Understanding Bitcoin Cash, the Newest Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is an offshoot or fork of Bitcoin (BTC) created by big-block supporters in the Bitcoin community. They launched the fork on August 1, the day Bitcoin improvement proposal 148 (BIP148)—a user-activated soft fork—was scheduled to activate. The surprise announcement to create Bitcoin Cash was yet another turn in the years-long contentious road [...]

By | 2017-08-30T21:28:54+10:00 August 30th, 2017|Altcoins, Bitcoin|0 Comments

Top 3 Unusual Bitcoin Transactions

On average, more than 200,000+ Bitcoin transactions occur daily with at least 1,500+ transactions confirmed per block on the Blockchain. Ever since the first transaction between Satoshi and Hal Finney back in January 2009, there have been numerous interesting and unusual transactions that wowed Bitcoin users. This article will look into three of these rather [...]

By | 2017-08-07T19:20:47+10:00 August 7th, 2017|Bitcoin|0 Comments

The Search for Satoshi Nakamoto

In Greek mythology, the use of fire was unknown to mankind until Prometheus, a titan who used to live on Mount Olympus, came down to the city and spread his knowledge of using fire. Ever since, he was forever embraced by the humans but brutally punished for life by the Greek mythology Gods. Could Satoshi [...]

By | 2017-07-19T22:48:52+10:00 July 19th, 2017|Bitcoin|0 Comments

Where Does Bitcoin Get Its Value?

In the span of seven years, since the value of bitcoin has been on record, its price has climbed from nothing in 2010 to above $2,000 today. Still, the idea that “bitcoin lacks intrinsic value” persists. The claim comes mostly from people who are new to the cryptocurrency, or those who want to believe gold, [...]

By | 2017-06-07T20:34:47+10:00 June 7th, 2017|Bitcoin, Bitcoin Technology|0 Comments

Tumbling Your Coins to Improve Privacy

Privacy issues regarding Bitcoin have recently been in the centre of attention, such as the ransomware WannaCry a.k.a. WCry, and their use of 3 different Bitcoin addresses. Authorities announced that they have successfully tracked and traced all Bitcoin transactions within these addresses and found over $80,000 worth of Bitcoins, stored in these addresses. Bitcoin, although [...]

By | 2017-05-29T23:36:10+10:00 May 29th, 2017|Altcoins, Bitcoin, Security|0 Comments

12 Bitcoin Influencers to Watch in 2017

It is still early in 2017, but this year could be crucial for bitcoin. The scaling debate rages on and the community is divided on which of the two main solutions to adopt. While the actions of many participants in the ecosystem will shape the future of bitcoin, a few individuals stand out this year. [...]

By | 2017-04-19T19:49:48+10:00 April 19th, 2017|Bitcoin|0 Comments

Bitcoin Regulation in Australia: Have Your Say, Make a Difference, and Win 0.5 Bitcoins

It's time to have your say, Bitcoin needs you! Bitcoin, the technology that will never die. Rather it is very much alive and only beginning to thrive. Its development can be highly attributed to us, the community! We have shown strength and unity through the peaks and troughs that Bitcoin markets have experienced in recent months. Now [...]

By | 2017-04-19T00:20:30+10:00 April 5th, 2017|Australian Bitcoin News, Bitcoin|0 Comments

Why Bitcoin Users Might not Need Top up Miner’s Revenue after Block Reward Halving

In late May 2016, the Swedish Bitcoin Mining firm KnCMiner filed for bankruptcy. “Effectively our cost of coin – how much we produce the coins for – will be over the market price,” Sam Cole, the firm’s CEO explained. As KnCMiner broke the sad news to the world, the price of Bitcoin was [roughly] $480. [...]

By | 2017-04-19T00:21:01+10:00 July 21st, 2016|Bitcoin|0 Comments

The Treasure Trove for Anyone Interested in Learning more about Bitcoin

Blockchain.info is known one of the most used web-based Bitcoin wallet services. But that is not all that you can get from the Luxembourg based Bitcoin company. Its website also carries a treasure trove of all kind of Bitcoin data. Real time data. Ok. Given. It is not everyone who is looking for the kind [...]

By | 2017-04-19T00:21:20+10:00 May 20th, 2016|Bitcoin, Blockchain|0 Comments

Do Bilderberg-like Bitcoin Meetings Go Against Satoshi’s Dream?

The annual Bilderberg meetings, which since 1954 bring together the European and North American political elite, members of the royalty, leading financial entrepreneurs, senior members of the academia and the who-is-who in media, has never stopped spurring controversy. The primary reason that is the case is their secretive nature. While the media is always well [...]

By | 2017-04-19T00:21:25+10:00 April 29th, 2016|Bitcoin, Global Bitcoin News|0 Comments