Bitcoin Core integration/staging tree (by bitcoin)

Bitcoin Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to Bitcoin
  • GitHub repo bips

    Bitcoin Improvement Proposals

  • GitHub repo bitcoinbook

    Mastering Bitcoin 2nd Edition - Programming the Open Blockchain

  • Scout

    Get performance insights in less than 4 minutes. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo DOOM

    DOOM Open Source Release

  • GitHub repo original-bitcoin

    This is a historical repository of Satoshi Nakamoto's original bitcoin sourcecode

  • GitHub repo

  • GitHub repo sips

    Community-submitted Stacks Improvement Proposals (SIPs)

  • GitHub repo youtube-dl

    Command-line program to download videos from and other video sites

  • GitHub repo nano-node

    Nano is a cryptocurrency

  • GitHub repo naivecoin

    A cryptocurrency implementation in less than 1500 lines of code

  • GitHub repo linux

    Linux kernel source tree

  • GitHub repo Apollo-11

    Original Apollo 11 Guidance Computer (AGC) source code for the command and lunar modules.

  • GitHub repo Godot

    Godot Engine – Multi-platform 2D and 3D game engine

  • GitHub repo Tasmota

    Alternative firmware for ESP8266 with easy configuration using webUI, OTA updates, automation using timers or rules, expandability and entirely local control over MQTT, HTTP, Serial or KNX. Full documentation at

  • GitHub repo jdk

    JDK main-line development

  • GitHub repo linuxupskillchallenge

    Learn the skills required to sysadmin a remote Linux server from the commandline.

  • GitHub repo a32nx

    The A32NX Project is a community driven open source project to create a free Airbus A320neo in Microsoft Flight Simulator that is as close to reality as possible. It aims to enhance the default A320neo by improving the systems depth and functionality to bring it up to payware-level, all for free.

  • GitHub repo blender

    Official mirror of Blender

  • GitHub repo raspiblitz

    Get your own Bitcoin & Lightning Node running - on a RaspberryPi with a nice LCD

  • GitHub repo HWI

    Bitcoin Hardware Wallet Interface

  • GitHub repo P2P-Trading-Exchanges

    Person-to-Person bitcoin Trading Exchanges

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better Bitcoin alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where Bitcoin has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-02-22.
  • Does running a Full Node jeopardize anything on my computers?
    There are early efforts to integrate I2P into Bitcoin Core, see here:
  • Bitcoin apprenticeships? | 2021-02-22
    If you want to get into the dev's circle start hanging around the github and looking at pull requests and how they are fixed when they get commited. Try to do any of the easy ones like the documentation.
  • Dogecoin can reach $1 with significant dev infrastructure overhaul
    Bitcoin glancing through there are contributors where actual developers only engage in inclusion or notation. Several of which are actual employees of private entities that are engaging for correction/addition/modification in relation to very specific implementations they need for functionality.
  • Mentor Monday, February 22, 2021: Ask all your bitcoin questions! | 2021-02-22
    Download, install and let it sync:
  • Bitcoin is making early retirement a reality for me. My journey.
    The limit to bitcoins is hardcoded, it's encoded here and you can check throughout the codebase that MAX_MONEY is validated. If you somehow had more coins than that then the whole system would crash.
  • I wrote a toy cryptocoin using C# | 2021-02-18
    The Bitcoin source repo
  • What Prevents Btc Protocol Developers From | 2021-02-17
  • Bitcoin Core 0210 Watchonly Address Help For Psbt | 2021-02-17
    I believe it is a bug that should be easy to fix. I've filed
  • BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, is starting to "dabble" in Bitcoin | 2021-02-17
  • For all the new people looking for cheap coins: STOP IT, the price is irrelevant, look at Market Cap.
    However, there are 50 changes per week, so the codebase is being maintained – what I've seen is mostly maintenance and code refactoring.
  • Rescan question
  • What *proves* to us that there are only going to be 21 million bitcoin? | 2021-02-17
    Download the code here: | 2021-02-17
  • Débat : Le bitcoin, est-ce autre chose que de la spéculation ? | 2021-02-15
  • It's absolutely bonkers XRP has stayed in the top 5 after everything that's happened.


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