Bitcoin and the Scaling Conundrum

Big Blocks vs Small Blocks, On-Chain vs Off-Chain scaling, Bitcoin as digital cash vs Bitcoin as a store of value. These are only some of the opposing ideologies in the raging debate on the direction Bitcoin should take to scale, accommodate new users and achieve world dominance as a currency and medium of exchange.

MEW Hack, A Postmortem

Today the crypto space and the Ethereum Community specifically were affected by a particularly significant hack targeting the popular MyEtherWallet website.

Lightning Network – The Challenges Ahead

The lightning network has been hailed as the solution to Bitcoin’s scaling woes and with the beta now being deployed by a variety of merchants accepting Bitcoin, a full scale production-ready roll out doesn’t seem far off.