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Bitpay Partners With Bitmain in a ‘Multi-Million Dollar Agreement’

On May 2 the blockchain service provider and bitcoin payment processor Bitpay announced a strategic partnership with the mining device manufacturer Bitmain. Also read: Bitcoin Exchanges Multiply in Japan as Demand from Institutional Investors Rises Bitpay Enters the Untapped Market of Mining Companies The Atlanta-based bitcoin company Bitpay has revealed it has entered a “multi-million dollar […]

How to Run Your Own Instance of Mastodon, the Decentralized Twitter Challenger

Many people are unhappy with Twitter. Some are looking into a new decentralized “tweeting” platform called Mastodon, which has seen rapid growth this month. People are peeved at Twitter because the company has made some questionable decisions, including altering their interface. It now operates much like Facebook in terms of functionality. This has turned some people off. […]

What is the Freenode Project?

There are quite a few online projects which deserve a lot more attention than they are getting right now. The Freenode project is an initiative that is designed to bring developers and enthusiasts of open source projects closer together. It is worth mentioning the Freenode project has been around for nearly 23 years right now, […]

Status Introduces CommitETH – A Tool Designed to Foster Open Source Software Development

Status is a messenger and browser to access the decentralized web of Ethereum. With the high level goals of preserving the collective right of humans to privacy, mitigating the risk of censorship, and promoting economic trade in a transparent, open manner, Status is building a community where anyone is welcome to join and contribute to […]

Bitcoin Projects on Github Surpass 10,000

In the world of open source code, Bitcoin is already one of the most popular projects and protocols being worked on today. Like price, regulations, and merchant adoption, software development is a major metric that can be used to gauge the growth of Bitcoin. The number of projects involving Bitcoin on the leading development platform […]

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Bullish Formation

Key Highlights ETH price gained pace after a correction towards the $10.35 support against the US Dollar. This week’s highlighted connecting resistance trend line on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX) is still acting as a resistance near $10.65. The price may once again correct a few points down before making an […]

ARK Platform Is Now Open Source, Announces Bounty Program

ARK Platform, the innovative blockchain based products and solutions initiative has taken a major step by making the codes completely open source. The platform released the codes on its official GitHub account on November 12, 2016, with the intention of allowing developers from across the world to take advantage of the latest advancements in blockchain technology. […]

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – New Low In ETH

Key Highlights ETH price fell further against the US Dollar and formed a new low of $11.14 for this week. Yesterday’s highlighted resistance area in the form of a channel pattern on the hourly chart (data feed via SimpleFX) of ETH/USD acted as a perfect resistance. The pair remains below a crucial resistance, which can […]

Ledger Assets Unveils Proof-of-Stake Permissioned Blockchain

Blockchain technology facilitates near real-time exchange of information, assets, and any other type of data. But one Australian startup has come up with a way to make distributed ledgers even faster. Moreover, they reduce the energy costs required by a significant margin. Ledger Assets has unveiled EcoChain to the world, but is it that spectacular? […]