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India’s ‘Million Meals’ Program taps Blockchain Tech to End Child Hunger

India’s ‘Million Meals’ Program taps Blockchain Tech to End Child Hunger

The world’s largest non-profit-run midday meal program for school children is looking at new technologies including blockchain to support and enhance its project to put an end to child hunger…. Read more »

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Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee Urges Jihan Wu to Signal for Segwit, Antpool Obliges

Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee Urges Jihan Wu to Signal for Segwit, Antpool Obliges

On April 21, Litecoin creator and Coinbase Director of Engineering Charlie Lee urged Jihan Wu, the founder and CEO of Bitmain, the parent company of Litecoin and bitcoin mining pool… Read more »

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TorCoin Takes Anonymity To A New Level, Integrates With TOR

TorCoin Takes Anonymity To A New Level, Integrates With TOR

This is a sponsored story. TorCoin, a new cryptocurrency that is integrated with the TOR network, takes anonymity to a new level. The anonymous cryptocurrency, uses the X11 proof-of-work consensus… Read more »

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AsicBoost Increases Profits by 2,000% For Bitcoin Miners If Utilized Covertly: Antonopoulos

AsicBoost Increases Profits by 2,000% For Bitcoin Miners If Utilized Covertly: Antonopoulos

On April 5, Bitcoin Core developer Greg Maxwell introduced the possibility of inhibiting a covert attack on the Bitcoin proof of work (PoW) function using a method called AsicBoost. To… Read more »

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Interview: Bitcoiner Jameson Lopp, A Big Blocker, Explains Why He Supports Segwit

Interview: Bitcoiner Jameson Lopp, A Big Blocker, Explains Why He Supports Segwit

The bitcoin space has been embroiled in a two-years-long debate about scalability. One vocal participant in the debate is Jameson Lopp, a BitGo engineer. He supported Bitcoin XT back in… Read more »

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YesToBitcoins: A Startup Helping Canadians Pay Their Credit Card Bills with Bitcoin

YesToBitcoins: A Startup Helping Canadians Pay Their Credit Card Bills with Bitcoin

This is a sponsored story. Most major companies don’t accept bitcoin, and even though there are now startups that help bitcoiners spend their coins in popular marketplaces such as Amazon,… Read more »

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Bitcoin Firm Bitwage Partners New Bank, Improves Services to EU Customers

Bitcoin Firm Bitwage Partners New Bank, Improves Services to EU Customers

Bitwage has announced that it has launched unique IBAN numbers for all of its users who receive their wages in the European Union. On its blog page, San Francisco-based bitcoin… Read more »

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Is a Lack of Regulation Stifling Bitcoin Growth?

Is a Lack of Regulation Stifling Bitcoin Growth?

Cathy Mulligan, co-director of Imperial College London’s Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering, believes a dearth of regulation is undermining new financial technologies. Although this might not come as welcome… Read more »

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European Commission To Establish EU Blockchain Observatory

European Commission To Establish EU Blockchain Observatory

The European Commission (EC) will tender offers for a service contract to establish a European Union (EU) Blockchain Observatory in response to a European Parliament mandate to strengthen technical expertise and… Read more »

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Weekly Analysis: Litecoin, France, and North Korea in the Spotlight

Weekly Analysis: Litecoin, France, and North Korea in the Spotlight

Asset Current Value Weekly Change S&P 500 2345 0.85% DAX 12105 -0.50% WTI Crude Oil 49.61 -8.12% GOLD 1285.50 -1.14% Bitcoin 1229 4.19% EUR/USD 1.0728 1.21%   How will the… Read more »

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