The Blocksize War: Who Makes the Rules in a Decentralized Network?
Decentralization is an often underappreciated and misunderstood feature of Bitcoin. Achieving consensus without a trusted third party was the biggest technical hurdle to the invention of a peer-to-peer electronic cash. While centrally controlled monetary networks can be corrupted or shut down, Bitcoin’s decentralized nature makes it permissionless, uncensorable and immutable. However, decentralization is a design…
Dreaming of an Orange Christmas?
We’ve made a list of some great ideas for Bitcoin-related gifts, whether you’re looking for something for a Bitcoin enthusiast or someone you want to introduce to Bitcoin. BlockClock Count down the blocks until Christmas (or the next halving) with a BLOCKCLOCK Mini or BLOCKCLOCK Micro device from Coinkite. This display art device is popular…