RSK ‘Rootstock’ – A Brief Review And Overview

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By Christian Hyland Can a new financial ecosystem be built on top of Bitcoin? Entrepreneurs around the world are building products & protocols on top of Bitcoin’s strong foundation to bring to life a new financial system. The Bitcoin market cap hovers around $323B, however, much of this value is being held and not actively […]

Why Everyone Should Run A Bitcoin Node To Fend Off Disaster

Why Run A Bitcoin Node

This article is brought to you by myNode – Article patronage is essential to keep bitcoinnews.com free and support independent writers and creators. We’ve all heard how Bitcoin mining can generate a passive income. But how about the passive pleasure of running a bitcoin full node? In this article we share key benefits that bitcoin […]

Bitcoin’s Wild Side – Honeybadger Doesn’t Care

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From a very young age, I was fascinated by wild animals. While other kids my age watched cartoons and sports, I always loved shows about wildlife. These days, I spend most of my time studying Bitcoin, but I still draw from early learnings about nature. This helped me make some links between Bitcoin and my […]

Pacific Bitcoin Announces Exclusive Art Exhibition And Auction

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The Pacific Bitcoin conference in Los Angeles has just announced its partnership with Bitcoin auction platform Scarce.City. In a collaborative effort, bitcoin artworks will be displayed at the event and auctioned thereafter. The auction will start on Thursday 10th November at 10am pacific time, bids can only be placed with Bitcoin. Pacific Bitcoin is the […]

New Wasabi Wallet Version Released To Fend Off Tor Network Attack

A new release of Wasabi Wallet is public as version 2.0.2. The new update addresses the ongoing attack on the tor network. After the long awaited second version received positive feedback from users and the community, the new release 2.0.2 fixes critical reliability issues. As the privacy network Tor has been under Distributed Denial of […]

Lighting Labs Releases Taro Daemon

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Lightning Labs lead by Elizabeth Stark has announced a first test release of the new Taro protocol. The history of stablecoins can be traced back to Bitcoin. Tether (the first stablecoin) first operated on the Omini network which exists on Bitcoin. Tether has since added support for other blockchains in the ecosystem and is now […]

A Bitcoiner’s View Of The Merge

A Bitcoiner's View Of The Merge

As true Bitcoiners, we are prone to view other cryptocurrencies with a mix of disdain and indifference; a condescending “well, that’s quite nice what you’re doing there…”, along with with a ruffle of the young scamps’ hair before turning again to The One True Altar of 21 million. This attitude, which has come to be […]

Privacy: Why Pix and FedNow are the opposite of Bitcoin

Why Pix And FedNow Are The Opposite Of Bitcoin

The US Central Bank has recently announced the launch of its new payment system, Fednow, scheduled for July 2023. FedNow is an instant, fully-digital payment service that uses the American dollar–a system reminiscent of the Brazilian PIX launched in October 2020. At first glance, this creation facilitates transactions and makes them faster since sending and […]

Record Of 3,000 Lightning Payments At Largest German-Speaking Bitcoin Conference

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Over 3,000 payments via the Lightning Network were registered at the largest German-speaking Bitcoin conference “Die Bitcoin Konferenz” according to Swiss payment processing startup Lipa. The conference attracted over 800 attendees and the stage hosted renown speakers such as Michael Saylor, Saifedean Ammous, Rahim Taghizadegan, Nikol Jilch and Ijoma Mangold. As a venue, the organizers […]

Tap, Ka-Ching: How Lightning NFC Cards Take Over Bitcoin Payments

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Bitcoin NFC Cards are taking over the bitcoin community by storm. The new technology allows to make contact less payments similar to credit cards. If you are a bitcoin user you have probably experienced the inconvenience of scanning a QR code and it just didn’t work. You try to scan the QR code but the […]