How ICO Investment Plunged 70%: Regulation, Scams, VCs

The Story of How ICO Investment Plunged 70% in One Year

While the shadow of the bear market looms over crypto prices, another aspect of the industry has seen an even more drastic depression: initial...
Checkpointing Fuzziness, Correcting the Record

Checkpointing Fuzziness, Correcting the Record

The incredibly asinine world of crypto, a space working extremely hard to alienate and push away as many interested people as humanly possible, is...
Against Digital Violence: PoW, Avalanche, and the Freedom to Create

Against Digital Violence: PoW, Avalanche, and the Freedom to Create

Originally published as "Flaws in Proof of Work Consensus," by Chris Troutner. There are a lot of weird theories floating around #cryptotwitter about Proof of...
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...
Throwing My Arms Around Paris’ Mouvement des Gilets Jaunes

Throwing My Arms Around Paris’ Mouvement des Gilets Jaunes

Paris and its Mouvement des Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Jacket Movement) are busy eating up headlines with tantalizing images and sounds. Lost is the very...
Venezuela President Raises State-Backed Crypto Price by Decree

Venezuela President Raises State-Backed Crypto Price by Decree

COINSPICE VENEZUELA -- The president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, announced a price increase for his country's state-backed cryptocurrency, Petro, earlier this week. This, and...
UTXO Commitments, BCH Scalability: 'Locking Down the Protocol' is an Idiotic Idea

UTXO Commitments, BCH Scalability: ‘Locking Down the Protocol’ is an Idiotic...

Chris Pacia, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developer, as guest editorialist, examines why the constant refrain to "lock down" the BCH protocol is a bad idea...
Terrorists, Money Launderers Love Government Currency, Regulated Big Banks

Terrorists, Money Launderers Love Government Currency, Regulated Big Banks

German police reportedly raided Deutsche Bank AG offices today, suspecting connection to a money laundering investigation involving the infamous Panama Papers. While most press...
_unwriter Chooses BSV, Fyookball Defends BCH: The Great Dev Debate

_unwriter Chooses BSV, Fyookball Defends BCH: The Great Dev Debate

At CoinSpice.io, we vowed internally not to give the idiotic, wasteful Hash War any more coverage. It's weirdly divisive, and there hasn't been any...
Hash War: Mysterious Anonymous Dev _unwriter Speaks!

Hash War: Mysterious Anonymous Dev _unwriter Speaks!

Mysterious, anonymous BCH developer _unwriter, of 21 Century Motor Company, creator of bitdb.network and bitsocket.org,  has taken to a public statement, aimed at the developer...