US Contract Miner Core Scientific Buys 17,600 Bitcoin Miners From Bitmain

U.S. contract mining firm Core Scientific has agreed on a deal to buy 17,600 mining rigs…

Craig Wright Doubles Down on Satoshi Claim, Says Bitcoin Core Infringes His ‘Database Rights’

The Australian entrepreneur who claims to be the inventor of bitcoin has suggested he might take…

Blockchair Launches Release Monitor so You Will Never Miss Another Hard Fork or Core Client Update

It can be very hard to keep track of all the latest software upgrades in the…

How Is Bitcoin Cash Different From Bitcoin Core?

The crypto space can be hard to break into for those unfamiliar with the jargon, lingo,…

Ethereum Istanbul Hard Fork Release Date Confirmed By Core Developer

Team lead at the Ethereum (ETH) Foundation Péter Szilágyi has confirmed Dec. 4 as the expected…

‘Hard Core Fund’ Collects 50 BTC to Support Bitcoin Developers

According to venture capitalist Dovey Wan of Primitive Ventures, finding sustainable funding for bitcoin developers is…

Michael Ford Named Newest Bitcoin Core Code Maintainer

Long-time Bitcoin Core contributor Michael Ford, who often goes by the handle “fanquake,” has been named…

Ethereum Core Developers Debate Benefits of More Frequent Hard Forks

How often is too often to alter consensus? A group of ethereum’s veteran open-source developers discussed the subject…

Ethereum Core Developer Quits Over ‘Conflict of Interest’ Attacks

UPDATE (19 February 14:30 UTC): Afri Schoedon has since indicated on Twitter that he is quitting the ethereum…

Don’t Expect Bitcoin’s Supply to Change, Says Core Maintainer Wlad van der Laan

Wladimir van der Laan, the lead maintainer of bitcoin’s most widely used software, has harsh words…