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Ethereum’s Geth Software Upgrades Ahead of January Hard Fork

Ethereum’s Geth Software Upgrades Ahead of January Hard Fork The most-used ethereum software client has published code that includes an activation time for Constantinople, a proposed upgrade that, if enacted by users, would bring additional features and enhancements to the network. Go-ethereum (Geth) v1.8.20, released on Tuesday, sets the Constantinople …

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Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon

Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon It’s been six days since the bitcoin cash split and neither side looks ready to call it quits. What’s more, cryptocurrency exchanges that froze holdings of bitcoin cash in lead-up to Thursday’s contentious hard fork activation are …

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Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack

Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack Bitcoin Cash “Satoshi’s Vision” – otherwise called Bitcoin SV – suffered a block reorganization Monday by which transactions on two different blocks were overwritten. Though it is possible these two blocks may have been maliciously overwritten by outside attackers, …

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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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Buy or Sell? What Traders Think About Tomorrow’s Bitcoin Cash Fork

Buy or Sell? What Traders Think About Tomorrow’s Bitcoin Cash Fork All eyes are on the bitcoin cash (BCH) blockchain ahead of a scheduled technical upgrade tomorrow.  While it’s a process that the world’s fourth-largest blockchain by market capitalization undergoes every six months, at which point it asks all users …

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