Joannes Vermorel: Bitcoin BCH will keep transaction fees 'vanishingly low' forever

In today's age of eCommerce, more and more retailers are looking for fast, reliable and low-fee payment systems to meet the demands of their customers. While most of the sector still relies heavily on traditional card payment systems, a growing number of merchants have already turned to Bitcoin Cash (BCH), the only
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 14:47:00


Ethereum Average Transaction Fee Surpassed Bitcoin, But its Inaccurate to Compare

On July 16, 2018, the average transaction fee of ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, surpassed that of bitcoin. But, it may be premature to conclude that ether is lagging behind bitcoin in scalability. JZay, a bitcoin researcher, and investor shared a transaction fee comparison chart provided by crypto asset
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 20:39:11


A Crypto First: Ethereum (ETH) Surpasses Bitcoin (BTC) Transaction Fee Costs Temporarily

For the first time in its history, Ethereum's average transaction fees exceeded those of Bitcoin (BTC). ETH however quickly regained its usual place as the most economical blockchain and was likely not an unfolding organic matter as there have been many situations and alleged attacks on the ETH blockchain network.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:27:21


Place Your Bets! Bitcoin Core Lightning Network Fails to Complete Basic Transaction

Wagers really don't settle matters, but they are a lot of fun and force advocates to have some skin in the game. In the ongoing debate about scaling, network fees, congestion and mempools, the Lightning Network is Bitcoin Core's answer. Some in the ecosystem have doubted its efficacy. A bet was placed. If a
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 08:55:42


Teen dev creates Bitcoin Voice, a voting mechanism based on transaction amount

The mechanism requires users to put their money where their mouth is. It has been argued by some that programming should become a basic skill for the new generation, saying every child should learn to code. While this statement still sparks a debate, some have already begun getting their kids in
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:47:32


A Lower Bitcoin Transaction Volume is a Sign of Maturity

Things are not looking great for Bitcoin as of right now. The price is dropping, and so are the number of transactions. This latter part is always subject to interpretation, though. While things may look a bit bleak now, there is no reason to believe the situation won't improve. In fact, it seems things
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 16:47:42


Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit a Record Low Level

Bitcoin transaction fees have fallen to their lowest mark for a year, as Bitcoin Core Fee, a major information source on the cryptocurrency market, posted on its Twitter. The current transaction fee is 1 satoshi per byte to get into the next block. On March 26, the price for conducting a bitcoin trade
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 14:19:57


Bitcoin transaction fees plummet to lowest levels since May 2017

Crypto news: Investors staying away from exchanges and price news It what might be a good sign for beleaguered Bitcoin, which has suffered a series of jolts in 2018, the average price of transactions on the Bitcoin blockchain fell to just over a dollar - or 0.014 of a Bitcoin. The confirmations, moreover,
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 05:53:15


Send $10,000 for 1 Cent: Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit 'Unfairly Cheap' Levels

Bitcoin (BTC) transaction fees are at a major low, making it the cheapest time for nearly 12 months to send bitcoin. According to a Twitter-based Bitcoin fee information service, Bitcoin transaction fees have hit a record low today of only 1 satoshi (the smallest unit in Bitcoin) per byte to get into the next
Sun, 25 Mar 2018 21:00:47


Analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash Transaction Volumes: SegWit is Leaving Bitcoin Cash Behind

The research division of BitMEX, a cryptocurrency exchange platform has released a report that shows a comparative analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash. The report which was released on Thursday, March 22, 2018, is an update on an earlier report released six months prior to the SegWit capacity increase. Apart from
Sun, 25 Mar 2018 20:50:55


Bitcoin Cash still trails behind SegWit when it comes to transaction volume

The war on Bitcoin is far from over. In spite of attracting wide adoption when it first launched back in August last year, it appears that Bitcoin Cash still lags behind Bitcoin's SegWit soft fork when it comes to overall transactions processed. The research arm of cryptocurrency exchange desk BitMEX found that
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:02:22


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