Tag: transactions

Oct 01 2022

Solana (SOL) Price Nosedives As ‘Ethereum Killer’ Network Suffers Another Outage

Solana network faltered anew, as the crypto space's “Ethereum Killer” goes offline courtesy of faulty mechanics in its system. Just this September, co- founder Anatoly Yakovenko admitted during an interview that the outages which continue to plague Solana were the network's curse. Yakovenko, however, was quick to defend, saying that the downtimes the system experienced could be attributed to its low-cost transactions. He added:...

Jul 21 2022

There Is No Such Thing As A “Lightning Wallet”

The wallet metaphor incorrectly describes the nature of the applications providing Lightning Network services.This is an opinion editorial by Roy Sheinfeld, cofounder and CEO of Breez.Although Breez often...

Jun 19 2022

List of top 10 blockchain explorers

Blockchain explorers provide an in-depth view into cryptocurrency transactions, blocks and addresses. This article gives better information on the top 10 blockchain explorers in the crypto space. Blockchain explorers are software tools that allow users to search for data and examine data points on a blockchain, comparable to search engines. Bitcoin explorers are also useful […] The post...

Jun 08 2022

The Bitcoin Network Is As Healthy As Ever

Entities transacting on Bitcoin, network value and the number of addresses with non-zero balances all continue to grow, pointing toward greater adoption....

Apr 16 2022

Litecoin is Making Digital Payments Easier

A decade ago, very few would have predicted that blockchain would enjoy the popularity and influence it does today. The bulk of blockchain's shine can be traced to its relevance in the financial landscape of today's world. The world has long sought alternatives to the traditional banking system, which many agree is laced with loopholes and problems. As a result, several blockchain...

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 19 2022

Bitcoin Lightning Network Continues To Grow

Current Lightning Network public channel capacity is at 3,539 bitcoin, and it continues to grow over 30% annualized.The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine's premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox,...

Mar 18 2022

How To Set Up RoninDojo Tanto, A Powerful Privacy Tool For Bitcoin Transactions

Walking through complete setup of the RoninDojo Tanto, a plug-and-play Bitcoin full node enabling premium Bitcoin transaction security.If you are not running your own Bitcoin node, then you are trusting someone else's. RoninDojo is a free and open-source software (FOSS) developer team focused exclusively on building the most stable and tailored full Bitcoin node for...

Jan 13 2022

How Is Bitcoin On-Chain Activity Reflecting The Price?

Typically, higher on-chain Bitcoin activity comes with a rising price and vice versa.The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine's premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe now...

Dec 07 2021

A Comprehensive Bitcoin CoinJoin Guide

Everything you need to know about utilizing CoinJoin in your bitcoin transactions.PreliminariesTo understand CoinJoin, it would help to understand UTXOs (unspent transaction outputs) and Bitcoin transactions. You can skip this section if you know enough about these, but it may be valuable to read it anyway.Bitcoin TransactionsIn simple terms, a Bitcoin transaction is made up of inputs and...

Oct 20 2021

Oct 16 2021

Could Advanced Quantum Computing Pose A Risk To Bitcoin Security?

Rapid progress in quantum computing could pose a risk to certain types of bitcoin transactions. So how can we combat this risk?Rapid progress in quantum computing is predicted by some to have crucial ramifications in domains using public-key cryptography, such as the Bitcoin ecosystem....

Aug 09 2021

Lightning Network Capacity Grows 46% In Two Months

The Lightning Network, Bitcoin's Layer 2 solution for scalability and privacy, now holds over 2,200 BTC – a 46% increase in under two months. ​The Lightning Network, a Layer 2 protocol for scaling the Bitcoin network with fast, cheap, and private transactions, now holds over 2,200 BTC in its channels. The scaling...

May 20 2021

Mar 02 2021

How Do Bitcoin Transactions Work?

Bitcoin transactions are designed to be publicly searchable, programmatically confirmed by miners and immutable once embedded on the blockchain. BTC transactions contain three pieces of essential data: the amount being transacted, an input (the addresses where the...

Feb 10 2021

How Long Does Bitcoin Take To Send Across Exchanges?

Feb 10 2021 Published at UseTheBitcoin under tags  bitcoin btc guides times transactions

It is not easy to answer the question “How long does Bitcoin take to send.” There are many factors that influence the transfer time when sending or buying […]

Jan 19 2021

Criminal Activity in Crypto Transactions Fell Sharply in 2020, Says Chainalysis

Jan 19 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  chainalysis coinflash criminal news transactions

Partly offsetting the positive trend is an explosion in ransomware attacks, which rose 311% from 2019.

Jan 11 2021

Biconomy Raises $1.5M in Seed Funding for Bid to Simplify Blockchain Transactions

Biconomy aims to enable blockchain developers to provide a simplified onboarding and transaction experience for users of Web 3.0 and blockchain projects

Nov 17 2020

Palling Up To Crypto: Could PayPal’s Bitcoin Accommodation Lead To Widespread Adoption?

The autumn of 2020 has been a lucrative one for bitcoin investors, with the world’s most famous cryptocurrency being awoken from a bearish end to the summer with the news that payments giant PayPal was set to begin accommodating BTC payments within its 346 million global user base. ...

Nov 12 2020

Israeli Firm Unveils Tech Allowing Users to ‘Undo’ Erroneous Ether Transactions

Nov 12 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  coinflash ethereum kirobo news tech

Kirobo has repurposed its bitcoin transaction reversal feature to work on Ethereum.

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