How to get Bitcoins easy?
Bitcoin Exchanges / January 18, 2018

How to get Bitcoins easy?

Buying bitcoin is harder than it should be, which is why we at Coinbase have been working so hard to expand our services to more regions of the world, to accept more payment methods, and to process transactions as quickly as possible. Over the past couple of years we’ve helped thousands of developers to build bitcoin applications. The most consistent and critical…

Supercomputer Bitcoin mining
Bitcoin Mining / January 16, 2018

Supercomputer Bitcoin mining

Carlye Calvin/UCAR According to the March IG report, the unnamed researcher used supercomputers at two different universities — although quite surprisingly — mined only a very small amount of around 12-16 bitcoins valued between $8, and $10, . The researcher said he was just conducting tests on the computers, the report said. The researcher asserted that he was…

Making money Bitcoin mining
Bitcoin Mining / January 14, 2018

Making money Bitcoin mining

Many people wished they had not missed the Bitcoin mining bus before the great Bitcoin boom started back in 2013. Back then you could mine Bitcoins pretty easily at home and make a very nice profit on the exchange rate. However since then, the mining difficulty has increased immensely and today it is almost impossible to mine Bitcoin profitably at home with your own…

Princeton Bitcoin
Bitcoin Exchanges / January 12, 2018

Princeton Bitcoin

As promised, here are the final project presentations from the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies class I taught at Princeton. I encouraged students to build something real, rather than toy class projects, and they delivered. I hope you’ll find these presentations interesting and educational, and that you build on the work presented here (I’ve linked to the projects…

Blockchain identifier
Blockchain Algorithm / January 10, 2018

Blockchain identifier

In this post we’ll explain what your wallet identifier is, as well as why it’s important to keep a record of it. We’ll also guide you through the steps on how to locate your identifier using our web wallet and our mobile wallets on iOS and Android. Understanding why your wallet identifier is important A wallet identifier serves as a unique way for you to differentiate…

Cryptocurrency market cap
Bitcoin Exchanges / January 8, 2018

Cryptocurrency market cap

Yesterday was quite an interesting day in the world of Bitcoin scams and Ponzi Schemes. OneCoin, the world’s biggest pyramid scheme to date, doubled all user coins last night. This brings the total supply of “coins” to 2 billion, which is ridiculous. In fact, this means that OneCoin is now a bigger cryptocurrency than Bitcoin, according to OneCoin CEO, Ruja Whatsherface…

Lost Bitcoin password
Bitcoin Exchanges / January 6, 2018

Lost Bitcoin password

For Dave Bitcoin, the alias of the software architect that hacks people’s cryptocuency passwords, the price surge of Ethereum’s blockchain token ether has generated a significant amount of work; work that wouldn’t have been steered his way without his focus on developing trust. And just to be clear, Dave Bitcoin hacks people’s passwords with their permission. He runs…

Blockchain BTC
Blockchain Algorithm / January 4, 2018

Blockchain BTC

Between Nov 20th and 27th, Bitcoin faced its busiest week ever with 2 million transactions, a near-constant backlog of tens of thousands of transactions to confirm, and a record , 466 transactions processed in a day. This resulted in average confirmation times reaching an unusually slow speed of more than 2 hours. The number of Bitcoin transactions and unique addresses…

Open source Bitcoin miners
Bitcoin Mining / January 2, 2018

Open source Bitcoin miners

Purpose To promote the free and open development of an FPGA based Bitcoin mining solution. Project Status Project is fully functional and allows mining of Bitcoins both in a Pool and Solo. It also supports Namecoins. Current Performance: 109 MHash/s On a Terasic DE2-115 Development Board Note: The included default configuration file, and source files, are built for…

Using blockchain for authentication
Uses For The Blockchain / December 31, 2017

Using blockchain for authentication

There is a lot of talk about Blockchain and, more generally, Distributed Public Ledgers (DPLs) these days. Some try to position DPLs as a means for better identification and, in consequence, authentication. Unfortunately, this will not really work. We might see a few approaches for stronger or “better” identification and authentication, but no real solution. Not even…

Earn Bitcoin Fast
Bitcoin Exchanges / December 29, 2017

Earn Bitcoin Fast

Hello there, in this article I’m going to show you the newest methods, sites, you can make bitcoins free and fast, yes, you read that right. This year we saw the bitcoin rise at an amazing rate, it got up to $1, 104. It also had a drastic fall back to $776. As at writing this article it has risen to $804, that’s approximately N252, 657. It’s going to keep rising…

Blockchain info Mixer
Blockchain Algorithm / December 27, 2017

Blockchain info Mixer

Blockchain.info, one of the most popular online Bitcoin wallet services in the world, was forced to take its service offline last week after suffering a DNS hijack that left its 8 million-strong userbase vulnerable to cyberattack. The digital currency service claims to power up to 100, Bitcoin transactions in a single day, so it was of little surprise that reports…

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