How Bitcoin Exchange Market is Preparing for Hard Fork

How Bitcoin Exchange Market is Preparing for Hard Fork Bitcoin exchanges are preparing for a potential hard fork execution of Bitcoin Unlimited. While most major Bitcoin exchanges including BTCC, Bitstamp and Bitfinex have clarified their stance on the hard fork contingency, some regional exchanges such as Korbit and HitBTC haven’t come to a consensus in…

Hold ’em, don’t fold ’em: how to bite Bitcoin pools

Hold ’em, don’t fold ’em: how to bite Bitcoin pools Bitcoin’s reward mechanism is based on publishing a solution to the block chain. What if an Evil Genius™ reversed this, and rewarded miners for withholding their solutions? The simple answer: a pool of miners in which an Evil Genius™ withheld solutions would collapse. The surprise…

Fintech startup Humaniq announces agreement with SpaceBTC cryptocurrency exchange

Fintech startup Humaniq announces agreement with SpaceBTC cryptocurrency exchange LUXEMBOURG, March 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Blockchain banking app Humaniq has come to an agreement with SpaceBTC cryptocurrency exchange to allow Humaniq tokens, abbreviated as HMQ, to be traded alongside widespread blockchain currencies such as Bitcoin and Ether.  HMQ tokens will go live on the exchange…

PwC Supports Qtum, A Hybrid Bitcoin/Ethereum Project

PwC Supports Qtum, A Hybrid Bitcoin/Ethereum Project The Qtum Project, a Singapore-based blockchain initiative that combines aspects of both bitcoin and Ethereum infrastructure to build decentralized applications executable on mobile devices, has enlisted the support and guidance of PwC. PwC, a network of firms in 157 countries that has supported various blockchain projects, supports the Qtum…