22 Feb '16, 1pm

Is Bitcoin Classic And The Hard Fork Driving The Price of Bitcoin Higher?

However, the cost of mining will likely go up if the block size is increased through this hard fork or a change in the original Bitcoin code. This has caused Bitcoin mining pools which control about 70% of the hashing power to reject the hard fork. Even though the growth of Bitcoin Classic nodes has increased over 700% in the span of a week, it’s uncertain whether the confidence and good will of the people supporting the hard fork of Bitcoin Classic are what’s behind the price surge or not. If the optimism is in fact driving the price up, there may be an adjustment in the near future when reality sets in when the political fighting in the Bitcoin community and decisions among large players in the mining space have their showdown. As for now, let it ride past $500.00!

Full article: https://www.cryptocoinsnews.com/bitcoin-classic-hard-fork...

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