Bitcoin Node Count Stabilizes – Back Up Over 10K in Past 3 Months

The Bitcoin network continues to rebound from recent activity slumps, its total node count reaching 65,000 with reachable nodes totalling over 10,000. Technical ‘BUIDLout’ Continues Data from Earn.com (formerly 21.co) and Bitcoin developer Luke-jr’s own monitoring resource confirm the growth, which has lately centered on Germany, now contributing almost 19 percent of nodes. Specifically, there […]

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A.T. Kearney Report: Bitcoin Will ‘Mature’ and Reclaim Market Share in 2019

Bitcoin is not dead, management consultancy AT Kearney has concluded in its 2019 predictions – the latest source to defy claims it is trending to zero. Cryptocurrencies Are ‘Post-Crash’ As part of its annual series of ten forecasts for the coming year, somewhat less ‘outrageous’ than a similar tradition at Saxo Bank, the company declared […]

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Bitcoin Mining: Everything You Need to Know

Bitcoin mining is a term that everyone in the cryptocurrency and even many outsiders are familiar with. This is a process performed by high-powered computers (also known as nodes), which solve complicated computational math problems. While distinct, there are certain similarities between bitcoin mining and actual mining for precious metals such as gold, for example. […]

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Such Currency, Much #Fail: Dogecoin Transactions 300% Higher Than Bitcoin Cash

Wilma Woo · June 18, 2018 · 10:00 pm Dogecoin (DOGE) processes three times as many transactions as Bitcoin Cash (BCH) per day, data shows this month — as Bitcoin’s (BTC) hash rate expands to an all-time high.  Unlikely Success? Figures reproduced on Twitter by social media commentator Armin van Bitcoin confirm the curious rise […]

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