Category: Crypto

Run A Free Bitcoin Classic Node Courtesy of Google Compute Engine

The number of Bitcoin Nodes available right now could use a healthy bump even though it can be rather expensive for home users to offer this type of service. Additionally, there is the threat of facing a DDoS attack when supporting the Bitcoin Classic or any other Bitcoin version. A temporary promotion by Google lets enthusiasts set up a handful of Bitcoin Classic nodes on Google Compute Engine for free without …
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Growing Mempool Size Creates Huge Bitcoin Transaction Backlog

One of the things affecting Bitcoin users from all over the world is the amount of time it takes until transactions receive network confirmations. Considering how Bitcoin blocks are generated roughly ten minutes apart, confirmations with proper transaction fees should be processed rather quickly, whereas others might be facing an inevitable delay. However, when the transaction mempool is slowly approaching the 30 MB mark, things are certainly amiss. Also read: …
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Wealth of Me Lets Users Manage Their Digital Currency Portfolio

When people venture into the world of Bitcoin and digital currency, one thing they might want to do is find a way to check the value of the portfolio at any given time. A lot of traders have currencies stored across multiple wallets and exchange platforms, making it hard to keep track of all of these different values. A new platform, called Wealth of Me, has been launched to address …
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34 Bytes Announces New Bitcoin Point of Sale Payment Terminal

It is always positive to see more companies exploring the world of Bitcoin and digital currency. Especially if those companies provide a way to make Bitcoin transactions more appealing to both merchants and consumers. 34 Bytes will start their storefront merchant beta testing of a new point of sale terminal shortly, which will help boost Bitcoin adoption all over the world. Also read: Blockchain Game For iOS Now In The …
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