Browsing the "Bitcoin Core" Tag

Coder Proposes Alternative to Bitcoin’s ‘Notoriously Unreliable’ Testnet

| Alyssa Hertig

Introduced Wednesday, a new proposal called Signet offers a fresh alternative to bitcoin's test network.

Where to Find Bitcoin’s Rising Stars

| Leigh Cuen

The Chaincode Labs summer residency program shows how decentralized software development evolves.

‘Hard Core Fund’ Collects 50 BTC to Support Bitcoin Developers

| Leigh Cuen

This bitcoin evangelist is bridging the gap between the Asian mining industry and global open source developers.

Michael Ford Named Newest Bitcoin Core Code Maintainer

| Alyssa Hertig

Long-time Bitcoin Core contributor Michael Ford has been named the newest maintainer of the open-source software project.

Lightning Co-Creator Releases Code for Bitcoin Scaling Concept

| Alyssa Hertig

Co-author of the lightning network white paper Tadge Dryja has released new code for a proposed scaling solution he's been working on for a year.

Maxwell, Wuille Co-Author Proposal for a Big Boost to Bitcoin’s Bandwidth

| Alyssa Hertig

A new paper outlines a proposed protocol that seeks to boost the bandwidth for bitcoin nodes.

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Next Bitcoin Core Release to Finally Connect Hardware Wallets to Full Nodes

| Alyssa Hertig

The coming release of Bitcoin Core will finally, natively allow users to connect bitcoin full nodes to hardware wallets.

Don’t Expect Bitcoin’s Supply to Change, Says Core Maintainer Wlad van der Laan

| Alyssa Hertig

In a new interview, bitcoin's lead maintainer, Wlad van der Laan, argues any change to the cryptocurrency's supply would erode its utility and value.

Not Everyone Wants to Fix Bitcoin’s ‘Time Warp Attack’ – Here’s Why

| Alyssa Hertig

A bit of a debate has revved up about bitcoin's "time warp attack" and whether it's an exploit or an unintended advantage.

‘Nothing Is Decentralized’: Crypto Springs Confronts Tech’s Shortcomings

| Leigh Cuen

The tone distinguishing Crypto Springs from the plethora of blockchain conferences was an acute focus on uncomfortable and open-ended questions.