A hearing in the Kleiman v. Wright case reportedly concluded today with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida rejecting Craig S. Wright’s testimony and rewarding the Kleiman estate with 50% of the alleged 1.1 million bitcoins David Kleiman mined with Wright between 2009 and 2011, according to a court
The Bitcoin Cash hard fork is here and is set to be the second-most controversial fork thus far in the 10-year history of cryptocurrency (second only to its original fork from bitcoin itself). Take note: This is not just another Rhett Creighton shitcoin fork for fun. It involves politics, power, and people with lots of
As the Nov. 15 Bitcoin Cash hard fork draws closer, a majority of hash power favors the Bitcoin Cash SV iteration favored by Australian computer scientist Craig Wright’s nChain, data from Coin Dance shows. According to Coin Dance, 66–78 percent of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) miners are backing the SV network based on currency hash rates, compared to 18–28
Almost $800 million worth of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash has been withdrawn from wallets associated with now defunct cryptocurrency “black market” Silk Road marketplace and linked to Silk Road owner Ross “Dread Pirate Roberts” Ulbricht, signaling a potential large-scale Bitcoin market dump. The Silk Road-related cryptocurrency wallet activity, first observed by cryptocurrency community members on Aug.