/r/BTC Moderator leaves split Bitcoin Community

One of the moderators of /r/BTC said goodbye to a quarreled community. Despite the current high altitude, the sky of Bitcoin is not full of violins. The Bitcoin community has been somewhat divided for some time now. On the one hand, there are those who fully support Bitcoin Core. On the other hand, there are Read More

Bitcoin: History and Differences of BTC, BCH and BSV

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV. Who’s supposed to be in control? Reason enough to see how the projects came about and how they differ. Almost ten years after the birth of Bitcoin, the electronic peer-to-peer money system, there are several technologies that claim to be „the true Bitcoin“. The most popular candidates at the time Read More

A crypto currency that can’t be tracked

But the world of crypto currencies is diverse and constantly evolving. Monero developer Howard „hyc“ Chu described Monero in his presentation at DefCON26 Monero as the Bitcoin 2.0. Monero is what people initially thought about Bitcoin – the „anonymous hacker money“. In addition to the many errors that Monero ironed out in comparison to the Read More

Podcast: How meaningful is the market capitalization?

Market capitalization is one of the most recited metrics when it comes to evaluating a crypto currency like Bitcoin. But a closer look shows that this measure is not without it. You know this: Open your browser and check the market capitalization of the crypto currencies first. After all, the market capitalization pages have experienced Read More

The situation on Wednesday: Bitcoin and the fight against banks

Bitcoin had taken up the challenge to bring some wind into the dusty financial system. But that was more than ready: The bankruptcy of the Lehman Brothers, mistrust in the banking system and the bursting of the real estate bubble were the ideal breeding grounds for a decentralized crypto currency. Now, just nine years later, Read More

BTC-ECHO reports from the Blockshow Europe 2017

Two weeks ago we reported about the CeBit, now the next event was coming up, the Blockshow Europe 2017. We were in Munich and as media partner of the Blockshow Europe 2017 we heard many interesting lectures and met Blockchain-Startups. We were especially happy to meet some of the winners of the raffled tickets to Read More

IT providers for stock exchanges hardly dare to approach blockchain technology

More and more companies and institutions are enthusiastic about the blockchain technology. Since blockchain technology can be used to store all kinds of data in a tamper-proof and transparent way, it is used in a wide variety of areas. As Nasdaq reported on June 26, technology companies that provide IT infrastructures for stock markets and Read More