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Core Developer’s 300kb Block Proposal Bolstered in Bid to Push Lightning Adoption

Bitcoin Core (BTC) developer Luke Dash Jr has once again sparked controversy with his idea to shrink the BTC chain’s block size down to 300kb. It’s not the first time the concept was proposed by the developer, but this time around there’s more support for the idea in order to drive Lightning Network adoption. Also […]

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Core Developer’s 300kb Block Proposal Bolstered in Bid to Push Lightning Adoption

Bitcoin Core (BTC) developer Luke Dash Jr has once again sparked controversy with his idea to shrink the BTC chain’s block size down to 300kb. It’s not the first time the concept was proposed by the developer, but this time around there’s more support for the idea in order to drive Lightning Network adoption. Also […]

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Core Developer’s 300kb Block Proposal Bolstered in Bid to Push Lightning Adoption

Bitcoin Core (BTC) developer Luke Dash Jr has once again sparked controversy with his idea to shrink the BTC chain’s block size down to 300kb. It’s not the first time the concept was proposed by the developer, but this time around there’s more support for the idea in order to drive Lightning Network adoption. Also […]

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Segwit2x and the Tale of Three Bitcoins

Segwit2x and the Tale of Three BitcoinsAs the entire community has been laser-focused on the recent hard fork and Bitcoin network split, many people have forgotten about the Segwit2x plan. Miners who participated in the ‘New York Agreement’ (NYA) have kept their promise and Segregated Witness will lock-in on the network in roughly two weeks. Also read: Gwyneth Paltrow Joins Bitcoin Wallet […]

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What Do Core Think of Bitcoin Cash?

What Do Core Think of Bitcoin Cash?The question in the title is misleading. Because what Core think, and what Core and Blockstream want you to think and believe, are two entirely separate things. Recently Bitcoin Core developer Luke Dashjr (aka Luke-jr) wrote an opinion piece almost entirely about “Bitcoin Cash” itself. But before we get onto the Bitcoin Cash topic here, […]

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Fork Watch: ‘Bitcoin Cash’ Support Grows as August 1 Draws Near

Fork Watch: 'Bitcoin Cash' Support Grows as August 1 Draws NearThe user-activated hard fork (UAHF) on the Bitcoin network is looming around the corner. ‘Bitcoin Cash’ (BCC; BCH) is slated to break away as a new fork from the Bitcoin blockchain on August 1 at 9:20PM JST or 12:20PM UTC. Also read: Fork Watch: JP Powerhouse Coincheck Now Unlikely to Suspend Bitcoin Payments Major Exchanges Embrace Bitcoin […]

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What Every Bitcoiner Should Know About ‘Bitcoin Cash’

Bitcoin CashIn a few days the notorious August 1st is approaching, and it’s likely this day will be remembered for a long time. This week Bitcoin.com discussed the possible scenario of a user activated hard fork called “Bitcoin Cash” as much of the community doesn’t realize this fork will likely still happen despite Segwit2x’s current progress. […]

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BIP91 Activates While Fork Still Looms In the Backdrop

BIP91 Activates While Fork Still Looms In the BackdropOn July 22, 2017, at approximately 04:46:31 UTC at block height 477120 — BIP91 was activated on the Bitcoin network. As of this point, if the Segwit2x plan is successful, blocks that don’t signal Segregated Witness (BIP141) will be rejected. Also read: Acinq Launches Lightning Network Android Wallet Eclair Segwit2x Progresses Forward BIP91 has activated on […]

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