Bitcoin

Bulletproofs for Confidential Transactions May Have a Problem

Bulletproofs are designed to enable efficient confidential tranactions in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Confidential transactions hide the amount that is transferred in the transaction. Every confidential transaction contains a cryptographic proof that the transaction is…

Johann Gevers Resigns From Tezos Foundation

The Tezos Foundation has just announced that Johann Gevers and Diego Olivier Fernandez Pons, have decided to voluntarily step down.  The announcement stated: "The Tezos Foundation has unanimously appointed Ryan Jesperson and Michel Mauny to the…

Jimmy Song Announces Bitcoin Developer Training Course

Jimmy Song, Bitcoin developer and venture partner at Blockchain Capital, has announced a new initiative called Platypus Labs, designed to educate and compensate Bitcoin (BTC) cryptocurrency developers. According to Song, the project, while still in…

SegWit Finally Coming to Coinbase and Bitfinex

Coinbase Inc., the largest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, is planning to roll out a long-awaited software update in an effort to reduce transaction fees customers pay when sending Bitcoin. They are joined by one of the…