Should code be law? In this opinion piece, Lukas Abegg argues there are many scientific hurdles to cross before this is likely to be possible. ... read more

Smart contracts platform Krypton is recovering from a 51 percent attack this week that saw 21,465 of its tokens exchanged for bitcoin and double-spent. Also read: Industry Report: Banks Trying to Beat Bitcoin According to the fledgling project’s founder and project manager Stephanie Kent, the attack was a “two-pronged” effort involving rented hashing power and a […]The post Attack On Krypton a ‘Dry Run’ For Ethereum? appeared first on Bitcoinist.net. ... read more

Social media is a major component of the internet and has already transformed how humans communicate and interact. Looking to take things to the next level, a few projects are trying to combine social media with the blockchain. Also read: Coinbase’s GDAX Exchange Adds Litecoin, Price Spikes 10% Steemit The Blockchain-based social media platform Steemit has gained quite a ... read more

The MerkleSteem Blogger Raises Thousands of Dollars To Fund Real World Billboard CampaignThe MerkleThe successful history of Bitcoin can be attributed to its community that through countless efforts have pushed the adoption of the cryptocurrency to its current state, from a forum “nerd currency” to a globally accepted and used payment system.and more » ... read more

Only one week after the legendary Diaz vs. McGregor rematch at UFC 202, it’s time to go at it again. As always, bitcoin remains the best way to bet on sports, including MMA. Let’s take a look at some of the fights. Also read: Trump vs Clinton: Bet on America’s Future with Bitcoin UFC on Fox […]The post Bet on MMA with Bitcoin: UFC on Fox 21 appeared first on Bitcoinist.net. ... read more