August 1st – Bitcoin Cash

August 1, 2017 Yeti 0

Well here we are, August 1st, 2017. Unless you been sleeping under a rock you know that this date has been talked about for the past 2 months as some sort of milestone for Bitcoin. Depending on your viewpoint it [read more]

Bitcoin Chain Split on August 1st

July 27, 2017 Yeti 0

Even though miners are agreeing to the BIP91 proposal, otherwise known as SegWit2x, Bitmain backed mining firm ViaBTC (based in Beijing) and a few other players intend to go ahead with introducing a fork in the Bitcoin network on August [read more]

BIP 91 Locks In

July 21, 2017 Yeti 1

After a long drawn out Bitcoin scaling debate, or what some would label as more of an ordeal, BIP 91 has officially locked in. The BIP 91, or Bitcoin Improvement Protocol 91, was an attempt to stave off some of [read more]

Bitcoin Losing its Dominance?

May 30, 2017 Yeti 0

Is Bitcoin losing’s its dominance in the wider cryptocurrency market? While I am not the first to notice this or write about it, it is becoming apparent with each passing day that Bitcoin, the granddaddy of pretty much every cryptocurrency [read more]

Ethereum Set to Surpass its MarketCap ATH

March 2, 2017 Yeti 0

  Ethereum has seen a recent price surge due to the announcement of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, as well as a sustained uptrend in cryptocurrencys in general. Bitcoin has also recently set new All-Time-High’s (ATH’s) on two occasions, recently trading [read more]

ViaBTC Transaction Accelerator

March 1, 2017 Yeti 0

  I recently came across a nifty service being offered by the ViaBTC mining pool, the ViaBTC Transaction Accelerator. With the recent flood of low-feeĀ  unconfirmed transactions clogging up the Bitcoin network, this service can be useful if you find [read more]

Zcash Slow Start

October 31, 2016 Yeti 0

Zcash Slow Start   Zcash is utilizing what is known as a “Slow Start” for the first 20,000 blocks mined which is expected to take around 34 days. This is intended to help give the Zcash network time to stabilize [read more]

Bitcoin.org issues 0.13.0 Binary Safety Warning

August 18, 2016 Yeti 0

  There is a Bitcoin safety warning being issued on the Bitcoin.org website urging users to be extra cautions with the upcoming 0.13.0 release of the bitcoin core wallet. https://bitcoin.org/en/alert/2016-08-17-binary-safety So far there is not a lot of information or [read more]