Bitcoin is now 12 years old, but it was two years ago that the believers in its original vision decided to break free from those who wanted to hijack it for their own purposes.
Billionaire Ray Dalio recently voiced the concerns he has about BTC in a Yahoo Finance interview; Dalio does not believe BTC will have extreme success.
After a brutal series of battles in the Bitcoin Civil War, BTC remains unscalable, BCH appears to be ready to split again, and BSV continues to be mined with an open source protocol, no software-enforced block size limit, and an ever-growing absorption of new businesses and use cases.
The Department of Justice has seized over $1 billion in BTC, BSV, BCH, and BTG in relation to a silk road hack that took place in 2013.
While BTC is busy damaging the Bitcoin brand, Bitcoin SV dedicated apps and services generate more and more transactions on chain, creating real value for Bitcoin.
In his latest blog post, “Scarcity and Incentives,” Dr. Wright explores how both factors go into determining market value.
For years, advocates for Taproot and Schnorr have cited increased efficiency and added “privacy” because Schnorr aggregates signatures together at the protocol level.
When old coins move, digital asset enthusiasts are open to rumours concerning who is behind the transactions and what the implications are.
It becomes more and more obvious that BTC is correlated to the stock market and therefore does not fulfill its promise of being “digital gold,” Dr. Michael Wehrmann writes.
John Barry Thompson is charged with two counts of wire fraud and commodities fraud which collectively carry a maximum prison sentence of 60 years.
Two Democrats have asked the White House to provide further details on a recent significant seizure of digital currencies.