By the End of 2018, More than Half of All Humans Online

By the End of 2018, More than Half of All Humans...

The United National International Telecommunication Union (ITU) released an online usage study this week, outlining the world's usage of internet technology. An important metric...
OP_CHECKDATASIG: Opening Many Exciting Possible Use Cases

OP_CHECKDATASIG: Opening Many Exciting Possible Use Cases

Guest Opinion/Editorial by Antony Zegers, taken from his "The Story of OP_CHECKDATASIG." This article describes the design of an opcode recently added to the Bitcoin...
One of the most enticing aspects of the crypto world is its tribalism. Nothing is more fulfilling than belonging to a group and hating on everyone else. Maximalists take tribalism to the next level. For them, the very idea of alternate cryptocurrencies (altcoin) is patently absurd. Any person entertaining such ideas must be dishonest and/or insane and, in any case, an utter failure as a human being. In fact, such a person should arguably be sentenced to a life in prison!

Altcoin Creators, Holders Should Arguably be Sentenced to Life in Prison!

One of the most enticing aspects of the crypto world is its tribalism. Nothing is more fulfilling than belonging to a group and hating...
ICO Advisers Swap Labels and Become STO Advisers as Regulators Loom

ICO Advisers Swap Labels and Become STO Advisers as Regulators Loom

Initial coin offerings (ICO) are losing favor as government regulators hunt for scam artists and even somewhat reputable projects, causing self-appointed advisers to rethink...
China Blockchain Censorship, Bitmain CEO Shuffle, Crypto a Priority for SEC

China Blockchain Censorship, Bitmain CEO Shuffle, Crypto a Priority for SEC

Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a quick censorship set of rules brought by your favorite China-based crypto watchdog employee, Linzerd. China will start...
BCH Gets Boost: Indonesia Payments Giant Go-Jek Teams with Philippines Coins.ph

BCH Gets Boost: Indonesia Payments Giant Go-Jek Teams with Philippines Coins.ph

According to multiple reports, Indonesian ride-hailing giant Go-Jek has purchased Philippines-based cryptocurrency payment platform Coins.ph for more than $70 million. It's a significant move...
Dash Merchant Venezuela Accused by Community of Deception: Project in Doubt

Dash Merchant Venezuela Accused by Community of Deception: Project in Doubt

TL;DR: Dash Merchant Venezuela is under fire by its own broader community for providing "inaccurate and deceptive documents regarding salary payouts," according to Dash Watch....

Twitter Founder Jack Dorsey on Joe Rogan Podcast: Trump, Blockchain, Policies

TL;DR: Twitter CEO and founder Jack Dorsey appeared on the popular podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience, Friday, 1 February 2019. The social media mogul...
Dumb, Humorless Crypto News Outlets Fall for Obvious Satoshi Hoax, Miss Point

Dumb, Humorless Crypto News Outlets Fall for Obvious Satoshi Hoax, Miss...

TL;DR: Bitcoin ABC lead developer Amaury Séchet tweeted, "I am Satoshi Nakamoto. There it is said and I can prove it," and pasted a...
EXCLUSIVE: OrcaPool Speaks! How the Market Responds to Blockchain Attacks

EXCLUSIVE: OrcaPool Speaks! How the Market Responds to Blockchain Attacks

TL;DR: At the end of last year, SharkPool was birthed to hunt other chains its collection of miners dislike. Recently, a competitor, OrcaPool, has...