Tag: mempool

Sep 23 2022

Research: Debunking the FUD surrounding Bitcoin transaction fees

Bitcoin FUD comes in all shapes and sizes, ranging from unbridled energy consumption to rampant crime. Since 2017, the World Economic Forum has been warning that Bitcoin will eventually consume more power than the entire world. Governments around...

Aug 19 2022

Nevermind The Bear: Developer Interest In Bitcoin Keeps Growing, New Study Shows

The market might be down, but developer interest in bitcoin isn’t. Since the all-time high almost a year ago, it has grown more than 8%, according to a recent study. Telstra Ventures’ data science team performed “health checks on 3 top blockchain ecosystems” and concluded that “open-source developers signal strength of web3 community.” The story here, though, is bitcoin. Which isn’t really part...

Apr 01 2022

With Empty Bitcoin Mempools, It’s Time To Consolidate Your UTXOs

Bitcoin mempool levels are frequently empty these days, so it’s a good time to conduct this Bitcoin security best practice.Bitcoin mempools aren’t what they used to be, at least when measured by unconfirmed transaction levels. Network use is down from the market peak in 2021, and with emptier mempools come cheaper fees, both of which have a few notable effects on the...

Mar 24 2022

The APE Transaction Of $3 Million That Went Viral – What’s Behind It?

Mar 24 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  ape bayc crypto news ethereum mempool

There was a lot of excitement in the crypto community as many anticipated and waited for the launching of the APE coin. The coin was launched by the Bored Ape Yacht Club and recorded massive growth once it was listed on many top exchanges. The event took place on March 17, and many BAYC NFTs holders received the coin in an airdrop that...

Dec 21 2021

Blockstream Sponsors The Mempool Bitcoin Project

Mempool will employ the grant to further develop features focused on Blockstream’s Liquid Network.Blockstream announced it is now a sponsor of the Mempool open source project.Mempool will focus on adding new capabilities and enhancements to its platform related to the Liquid Network.Blockstream created Liquid in 2015 as a Bitcoin federated sidechain for asset issuance and rapid...

Feb 16 2021

Latest Umbrel Update Further Improves Bitcoin Privacy, Self-Sovereignty

This week, open-source Bitcoin and Lightning Network node developer Umbrel released a significant update to its operating system, bringing a list of notable improvements to its wallet and UX, plus several additions to its celebrated Umbrel App Store. The Umbrel App Store was released December 2020 and has brought single-click...

Latest Umbrel Update Further Improves Bitcoin Privacy, Self-Sovereignty

Open-source Bitcoin and Lightning Network node developer Umbrel has released an update including multiple sovereignty-enhancing features.A research paper from the University of Qatar...

Dec 14 2020

Dec 08 2020

Complete Guide to Bitcoin Mempool

Dec 08 2020 Published at UseTheBitcoin under tags  bitcoin bitcoin mempool btc guides mempool

If you have been in the cryptocurrency market for some time, you might have heard of the Bitcoin mempool. This is clearly an important part of Bitcoin (BTC) […]

Dec 04 2020

Dec 01 2020

Gloria Zhao And Brink Are Set To Give Bitcoin Mempools An Upgrade

Brink, the new nonprofit founded by John Newbery and Mike Schmidt to train and support Bitcoin developers, today announced Gloria Zhao as its first fellow. After graduating from Berkeley with a degree in computer science this...

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