Maduro Orders the Issue of 100M Petros, Venezuela’s Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Featured The first issue of Venezuela’s national cryptocurrency has been ordered by President Nicolás Maduro. He has also called for[…]

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RSK Mines Its Genesis Block – Bitcoin Now Has Ethereum-Like Smart Contract Platform

Smart Contracts RSK Labs has finally mined its genesis block and formally launched its long-awaited Bitcoin-based smart contract platform and[…]

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Venezuela Unveils Mining, Trading, and Launch Details of National Cryptocurrency

Featured The Venezuelan government has published a decree outlining the operation of Venezuela’s national cryptocurrency, the Petro. It details the[…]

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Markets Update: Bitcoin Bounces to $15,000 Amid Run-Up to Cboe Futures Launch

Markets and Prices The bitcoin markets are experiencing significant price volatility leading up to the launch of Cboe’s futures markets,[…]

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Bitcoin-Based Ethereum Smart Contract and Sidechain Rival RSK Launches Today

Technology RSK Labs has announced that the main network of their Bitcoin-powered smart contract platform is launching in beta on[…]

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Bitcoin-Based Ethereum Rival RSK Set to Launch Next Month

Interview The long-awaited smart contract solution for Bitcoin’s blockchain that offers additional scaling improvements, RSK, is preparing to launch. News.Bitcoin.com[…]

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