29 Jul '17, 12pm

Startups Brace for the 'Bitcoin Cash' Fork in Wave of Policy Changes

What to do about Bitcoin Cash? That’s the question facing industry startups, as it seems likely that a group of developers and miners might actually split the main bitcoin network next week, forming a brand new cryptocurrency. Due to differences in opinion about how bitcoin should be governed and what technical features should be added to the cryptocurrency network, the idea of a split has been raised several times over the last few years. But this time, the developers behind Bitcoin Cash claim they plan to go through with it this time – and on a short timeline. The cryptocurrency is breaking off from the "main" bitcoin blockchain on August 1, with the specific goal of creating a competing cryptocurrency. Everyone who owns bitcoin will have an equal amount of Bitcoin Cash – if and when users and miners split off. While users are wondering how it will affect them (i.e. how ...

Full article: https://www.coindesk.com/startups-brace-bitcoin-cash-fork...

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steemit.com 31 Jul '17, 12pm

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coindesk.com 29 Jul '17, 8am

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wired.com 01 Aug '17, 12pm

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