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What We Know About Bitcoin Cash’s Two Blockchains

What We Know About Bitcoin Cash’s Two Blockchains At 18:02 UTC, the bitcoin cash blockchain officially split in two. With one iteration of the bitcoin cash protocol called Bitcoin “Satoshi’s Vision” or Bitcoin SV directly opposing the upgrades introduced through another implementation called Bitcoin ABC, the blockchain forked into two …

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Bitcoin Cash Just Officially Split Into Two Competing Blockchains

Bitcoin Cash Just Officially Split Into Two Competing Blockchains The code for Bitcoin cash’s hard fork has been activated. With neither side of the contentious debate leading up to the hard fork willing to come to a compromise, two competing implementations of the protocol have now been activated. However, it’s …

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Fork Watch: How To Follow Tomorrow’s High-Stakes Bitcoin Cash Update

Fork Watch: How To Follow Tomorrow’s High-Stakes Bitcoin Cash Update The most contentious hard fork in bitcoin cash’s one-year history is happening Thursday. So contentious, in fact, that this one holds the potential to split the blockchain into two separate iterations of the bitcoin cash protocol – one led by developer …

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Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork

Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork Ready for a hash war? Bitcoin cash’s upcoming network update (or hard fork) is coming on November 15, but a fractious divide between competing stakeholders has raised the specter that the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market cap – which …

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Ethereum Sets Tentative January Goal for Next Blockchain Upgrade

Ethereum Sets Tentative January Goal for Next Blockchain Upgrade Developers are eyeing January 16th as the date on which Constantinople, ethereum’s upcoming network hard fork, could launch. The upgrade for the world’s second-largest blockchain was originally targeted for November, bringing with it a host of design changes aimed at streamlining …

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Bitcoin Cash Declares War: Why This Could Mean Another Split

Bitcoin Cash Declares War: Why This Could Mean Another Split “Do not come crying when you are bankrupt.” Lobbed at those bitcoin cash enthusiasts supporting Bitcoin ABC, the main implementation of the blockchain software, Craig Wright seems to have no intention to compromise as the cryptocurrency gears up for its …

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Early Trading Shows Clear Preference In Divide Over Bitcoin Cash Fork

Early Trading Shows Clear Preference In Divide Over Bitcoin Cash Fork An experimental market on a major crypto exchange suggests that bitcoin cash users may favor the more established version of the software, Bitcoin ABC, ahead of an expected fork this month. Due to the technical design of the cryptocurrency, …

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