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Survey: What Outcome of the blocksize fight would be acceptable for you?

23. März 2017 // 0 Kommentare

Imagine, it is the end of 2017. What outcome of the Blocksize und Hardfork debate would be „ok“ for you? What results would you follow? To not be misunderstood: I’m well aware that SegWit increases the factual Blocksize. But for the ease of the survey I separated Blocksize and SegWit. Multiple answers are welcomed! You should klick every item you are „ok“ with, and not just the items you wish most. This is about the basic unit of consensus: Be not strongly against.   [...]

ACK or NACK? About the social fork in Milan

11. Oktober 2016 // 0 Kommentare

The organizers of the third Scaling Bitcoin workshop tried to calm down controversies by making the blocksize as a whole offtopic. But after the chinese Miners visited Roger Ver's Free Speech Party, something became clear: there has never been less consensus as after the third Scaling Bitcoin workshop. [...]

Scalability and Fungibility: two sides of the same Bitcoin

11. Oktober 2016 // Ein Kommentar

Found at Scaling Bitcoin in Milan. On October 8th and 9th the Bitcoin-World met in Milan to listen to presentations about scalability and discuss in workshops. We report in several articles about the event. The first piece is about a surprising issue – fungibility – and its eye-opening correlation to [...]

Bitcoin.de launches internal diamond store

8. Februar 2016 // Ein Kommentar

Bitcoins are scarce and have an innate mathematical beauty – properties they share with diamonds. If you prefer your beauty to take tangible form, you can now use your bitcoins to buy diamonds on Bitcoin.de. The bitcoin exchange is the first platform on which customers can spend their bitcoins on [...]