Sunday, April 21, 2019
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John Benner

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John Benner is an avid supporter of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies since 2015. He misses the good old days when Bitcoin had a stable price, and transactions costs around two cents, although he would not mind higher Bitcoin prices.

SegWit2x Hard-Fork Cancelled, Analysis of Reasons & Impact

On Nov. 8, Mike Belshe, CEO of BitGo, announced that SegWit2x will not activate due to a lack of community support. He values "keeping...

The Mystery and Skepticism Around Bitcoin Gold

The Bitcoin Gold split occurred on October 25th around 12:00 UTC at block 491 407, creating yet another fork of Bitcoin. It is not...

The Perspectives of the Financial Heavyweights on Bitcoin

Bitcoin has risen to a new all-time high of over $6000, rapidly gaining popularity among the media and spectators. Despite the unrealized potential of...

Korea Bans ICO: Another Case Like China?

On September 29th, South Korea's Financial Services (FSC) announced a ban on all forms of initial coin offerings regardless of the technology or terminology...

How the ban of Bitcoin exchanges in China will affect the...

Earlier this month, many Chinese crypto-exchanges, including ViaBTC, OKCoin and BTC China, announced their closure due to new regulations, sending the price of Bitcoin...