The average time it takes for the network to find a solution to the block hash.
Bitcoin block times hit lowest point in 10 years after China mining ban
Bitcoin reached its slowest block time in 10 years on June 27th indicating a clear consequence of China’s mining ban.
Bitcoin Cash’s halving led to a 100-minute block time, 10x higher than normal
The halving is here! The halving of Bitcoin Cash (BCH), that is.
Miners switching from BCH to BTC could be behind the 5 hour block time on Bitcoin Cash
Bitcoin Cash usage has been put to the test when the network failed to produce a single block in more than five hours earlier this week without causing any transaction backlog.
4-time F1 champ Red Bull Racing signs on Tezos as ‘blockchain partner’
The high-speed blockchain and smart contract network was signed on by energy drink giant Red Bull’s racing unit.
Bitcoin blockchain’s hash rate hits new all-time high
The mean hash rate of the Bitcoin (BTC) blockchain—or the total computational power dedicated to mining—reached a new all-time high of over 176 exahashes per second (EH/s) on Friday, according to crypto metrics platform Glassnode.
Stablecoin Tether gets minted on Solana blockchain for the first time
The USD pegged stablecoin has been minted on the high-speed blockchain months after announcing Solana as an issuer.
How we can use timestamping content on the blockchain to fight fake news and fraud
Can you trust what you read on the internet? Ideally, we’d be in a world where the answer to this question is an immediate “Yes.” But we know there’s a lot of distrust in what’s on the internet.
eToro: Crypto is still “retail dominated,” Zcash has the highest “sentiment” score, and how FTX gained from Blockfolio acquisition
A new report jointly-published by eToro and The TIE explored the cryptocurrency landscape for Q3 2020, finding out long-term sentiment metrics for popular cryptocurrencies and how mergers and acquisitions proved to be the best indicator for future price rises.
The Time-Travelling Blockchain Developer
The blockchain marches on, ever forward, relentless, in an inexorable journey to add new transactions and to create new blocks to append to the decentralized ledger.