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Bitfury Mines a Block Signaling UASF Mandatory Segwit Deployment
  Recently Bitcoin proponents who support Segregated Witness (Segwit) have been fervently discussing BIP 148, a User-Activated Soft Fork (UASF). On [...]
Bitpay CEO on Safe Bitcoin Scaling: Soft Fork First, Hard Fork Next
  Over the past few months, Bitpay co-founder and CEO Stephen Pair has been advocating for a safe and non-contentious method to scale the Bitcoin [...]
Nodecounter Directs Its Hashrate at Bitcoin.com’s Mining Pool
  The bitcoin data website Nodecounter.com, which also helps manage a mining operation at Nicehash, has announced they are switching mining pools from [...]
Bitcoin Price Resists Significant Crash Due To Natural Evolution: Cashaa’s Gaurav
  It is trying times for Bitcoin. The struggle between SegWit and Bitcoin Unlimited, the two sides of a sharply divided community, appears to have hit [...]
Bitcoin Unlimited blocks outnumber SegWit
  The number of mined blocks signalling Bitcoin Unlimited within the last 2,016 blocks has reached 643, against 546 blocks voting for the SegWit [...]
Slush Pool Feels Developers Should Just Active SegWit Without Further Delay
  Even though SegWit offers some advantages to BU miners as well, it is doubtful they will see things that way.   It is evident the [...]
Trezor Founder: Bitcoin Without SegWit is Gold, Just As Inefficient and Limited
  Slush, CEO & IT Architect of SatoshiLabs, the parent company of Bitcoin hardware wallet manufacturer Trezor, believes that without Segregated [...]
Why Bitcoin Price Dropping to $1160 is Good; Solving Network Issues
  Almost immediately after the disapproval of the Winklevoss twins’ Bitcoin ETF, contrary to the predictions of most analysts, Bitcoin price [...]
‘Super UASF’: Could a Clever Idea Break Bitcoin’s Scaling Deadlock?
  An experimental idea for pushing through a controversial bitcoin code change took another step forward this week. The situation goes like this: with [...]
Community Reacts to Bitcoin Unlimited Bug, Calls For SegWit Activation
  On March 15, Bitcoin Unlimited suffered from an attack that led to a 6-hour downtime for miners and node operators. Miners lost over $200,000 in [...]