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Risk of SegWit – Mining Cartels

The bitcoin community continues to debate Segregated Witness, the Bitcoin Core development team’s proposed scaling solution which would separate signature data (witnesses) from transaction...

Lightning Network Centralization Leads to Economic Censorship

A few months ago, I wrote an article called “Mathematical Proof That the Lightning Network Cannot Be a Decentralized Bitcoin Scaling Solution”. It received quite a bit of...

Mathematical Proof That the Lightning Network Cannot Be a Decentralized Bitcoin Scaling Solution

Have you heard of the Bitcoin Lightning Network? It is a proposal that claims that: “using a network of these micropayment channels, Bitcoin can scale to...

Is Bitcoin mining worth it?

This is a simple question with a complex answer. There are a few different factors that influence whether or not Bitcoin mining will be...

A Guide to the World Bitcoin Created

Bitcoin. Cryptocurrencies. Smart contracts. Many people have now heard of the rapidly changing ecosystem of financial technology, but few have wrapped their heads around...

Why are there only 21 million Bitcoins?

As we all know, the total amount of bitcoins to ever exist will be 21 million. In fact, it's 20,999. No one has ever...

Bitcoin Controlled supply

Bitcoins are created each time a user discovers a new block. The rate of block creation is adjusted every 2016 blocks to aim for...

How to Calculate Mining Profitability?

Are you serious about mining cryptocurrencies? If so, you need to know how to make the best use of your money and equipment. In...

How Does Cloud Mining Bitcoin Work?

If you want to invest in bitcoin mining without the hassle of managing your own hardware, there is an alternative. You can use the cloud to...

How to Set Up a Bitcoin Miner?

There are three main categories of bitcoin mining hardware, each more expensive and more powerful than the last. This guide to setting up a...