Gavin Andresen related news

We interviewed Bitcoin consultant and educator Giacomo Zucco. We talked about Bitcoin, privacy, ETFs, crypto media and why he hates Coinbase.
- Mar 17th 8:20 pm
There was a private version of the Bitcoin code distributed to a few people before the launch of the network on Jan. 3, 2009.
- Mar 14th 10:45 pm
There was something unusual about Bitcoin block 74638. It was Core developer Jeff Garzik who first spotted it, commenting on the “quite strange” Bitcoin had already endured at least four major bugs or vulnerabilities prior to the integer overflow bug that led to 184 million BTC b
- Mar 1st 2:25 am
Over the last few years, its become a popular trend to claim that you are Satoshi Nakamoto, the inventor of Bitcoin, even if you can't prove it.
- Feb 21st 1:25 am
One of ethereum’s main client has merged into its master branch a controversial proposal to change ethereum’s Proof of Work (PoW) algorithm prior to a broad consensus between developers and...
- Feb 20th 7:12 pm
The main selling point of systems like Ethereum and EOS is their ability to execute smart contracts, at least according to the supporters of those projects. To them, Bitcoin is simply too limited and conservative, and new approaches are needed to unlock the true power of blockcha ...
- Feb 18th 3:03 am
Back in 2008 after the economic crash, there was a developer called Satoshi Nakamoto who wanted to create the ideal financial system taking ...
- Jan 31st 2:49 pm
Zcash Review and Digital Asset Report from Crypto Briefing: institutional-grade analysis of the ZEC token and initial investment grade.
Crypto Briefing
- Jan 18th 7:57 pm
In today's roundup of crypto chatter, Andreas Antonopoulos explains rolling checkpoints and how consensus is achieved between miners, developers, In today's roundup of crypto chatter, Andreas Antonopoulos explains rolling checkpoints and how consensus is achieved betwee ...
- Jan 15th 12:50 pm
In 2009, when Satoshi Nakamoto invented a new age digital currency by writing the code for the first ever cryptocurrency termed as Bitcoin,
- Jan 13th 7:29 pm
CCN had a chance to talk to Arjun Mendhi of MTonomy. MTonomy is a Netflix, Google Play, or Amazon Prime experience for Ethereum users. Based in Cambridge, MTonomy went live this week. Part of their ...
- Jan 4th 9:44 pm
For Bitcoin’s 10th anniversary, we remember the brightest FUD of 2018: from Tulip Mania to Dr. Doom calling Vitalik a “dictator for life.” ...
- Jan 2nd 10:10 pm
It’s been almost a decade since the inception of Bitcoin, a technology created by the infamous and anonymous Satoshi Nakamoto. Over the years, many people During the course of 2018, there were quite a few so-called Satoshi sightings and a couple individuals who claimed to be the
- Dec 27th 9:15 pm
The Lightning Network (LN) is growing fast, but is it enough? In this article, you'll learn the limitations of the LN with Bitcoin's current block size.
Invest In Blockchain
- Dec 9th 5:02 am
With no exchanges, P2P marketplaces, or escrow services in Bitcoin's earliest days, acquiring coins wasn't easy. You either mined them or begged someone In the third installment of our series on key moments from Bitcoin’s history, we look at Gavin Andresen's bitcoi
- Dec 8th 10:25 am
To know the present we have to know the past and then perhaps we can see the future. So we will start at the beginning. After the banking collapse in...
- Dec 5th 6:44 pm
The Bitcoin Cash hard-fork on November 15, 2018, resulted in two coins. Now, many exchanges recognize Bitcoin Cash ABC as Bitcoin Cash with a separate The Bitcoin Cash hard-fork on November 15, 2018, resulted in two coins. In this article, we'll analyze the ABC vs. SV ' ...
- Dec 3rd 10:00 am
Looking to expand your understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrency? Here are 7 must-read books, covering basic history through advanced programming.
Invest In Blockchain
- Dec 2nd 4:47 pm
The situation on the ground in Venezuela is unimaginable to those of us from the US and other countries where the type of economic chaos and inflation being wreaked upon the citizens of the Latin American country has not been allowed or felt for several decades. Inflation is esti
- Nov 27th 3:03 pm
"At the end of the day, it doesn't matter who you are or where your politics sit. You will end up using crypto and being part of this network. Bitcoin and crypto act as a funnel and, in the end, everyone will fall through." ...
Bitcoin Magazine
- Nov 20th 4:26 pm
A new video released by puts their CEO Roger Ver firmly in the camp of people who do not believe that Craig Wright is Satoshi Nakamoto.
- Nov 19th 4:48 pm
The mysterious Twitter handle @satoshi had the cryptoworld buzzing after a recent tweet. Anything that is tied to the famous yet unknown ...
- Nov 18th 6:35 am
As the actual hard fork of Bitcoin Cash approaches and users face the prospect of two versions of Bitcoin Cash, it’s important to remember what led Bitcoin Cash to this situation. As such, here is an albeit incomplete recap. The Block Size Debate Beginning around the middle ...
- Nov 15th 4:59 pm
Craig Wright has been making headlines on tabloids for more reasons than his back and forth uproar with fellow Bitcoin Cash proponent Roger ...
- Nov 15th 7:54 am
The Bitcoin Cash [BCH] hard fork slated for November 15 has created quite a ripple in the cryptocurrency community with several clashes within the BCH community adding fuel to the fire. On November 14, the cryptocurrency saw a drastic price drop causing investors and holders to p ...
- Nov 14th 1:30 pm
At press time, the father of crypto is still trading in the $6,300 range, which is where it’s been for the past few days, and the likelihood of bitcoin spiking to $8,000 or $9,000 by the year’s end is growing smaller every day. One source claims that bitcoin has somehow stabilize ...
- Nov 11th 7:47 pm
Bitpay Inc. the famous cryptocurrency payment processing company recently announced that it has no plans to implement support for Bitcoin ...
Ethereum World News
- Nov 10th 5:16 am
Jeff Garzik, an early pioneer of Bitcoin, has revealed that he's given away over $100 million worth of the asset, but has no regrets about it.
- Nov 10th 12:00 am
One of Bitcoin’s leading developers, Jeff Garzik, has given away over $100 million in Bitcoin throughout the duration of his career, and he can’t help but look back on his actions with a smile on his face.
Live Bitcoin News
- Nov 9th 10:00 pm
We can finally reveal the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto using a simple common sense argument linking both Satoshi and Gavin Andresen to the ...
- Nov 9th 6:43 pm
Gavin Andresen
Gavin Andresen
Software Developer
Gavin is one of the original Bitcoin developers, having been appointed the lead developer on Bitcoin Core by Satoshi Nakamoto. A Bitcoin developer since 2010, Andresen founded the Bitcoin Foundation as a vessel for cryptocurrency advocacy, and has dedicated much of his time to that organization in recent years.