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South Korea’s Kakao Leads $15 Million Raise for Public Blockchain Startup Orbs

South Korea’s Kakao Leads $15 Million Raise for Public Blockchain Startup Orbs Hybrid blockchain platform Orbs has raised over $15 million in cryptocurrency with help from South Korean app provider Kakao. A Kakao representative told CoinDesk that its investment arm had joined the funding effort because it “always seeks to …

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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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After the Fork: How Competing Bitcoin Cash Blockchains Might Wage War

After the Fork: How Competing Bitcoin Cash Blockchains Might Wage War Bitcoin cash’s ongoing war of words is set to reach a conclusion tomorrow. That’s when a planned technical update (and an ongoing disagreement over the proposed code changes) may lead two major bitcoin cash implementations – Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV …

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