Can Bitcoin Rise to $7k Before November’s Hard Fork?

http://www.livebitcoinnews.com/can-bitcoin-rise-7k-novembers-hard-fork/ Bitcoin is about to undergo a split, but could it potentially reach $7,000 before the upcoming hard fork in November? The post Can Bitcoin Rise to $7k Before November’s Hard Fork? appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

Smart Contracts, Explained

https://cointelegraph.com/explained/smart-contracts-explained What are those smart contracts everybody is talking about?

Winklevoss Twins Bitcoin Fortune Calculated

http://bitcoinist.com/winklevoss-twins-bitcoin-fortune-calculated/ The Winklevoss twins could be the world’s richest celebrity Bitcoin holders, with their 1% BTC share now worth over 1 Billion USD.  The Winklevoss twins, infamous for their legal feud with Mark Zuckerberg over his alleged stealing of their original idea for the Facebook social network, could rank as the world’s richest Bitcoin investors. As Bitcoin touches $100 billion in value,...

Vietnam’s Central Bank Announces Ban on Bitcoin Payments

https://www.coindesk.com/vietnams-central-bank-announces-ban-on-bitcoin-payments/ The State Bank of Vietnam has issued a statement banning the use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in payments from Jan. 1, 2018.

Bitcoin’s Price Climbs Above $6,400 to Hit All-Time High

https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoins-price-climbs-6300-hit-time-high/ The price of bitcoin has hit a new all time high, crossing the $6,300 mark for the second time this week.

Bitcoin Hits New All-Time High as CME Group Announces Futures Trading

https://www.cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-hits-new-all-time-high-as-cme-group-announces-futures-trading Bitcoin retakes all-time highs after futures trading announcement from CME Group.

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Plans Updated – New Difficulty Adjustment Algorithm Chosen

https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-cash-hard-fork-plans-updated-new-difficulty-adjustment-algorithm-chosen/ The Bitcoin ABC development team has announced its plans for the November 13 Hard Fork upgrade of Bitcoin Cash. The upgrade is designed to stabilize the problematic difficulty adjustment algorithm (DAA). News.Bitcoin.com talked to Bitcoin ABC lead developer Amaury Séchet and Bitprim CEO Juan Garavaglia about what to expect. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Community Preps Hard Fork Slated for November...

CME Group to Launch Bitcoin Futures Contract

https://www.coindesk.com/cme-group-plans-launch-bitcoin-futures-contract/ Derivatives marketplace operator CME Group has announced plans to launch a bitcoin futures product.

BrickBlock ICO: Changing the Face of Asset Investment with Blockchain Technology

http://www.livebitcoinnews.com/brickblock-ico-blockchain-asset-investment/ BrickBlock is using the blockchain technology to change the investment paradigm of the cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offering market. Instead The post BrickBlock ICO: Changing the Face of Asset Investment with Blockchain Technology appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.

Blockstream vs miners – looking at the incentives around the SegWit2x fork

https://bravenewcoin.com/news/blockstream-vs-miners-looking-at-the-incentives-around-the-segwit2x-fork/ The past few months in the Bitcoin community have been filled with discussion of an upcoming hardfork - SegWit2x. There have been a lot of people voicing their opinion on the matter of whether that fork should be allowed to pass or not, but today I would like to look at who I believe to be two key players in this debate...