Browsing the "Scaling Bitcoin" Tag

To Scale Bitcoin, Little Improvements Will Need to Go a Long Way

| Bailey Reutzel

Bitcoin Cash and SegWit in the past, it was a non-contentious year for the bitcoin developer community's annual Scaling Bitcoin conference.

Price of Success? Bitcoin Faces New Pressure in a Multi-Coin World

| Pete Rizzo

Day two of a popular bitcoin developer conference saw evidence the technical community is perhaps being challenged by larger changes in blockchain.

MIT Media Lab Director: ICOs Are ‘Attracting the Wrong People’

| Pete Rizzo

MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito is joining the ranks of outspoken critics who believe the market for blockchain-based tokens is overheated.

Hold the Fork: No 2x But Everything Else Goes at Scaling Bitcoin Event

| Pete Rizzo

Day one of Scaling Bitcoin 2017 presented a change of pace for an event that grew out of the network's technical contention.

Scaling Bitcoin Unveils 2017 Conference Dates

| Pete Rizzo

A popular bitcoin developer conference is set to hold its fourth installment at a famed California university in November.

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Beyond Segwit2x: Paul Sztorc Thinks Bitcoin Needs a New Scaling Roadmap

| Alyssa Hertig

While current scaling proposals near collision, Paul Sztorc details a vision of bitcoin's future, including Lightning Network and Drivechain.

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Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Takes a Big Step Toward Interoperability

| Alyssa Hertig

While several implementations of the much-anticipated Lightning Network have emerged, new specifications could bridge these splintered projects.

What If One Bitcoin Isn’t Like the Others? Fungibility Debated At Scaling Conference

| Pete Rizzo

The fungibility of bitcoin emerged as a central topic of debate on day one of the annual Scaling Bitcoin conference in Milan.

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Scaling Bitcoin Preview: 5 Talks to Watch at Bitcoin’s Big Summit

| Alyssa Hertig

Bitcoin's scaling conferences are known for spawning big ideas.

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A Cryptographer Named After Harry Potter’s Archenemy is Helping Solve Bitcoin’s Biggest Problems

| Alyssa Hertig

An anonymous cryptographer named after Harry Potter’s archenemy has put forth a proposal experts believe could help solve major issues facing…