Tag Archives: Hard Fork

Bitcoin Unlimited ‘Fails All Criteria For Supportable Hard Fork’: BitGo
  Bitcoin-for-business startup BitGo has said Bitcoin Unlimited (BU) “fails all criteria for being a supportable hard fork” in the current climate. [...]
Fire the Miners? Radical Ideas Emerge as Bitcoin Fork Talk Escalates
  Bitcoin is in a state of emergency – or, at least, the community thinks so. Tensions are high as bitcoin’s long-standing scaling debate [...]
Bitcoin Hard Fork Will Be Felt Deeper Than Ethereum’s: Experts
  There is some panic among users of Bitcoin regarding their fate in the event of a split within the community. Online web wallet owners seem to be [...]
Circle Urges User Caution As Bitcoin Hard Fork Looms
  Payments startup Circle suggested in an email to users today that, in order to avoid the potential negative consequences of a hard fork on the [...]
Bitcoin Politics Seep into Altcoins: SegWit Adoption Slow Across the Board
  Since most altcoins are based on Bitcoin’s codebase, upgrades to Bitcoin are often relatively easy to implement in altcoins. Indeed, as Segregated [...]
This Happens to Your Coins During a Bitcoin Hard Fork and Possible Blockchain Split
  Over the past two weeks, the bitcoin community has been discussing the possibility of a hard fork in the near future. Furthermore many industry [...]
Major DDoS Attacks Hit
  Large scale DDoS attacks on and its subdomains started a few days ago and have heightened over the past 48 hours, in an apparent attempt [...]
Bitcoin Could Face Ethereum-Style Split
  Loss of public trust and utility, branding issues, a market capitalization crash, and a collapse of trust in the entire crypto-currency space. A [...]
Major Exchanges Will Consider Bitcoin Unlimited a “New Asset”
  If a Bitcoin Unlimited hard fork leads to a coin-split, major bitcoin exchanges will list coins on that branch as a new asset: BTU. Earlier this [...]
Bitcoin Exchanges Unveil Hard Fork Contingency Plan
  A group of nearly 20 exchanges has released contingency plans in the event that the bitcoin network splits in two, creating two competing [...]