur Alex Waters looks back at what was lost as the network's mining 'arms race' escalated.
A subsidiary of controversial China-based mining firm Bitmain is launching a new pool today, one that is seeking to sidestep the scaling debate.
A federal lawsuit filed by investors in a US-based bitcoin mining operation is moving ahead after months of little movement.
Should the bitcoin network split into rival chains, those impacted in the fallout may be unable to turn to courts for recourse, lawyers say.
As tensions rise in bitcoin's scaling debate, support is growing for a solution that could sideline miners should they try to force a code change.
A new deal with Credit China Fintech, valued at $30m, will see see BitFury establish a joint venture in China.
Ethereum smart contracts might one day be used to combat 'mining centralization', if a new project called SmartPool comes to fruition.
Bitfury's Valery Vavilov argues that blockchain technology will prove key to providing a more secure and inclusive world.
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21 Inc has applied for a patent for specialized bitcoin mining circuitry, public records show.