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The Risks of Segregated Witness: Problems under Evidence Laws

By: Jimmy Nguyen - Chief IP, Communications & Legal Officer

September 15, 2017

The bitcoin community still debates whether Segregated Witness will help the network’s scalability or will…

nChain Innovation: On the Road to Smart Contracts

By: Gavin Allen - nChain Research

August 22, 2017

Blockchains are far more than a simple conduit for cryptocurrencies.  With their strong cryptographic foundations,…

nChain Innovation: Computational Flexibility Using the Blockchain

By: Gavin Allen - nChain Research

August 15, 2017

The scripting language within Bitcoin is materially limited in regard to the available instruction set. …

Keys to Secure the Digital Future: nChain’s Inventions for Security of Bitcoin, Digital Assets & Digital Resources

By: Jimmy Nguyen - Chief IP, Communications & Legal Officer

August 3, 2017

Bitcoin continues to generate excitement, but still faces questions about the security of users’ coins…

No Governance for Old Men: Coordinating Protocol Upgrades in the Future

By: Jon Matonis - VP, Corporate Strategy

July 24, 2017

Make no mistake. We are witnessing a high-stakes protocol standards battle play out in real…

Proof of Work as it relates to the theory of the firm

By: Team nChain

July 18, 2017

One of the little-known aspects of bitcoin is the nature of the proof of work…

Bitcoin’s Smart Future – Dr. Craig Wright – Amsterdam 2017

By: Team nChain

July 18, 2017

Dr. Craig Wright delivers a visionary speech about bitcoin, with this central message: Dare to…

The Irrationality Defense of Paternalism

By: Team nChain

July 17, 2017

As the debate over how to scale the bitcoin network continues, Bitcoin Core developers, Blockstream,…

The Future of Bitcoin is Unlimited – Highlights of Craig Wright Speech

By: Team nChain

July 13, 2017

At the Future of Bitcoin conference in Arnhem, Netherlands (June 30, 2017), Dr. Craig Wright…

The Illusion of Scale in Segregated Witness

By: Team nChain

July 12, 2017

The bitcoin community is actively debating how to scale the bitcoin network to achieve faster…