NFL stars are no strangers to bizarre and even unfortunate stories, whether it’s buying a Tesla or demanding to be paid in bitcoin. Carolina Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton was apparently flying from Paris to Charlotte via North Texas and offered a passenger $ 1,500 for a coach seat with extra legroom, according to a tweet that is making the rounds on social media. The passenger apparently valued his extra legroom on the 10-hour flight more than $ 1,500 because he turned Cam Newton down. The Great Cam Newton Mystery This set off a mystery throughout the media. Why would Newton, who is
In the beginning, there was Bitcoin Core. Satoshi Nakamoto’s seminal software implementation for the Bitcoin network was a one-stop shop for early users: For the earliest adopters, it functioned as a full node, wallet and miner.
Ten years and a few moons later, the Bitcoin service industry is undergoing a technical renaissance. Today, applications and hardware abound that give bitcoiners a greater degree of flexibility over how they manage their coins than ever before. From mixing services to plug-and-play nodes, hardware wallets to browser extensions, these tools have made Bitcoin more private, safer and easier to use, expanding its use cases along the way.
Bitmain co-founder Jihan Wu has reportedly been ousted from his seat on the company’s board of directors, stripping him of his influence over corporate decisions at the mining firm. According to a recent report by Chinese media outlet Sanyan Blockchain, Wu’s demotion is part of a larger board restructuring that comes three months after Bitmain priced its […]