Bitcoin Network SegWit Adoption Hits 66% After BitMEX Embraces Upgrade

Bitcoin Network SegWit Adoption Hits 66% After BitMEX Embraces Upgrade

More Bitcoin (BTC) transactions now use so-called Segregated Witness (“SegWit”) technology than ever before, the latest data shows.  According to various resources including SegWit.Space, adoption of the protocol has reached up to 66% of all Bitcoin transactions as of Jan. 4.  Two in three BTC payments now SegWit The volume underwent a significant increase in … Read more…

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Calvin Ayre: 2020 is Bitcoin’s Year of Enterprise Adoption & Kick Ass Utility

For Bitcoin, if 2019 was the Year of Scaling, 2020 is the Year of Enterprise Adoption and Kick Ass Utility. As I pointed out last year, Bitcoin was hijacked by protocol developers early on in its existence, which stunted its growth and potential over the last decade. Bitcoin was finally freed from its captors a little over a year … Read more…

Worsening Lebanese Crisis May Spark Bitcoin Adoption – BeInCrypto

Worsening Lebanese Crisis May Spark Bitcoin Adoption – BeInCrypto

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Deutsche Bank research shows Bitcoin wallet adoption rate on par with that of internet

Deutsche Bank research shows Bitcoin wallet adoption rate on par with that of internet

Bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrency market have had one major mission: mass adoption based on use cases. One of the biggest threats to Bitcoin’s acceptance has been unfiltered regulatory opinions but over the past couple of months, that perspective has been slowly but surely changing. A new study done on the number of … Read more…

Jameson Lopp discusses Bitcoin adoption as analysts predict 2020 bull run

Jameson Lopp discusses Bitcoin adoption as analysts predict 2020 bull run

The popular cryptocurrency proponents gave his two cents on why Bitcoin had hit a speed bump in terms of adoption and also pointed out the silver linings in the space.  Bitcoin’s mass adoption has always been touted to be the marker for positive developments for the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Since its inception, the digital asset … Read more…

Bitcoin adoption to rise amid politico-economic issues in India and Hong Kong

Bitcoin adoption to rise amid politico-economic issues in India and Hong Kong

Bitcoin adoption is set to rise amid the current situation in India and Hong Kong. The current turmoil in Hong Kong is leading to a disruption in banking services. Many protestors are boycotting HSBC Bank due to its alleged involvement in the political arrests. On the other hand, authorities in India are being accused of … Read more…

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Binance Partners with Paxful to Boost Bitcoin Adoption – Business Partnerships

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance has formed a partnership with peer-to-peer crypto trading giant Paxful. According to a press release, the partnership is expected to boost bitcoin adoption, bringing the cryptocurrency to the masses. Binance users via Paxful platform will be able to buy bitcoin with about 10 different fiat currency. Currencies like the Russian Ruble … Read more…