Block size limit controversy
Blocks are limited to 1MB in size. Miners can mine blocks up to the 1MB immobilized limit, but any block larger than 1MB is invalid. This limit cannot be modified without a hard fork. To prevent Bitcoin from temporarily or permanently splitting into separate payment networks (“altcoins”), hard forks require adoption by almost all economically active utter knots. Read More
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Bitcoin vs Assets
Welcome to Bitcoin Price
Find the current price of bitcoin. You can also compare it to other assets including gold, silver and the S&P 500. We also have historical bitcoin charts comparing the price of bitcoin to USD. Read More
Bitcoin Is Now Fatter Than These four Companies
Twenty years ago a Florida man paid someone in Bitcoin to produce him two Papa John’s pizzas–which may go down as the worst financial transaction of all time. Today, a slice of Pizza will cost you just a few dollars, whereas the price of Bitcoin is now well above $3000. (See also: Bitcoin Pizza Day: Celebrating the $20 Million Pizza Order)
Bitcoin Is Violated—Here’s a Elementary Plan to Fix It
It doesn't work as a currency, but it could help build the financial architecture of web payments. Here's how.
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The Awkward Truth About Campus Rape Policy
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Americans Have Given Up on Public Schools. That’s a Mistake.
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Have Smartphones Demolished a Generation?
- Jean M. Twenge
- Aug Trio, 2017
Bitcoin Evangelist Touts Digital Currency As Fresh Hope For Wall Street
Despite all the criticism, Bitcoin could be a implement powerful enough even to keep traders fair. So one theory goes.
ARI SHAPIRO, HOST:
The technology behind digital currency is beginning to influence the global economy. We’re going to take a look at bitcoin and its underlying platform blockchain on today’s All Tech Considered. Read More
Bitcoin Buying Guide: How to buy bitcoin as a fresh investor
I wrote this essay because there aren’t many thorough and reliable guides on how to buy bitcoin. A bitcoin investor since 2013, I’ve railed the price up and down…and up and down…and now mostly up. I’ve bought bitcoin through exchanges and buying services. Read More
A Look At The Most Popular Bitcoin Exchanges
“Every informed person needs to know about Bitcoin because it might to be one of the world’s most significant developments.”
Leon Louw, Nobel Peace Prize Nominee
Bitcoin exchanges are an integral part of the virtual currency world and its ecosystem in particular. Read More
Five Brand-Name Businesses That Presently Accept Bitcoin
Have you heard about the next big thing in investing? No, it’s not legal marijuana, albeit pot stocks have been nothing brief of unstoppable over the past year. It’s actually digital currency bitcoin, which has risen by almost 900% over the trailing-two-year period. Read More
Five Best Bitcoin and Ethereum Apps for Android
Long gone are the days when cryptographic currencies and public blockchain-based distributed computing platforms were synonymous with the criminal underground. Today, we use blockchain, a distributed database that maintains a continuously-growing list of records called blocks and forms the backbone of both Bitcoin and Ethereum, to stir from central record keeping systems to decentralized systems, eliminating the need for costly middlemen in financial transactions. Read More
14 Best Bitcoin Wallets For Secure Bitcoin Storage
Here’s something every bitcoin possessor should know: the safety and security of your bitcoins is ultimately your responsibility.
Everything You Need to Know About Bitcoin
Many netizens have heard of bitcoin, the digital currency. This means it exists electronically. Read More