17 Mar '17, 6pm

Antpool Gives 75% Hashpower to BU While Exchanges Confirm Listing a Split

Antpool Gives 75% Hashpower to BU While Exchanges Confirm Listing a Split

According to reports, the large mining pool Antpool which commands 16.6 percent of the global hashrate is currently switching it’s mining configurations to support Bitcoin Unlimited. Meanwhile, popular bitcoin exchanges discuss listing another token in the event of a chain split. Also Read: Could Bitcoin Affect Emerging Market Monetary Policy? Antpool Dedicates 75% Hashrate Towards Bitcoin Unlimited Over the past couple of months, the Bitcoin network scaling debate has intensified. Moreover, rather than just discussions taking place many bitcoin proponents are taking action with various ideas that theoretically could scale the decentralized currency. For instance, people have proposed a user-activated soft fork (UASF) because Segregated Witness (Segwit) support has stalled. The idea has become popular amongst Segwit supporters and seems to be gaining traction with the prop...

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