Browsing the "Schnorr" Tag

Pieter Wuille, blockstream

Pieter Wuille Unveils Two Proposals for Upcoming Bitcoin Privacy Soft Fork

| John Biggs and Alyssa Hertig

Bitcoin developer Pieter Wuille unveiled two proposals today that offer new plans for bitcoin's possible next big upgrade.

code, program

Schnorr Upgrade Set for Inclusion in Next Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork

| Alyssa Hertig

Bitcoin Cash's upcoming network upgrade will notably feature a new signature scheme dubbed Schnorr.

Poelstra, Blockstream

Blockstream Releases Test Code for Proposed Bitcoin Tech Upgrade Schnorr

| Alyssa Hertig

Schnorr signatures are no longer just another idea for improving bitcoin thanks to a new code library from Blockstream.

laser, sparks

Schnorr Is Looking Poised to Become Bitcoin’s Biggest Change Since SegWit

| Alyssa Hertig

Highly-respected bitcoin developer Pieter Wuille unveiled a draft document outlining the technical makeup of bitcoin's likely next major upgrade.

microscope, science

An Upcoming Cryptocurrency Is Trialling a Trio of Bitcoin Tech Advances

| Alyssa Hertig

As grin inches toward launch, the team is incorporating three bold scalability and privacy technologies originally created for bitcoin.

fake nose, glasses

Funny Name or Not, Schnorr Is a Big Deal for Bitcoin

| Alyssa Hertig

Schnorr signatures are seeing renewed interest from bitcoin developers. But what is the technology and why is it seeing so much attention?

caligraphy, writing

Bitcoin Core Roadmap Unveils Signature Optimization Plan

| Garrett Keirns

Bitcoin developers outlined a plan today to replace the network's signature scheme with an alternative.