How to Recover Bitcoin Cash (BCC/BCH) from Bitcoin Wallet

We have been receiving quite a few questions about the Bitcoin Cash Fork (known as BCC or BCH in some exchanges) that is scheduled to activate on August 1st as a result of the User Activated Hard Fork (UAHF). For every Bitcoin (BTC) in your wallet, you will receive an equivalent amount of Bitcoin Cash Read more about How to Recover Bitcoin Cash (BCC/BCH) from Bitcoin Wallet[…]

Once more into the breach: The “Bitlicense” battles continue

  Guest post by Colin Gallagher, Advisory Board Member at Lifeboat Foundation (https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.colin.gallagher)/Chair of Education Committee, Bitcoin Foundation/Visionary for ABIS (http://abis.io ) California’s third try at passing a bad bill Once again, the California legislature is attempting to pass “Bitlicense,” an effort by the state to require you to obtain an expensive permit, audits, and Read more about Once more into the breach: The “Bitlicense” battles continue[…]

BlockchainUA Conference in Ukraine on March 17!

More than 35 experts from 10 countries and more than 500 participants will gather in Kyiv on the 17th of March to share experience in developing solutions for the financial industry using blockchain and other cryptotechnologies. #BlockchainUA conference this time will consist of Main Stage, Product Stage, Technical Workshop on blockchain/cryptotechnology (from beginners to experts), Read more about BlockchainUA Conference in Ukraine on March 17![…]

The biggest blockchain conference in Estonia

On March 9, 2017, Tallinn will host the conference dedicated to the blockchain application in business and management – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn. IBM and Bitcoin Foundation managers as well as e-Residency and e-Auction projects representatives have already confirmed their participation. This was reported by event organizers that held a lot of similar conferences Read more about The biggest blockchain conference in Estonia[…]

How did the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in Moscow go?

IBM, Microsoft and Sberbank shared a global experience in blockchain developments On Thursday, the 10th of November, Moscow hosted Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Russia – the largest Eastern European annual conference on cryptocurrency and blockchain. Representatives of IBM, Microsoft, Sberbank, Skolkovo, as well as a number of entrepreneurs and founders of blockchain-based startups shared their Read more about How did the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in Moscow go?[…]

Application of the Blockchain for Identity Screening and KYC

Although the terms Blockchain and Bitcoin are used interchangeably, their features and characteristics are quite different. While Bitcoin has given a new meaning to money, the foundation of Blockchain’s technology may very well be responsible for the most important invention of our time. Blockchain is often thought of as a distributed ledger to help record Read more about Application of the Blockchain for Identity Screening and KYC[…]

What will the effect of Block-Reward Halving be on Bitcoin Price?

As the Bitcoin block reward-drop ETA date of July 10, 2016 fast approaches, many are excited at the prospects that lie ahead, specifically the projected increase in value.  This is a significant milestone for crypto enthusiasts.  Some miners are concerned that this may devalue the currency as a whole, nevertheless investors, daily traders, and users Read more about What will the effect of Block-Reward Halving be on Bitcoin Price?[…]

Is Craig Wright the real Satoshi – inventor of Bitcoin?

Craig Wright, an Australian Entrepreneur, met with three big media organizations – the BBC, the Economist and GQ on May 2, 2016 to announce that he is Satoshi Nakamoto – the inventor of Bitcoin and to prove with Cryptographic Keys. BBC announced that Craig digitally signed messages using cryptographic keys created during the early days Read more about Is Craig Wright the real Satoshi – inventor of Bitcoin?[…]

What is the difference between OpenBazaar and Silk Road?

Silk Road can be shut down, OpenBazaar is decentralized like Bitcoin so Governments cannot ban. OpenBazaar is not responsible for what is sold on it, just like how Verizon or AT&T are not responsible if their phone service is used for illegal activity. OpenBazaar doesn’t support anonymity, or fault tolerance from censors. That being said, someone can encrypt Read more about What is the difference between OpenBazaar and Silk Road?[…]