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Bitmain reportedly cuts off funding to Bitcoin Core developers

Bitmain reportedly cuts off funding to Bitcoin Core developers

Bitcoin Core touts itself as a direct descendant of Satoshi Nakamoto’s original Bitcoin software client. 8485 Total views 24 Total shares Bitmain, one of the world’s largest Bitcoin (BTC) miner producers, has reportedly halted its funding for some primary developers maintaining Bitcoin-related software. Jonas Schnelli, a major Bitcoin Core contributor and maintainer, claimed that Bitmain […]

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China’s national blockchain project adds Polkadot support

China’s national blockchain project adds Polkadot support

The Blockchain Service Network integrates three more major blockchains. 1744 Total views 16 Total shares Chinese government-backed blockchain initiative, the Blockchain Service Network, or BSN, is introducing support for another batch of major blockchain protocols. On Nov. 26, it announced that it will integrate Polkadot, Oasis and Bityaun into its ecosystem on Nov. 30. Polkadot’s blockchain […]

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Square, Human Rights Foundation Back New Bitcoin Open-Source Developer Fund

Square, Human Rights Foundation Back New Bitcoin Open-Source Developer Fund

Nov 24, 2020 at 1:38 p.m. UTCUpdated Nov 24, 2020 at 2:33 p.m. UTC (Glenn Carstens-Peters/Unsplash) Square, Human Rights Foundation Back New Bitcoin Open-Source Developer Fund Veteran open source Bitcoin developer John Newbery just launched Brink, an independent organization for funding Bitcoin’s open source developer community, a key component driving the global currency and making […]

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