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The New Ways to Save Crypto from a Post-Quantum World

However distant it may seem, powerful quantum computers have the potential to ruin cryptocurrency, and developers are already devising solutions.

A Bitcoin Twitter War Is Raging And No Account Is Safe

A years-long intellectual debate on bitcoin’s technological roadmap has spilled over into Twitter, resulting in a wave of suspicions and shadowbans.

Twitter Pledges Action on Crypto Scams After Account Shadow Bans

It’s unclear how Twitter identifies which accounts to penalize for propagating cryptocurrency scams.

Game Over: Anonymous Vigilante Shuts Down Crypto All Stars

Only a week. That’s how long Crypto All Stars, an ethereum-based collectable game modeled off CryptoKitties, lasted once founder in-fighting started.

Dogecoin Is Helping Ethereum Solve Its Biggest Issue

Years after it was written off as a joke, dogecoin continues to prove useful, this time factoring into a major ethereum test.

Latest Zcash Ceremony Used Chernobyl Waste

Zcash’s latest private Powers of Tau ceremony used nuclear waste in a small aircraft to generate random code, helping to ensure the network’s privacy.

Lightning Network May Not Solve Bitcoin’s Scaling ‘Trilemma’

It isn’t possible to have decentralization, a fixed money supply and sufficient liquidity for an efficient payments system, says Frances Coppola.

White Paper Published for Blockchain Privacy Tech Zk-starks

The highly-anticipated white paper for zk-starks, which does away with the so-called trusted setup made famous by zcash, is out.

Ethereum Price Highs Overshadow New Wave of Tech Issues

With ether price reaching all-time-highs, fundamental issues that relate to the most basic operation of ethereum’s blockchain are popping up.

RSK Beta Brings Ethereum-Style Smart Contracts Closer to Bitcoin

RSK, a much-anticipated project designed to boost bitcoin’s functionality, took a step toward becoming real Tuesday with a beta launch.