When Payments Become Political Weapons of Mass Destruction
With the US targeting credit card accounts in Russia, payments networks have become weapons in the hands of politicians.
Bitseed has launched the first plug-in bitcoin node to encourage users to contribute to the bitcoin network, hassle-free.
Chainalysis was forced to defend itself after allegations its surveillance tactics had disrupted services and threatened the privacy of bitcoin users.
Bitcoin startup Bitseed is open-sourcing the creation of its new plug-in bitcoin node on Assembly, a collaborative platform.
While mining pools offer better returns for miners, they have caused concerns over their power over the bitcoin network.
As a P2P network, bitcoin needs nodes, but the numbers are dropping – so what can be done?