Bitcoin.org Maintainer Calls for the Removal of Cobra, Website Owner Then Fires Him

Bitcoin.org Maintainer Calls for the Removal of Cobra, Website Owner Then Fires HimThe infamous and controversial owner of the website bitcoin.org, Cobra, is under fire recently and a number of community members have asked to see the website removed from his possession. The initial argument was sparked by the website’s maintainer, Will Binns, who told the public that bitcoin.org was in “danger of being compromised.” Since then, […]

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Film Reels and Steel: Github Plans to Archive Bitcoin Code for 1,000 Years

Film Reels and Steel: Github Plans to Archive Bitcoin Code for 1,000 YearsThe Microsoft subsidiary, Github recently revealed the “Archive Program,” an initiative that aims to preserve open source technologies for 1,000 years. The newly launched effort plans to store snapshots of open source technology 250 meters underground on the Norwegian island of Svalbard. The source code management and collaboration platform also plans to store the Bitcoin […]

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Tron’s Steemit Acquisition Exposes Delegated-Proof-of-Stake Centralization

Tron's Acquisition of Steemit Exposes Delegated-Proof-of-Stake CentralizationThe Steemit community is mired in controversy over the recent Tron takeover that managed to change the Steem blockchain’s governance. Steem witnesses attempted to soft fork the blockchain on February 24 to remove the powerful voting power Tron and Steemit hold. However, the soft fork wasn’t able to prevent the Tron takeover and Steemit community […]

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Bitcoin Mining Investment Strong – BTC Hashrate Surpasses All-Time High

Bitcoin Mining Investment Strong - BTC Hashrate Surpasses All-Time HighOn Monday, March 2, miners processing blocks on the BTC network surpassed the network’s all-time high as the overall hashrate touched 136 exahash (EH/s). The record-breaking achievement happened despite the price of BTC dropping below the $9K region throughout the course of the last week. In four years’ time, BTC’s hashrate has risen over 13,500% […]

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