Bitfury and First Block Capital have announced a strategic investment in Emercoin. #SPONSORED
Ripple’s rapid price expansion has likely made its chairman among the world’s richest people, according to reports. #BRIEF
As IoT devices become more ubiquitous than ever, a new partnership will use Blockchain technology to produce a global system of connectivity that will create a way for users to monetize their technology in a decentralized way. …
Ukraine’s government is going to auction seized assets through decentralized Blockchain for more transparent accountability.
Ukraine’s justice ministry has begun testing the use of a blockchain to digitally auction seized assets, according to a report.
Venture-backed blockchain startup Bitfury is seeking a patent related to electronics design, public documents reveal. Source
This week Sir Richard Branson and the Bitfury Group are hosting another ‘exclusive’ bitcoin and blockchain retreat on Branson’s private Necker Island. The third annual Blockchain Summit will feature a host of cryptocurrency and blockchain industry luminaries for three days. Also read: Bitpay Wallet Adds Coinbase Integration for In-App Bitcoin Purchasing The Cryptocurrency and Blockchain […]
With all of the focus on SegWit activation, Bitcoin users tend to forget the Lightning Network is still a real thing. Although a viable implementation of this concept is still far away, progress is being made. BitFury successfully completed their Bitcoin transaction on the Lightning Network as we speak.It is worth noting their test was […]
Within 24 hours, Bitcoin price recorded a staggering 13 percent surge in value. The activation of SegWit will lead to a 75 percent optimization of Bitcoin blocks and a subs…
BitFury, cryptocurrency mining hardware and blockchain solutions provider has announced the launch of a new blockchain framework. The open source framework, Exonum is designed to suit enterprise applications. According to the company, Exonum is a private, permissioned blockchain which is anchored to the Bitcoin blockchain for added security and reliability. The mechanism will allow the […]
Bitfury, which has maintained its position as the second largest mining pool in the market, released its first enterprise-grade Blockchain software.
It seems July 17 has initiated the beginning steps towards Segwit2x activation as the code has been released and miners who supported the “New York Agreement” (NYA) have started running the new BTC1 software. Also read: A Brief Glimpse Into the Lives of Chinese Bitcoin Miners Miners Begin Running the New Segwit2x Software As the price […]
This week Montana’s Governor Steve Bullock announced the distribution of $1,124,030 in economic development grants that will be given to local businesses within the region. What’s interesting about the job initiative is the $416,000 of stimulus funding that will go to a bitcoin mining data center in Missoula County, called “Project Spokane.” Also read: Bitcoin: […]
Bitcoin price achieved its new all-time high yet again earlier this morning at $1,442. The average trading value of Bitcoin was similar throughout the Japanese and US Bitco…
Cointelegraph spoke to Valery Vavilov, BitFury CEO, about mining, government Blockchain implementation, the first SegWit block mined and future plans of his company. …