Bitcoin as big oil: the next environmental fight | Opinion

I make Bitcoin, and in a previous life, I covered the oil industry as a journalist. Increasingly, I’m realizing the two worlds are alike. Bitcoin is oil. And one day, Bitcoin will become big oil, and all who dabble in

Bitcoin Cash Node Bchd Syncs in Just Over an Hour With Fast Mode

Technology The developers behind the Bchd project have announced the launch of version 0.13.0-beta2 alongside the client’s ‘fast sync mode.’ With the latest fast sync option, instead of downloading 140GB of data stemming from the chain’s genesis, Bchd users can

Bchd Developers Announce Neutrino Wallet for Bitcoin Cash in Beta

Wallets Named after the subatomic particle that can pass right through the entire planet without being detected, neutrino is meant to be a lightweight wallet with enhanced privacy features. And Bchd developers are now bringing it over to the Bitcoin

Wirex Launches Iban For Spanish And French Users

News Wirex on Friday announced it had introduced International Bank Account Numbers (Iban) on its Euro accounts for customers in Spain and France. The bitcoin and cryptocurrency wallet firm also doubled account thresholds for users within the 31-member European Economic

Developers Unveil Two New Bitcoin Cash Full Node Clients Written in Go

Technology & Security The creators of the counterparty.cash protocol and Openbazaar developer Chris Pacia have announced two separate Bitcoin Cash full node clients written in the programming language Go (golang) — Gocoin-cash and Bchd (gcash).   Also Read: BCH Roundup: Markets and Developments Leap Ahead