This week’s newsletter features regular sections like Bitcoin Stack Exchange Q&A and the latest column about preparing for Taproot.
This week’s newsletter discusses changes to services and client software and why wallets should wait before generating Taproot addresses.
On June 12, the crypto community celebrated the fact that the Bitcoin network locked in Taproot support in order to activate the largest upgrade the protocol has seen in four years. 24 days later, Taproot support via Bitcoin nodes has only reached 27.55% and upgrade supporters are pleading with the community to update their nodes. […]
The Bitcoin Taproot upgrade will activate later in 2021 as developers urge to create applications that will leverage its advantages.
This week’s newsletter discusses universal transaction replacement by fee, and includes the first post in a Taproot preparation series.
Taproot has a variety of benefits for all users of Bitcoin, and is an example of improving ability to expand and enhance Bitcoin.
In this episode of “The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado,” the hosts discussed the lock in of Bitcoin’s Taproot soft fork upgrade.
This week’s newsletter celebrates the lock-in of Taproot, describes a draft BIP for improving transaction privacy and more.
The ‘Speedy Trial’ lock-in period for the Bitcoin network upgrade Taproot is now complete. Data from taproot.watch details the lock-in has been achieved and it was locked in at block height 687,285 and mined by the mining pool Slushpool. Bitcoin Taproot Lock-in Complete at Block Height 687,285 Taproot is coming this November as the web […]
Taproot brings new optimizations to security and usability to the Bitcoin network as the activation is locked in.