A secretive startup called nChain is gearing up to launch an alternative implementation of the bitcoin software for use by developers.
Bitcoin startup Purse is moving ahead with development on ‘extension blocks’ a proposal to help mitigate bitcoin’s current bandwidth issues.
Greg Maxwell discusses his assertions about an alleged controversial mining technique and the way forward for bitcoin.
Marketing expert Jeremy Epstein discusses the importance of the brand for blockchain startups in this open letter to the industry.
A deep dive into the history of Bitcoin Unlimited, a bitcoin implementation seeking to become the dominant software on the network.
A new bitcoin implementation called ‘Bcoin’ is attracting wide support as a means to end the scaling debate.
Don’t know a hard fork from a soft fork? This guide is designed to help you follow bitcoin’s raging technical debates.
As the discussion heats up over the possibility of a bitcoin hard fork, some developers are playing down the likelihood of a split.
What’s the ideal block size? CoinDesk contributor Willy Woo analyzes the charts for answers in his latest opinion piece.
As tensions rise in bitcoin’s scaling debate, support is growing for a solution that could sideline miners should they try to force a code change.