Tag: Segregated Witness

BCoin Lets Users Run A Bitcoin Node In Node.js

Running a Bitcoin node has become a topic of discussion these days, as there are so many different options readily available to achieve this goal. In most cases, users will need to run the Bitcoin Core or Bitcoin Classic client to achieve that goal, but an alternative solution is being developed as we speak. BCoin is a Bitcoin Node project which can run in Node.js, and perhaps even the browser …
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Smartbit Launches Segwit Testnet Block Explorer

Even though the final decision regarding the Bitcoin block size debate is still up in the air right now, some users have taken it upon themselves to develop specific tools for segwit integration. While a new block explorer might not seem like anything groundbreaking, this tool offers some unique features compared to traditional block explorers. ¬†Bitcoin developers will be pleased to tinker with the payment scripts provided. Also read: Bitcoin …
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New Bitcoin Core Petition Gets Lots of Support

By the look of things, the debate on which solution to take for solving the Bitcoin block size debate once and for all is still not over. Even though Bitcoin Classic has seen a huge amount of support so far, a new initiative by Bitcoin Core is looking for people to publicly show support for this course of development. Needless to say, the community is getting tired of this internal …
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