Once the latest transaction in a coin is buried under enough blocks, the spent transactions before it can be discarded to save disk space. To facilitate this without breaking the block’s hash, transactions are hashed in a Merkle Tree , with only the root included in the block’s hash. Old blocks can then be compacted by stubbing off branches of the tree. The interior hashes do not need.
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Bitcoin Craig (BCC) can go take the ticker symbol from the now-defunct cryptocurrency to which it is a fitting successor. — Vitalik Non-giver of Ether (@VitalikButerin) August 22, 2018 A dispute about the block size broke out between the CEO of ViaBTC Haipo Yang and Craig Wright.
Bitcoin Misery Index 22/06/2019 · The Bitcoin Misery Index (BMI) is an indicator created by Thomas Lee, a well-known Wall Street analyst and co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors. He is one of the few, perhaps the only major Wall Street analyst, to regularly publish reports and formal price targets for bitcoin. This is a relatively new index dedicated to