News Reports indicate half of Bitcoin nodes are still vulnerable to Inflation Bug

The inflation bug was first detected in September 2018, and it poses the danger of allowing Bitcoin miners to mine more Bitcoins than required. The total amount of Bitcoins that are to be mined is 21 million. However, the bug could interfere with the code and give miners the permission to mine more which would end up inflating Bitcoin. Miners co...

News Eyes on SEC Bitcoin ETFs ruling on 21st May

Investors are holding tight to the current bullish trend in the cryptocurrency markets with anticipation that the much awaited US Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) ruling on Bitwise’s and VanEck’s Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs). The ruling has been postponed a number of times but the deadline for the ruling has now approached. The dea...

Bitvalex Academy Who created crypto?

In 2009, the first cryptocurrency made its mark on the internet of things, Bitcoin was released to the world via a cryptography mailing list. Although Bitcoin has become the backbone of the cryptocurrency markets, there is still very little known about the person or people that coded it. The name first linked to the coding of Bitcoin is Satoshi ...