Tags Posts tagged with "Soft Fork"

Tag: Soft Fork

Bitpay Gearing up to Test Extension Blocks

Recently, the Bcoin team released the specifications and particulars for launching extension blocks for a blockchain protocol upgrade. They have now nearly completed implementing these...

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 March 24 the mining...

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 contentious...

Antpool Signals for Bitcoin Unlimited

The Bitcoin block size debate heated up on Monday as Antpool officially entered the fray. The largest mining pool is now signaling for Bitcoin...

Chinese Miners Worried About a User-Activated Fork Propose Synthetic Fork

This past week a new idea has been brought to the table concerning the block size debate. Over the past few months, Segregated Witness...

How the Hyped Lumino Whitepaper Details Protocol for Scaling Bitcoin

Rootstock’s Chief Scientist, Sergio Demian Lerner, has been hinting about a new Bitcoin scaling solution called Lumino for over a month. Lumino’s whitepaper has...

Bitcoin Observers Watch Segwit Signaling Begin on the Litecoin Network

In the past, some have called Litecoin the “silver to Bitcoin’s gold.” Now many Bitcoin proponents are eagerly watching Litecoin as miners have just...

Is Softforking to Segwit “Radical” and “Irresponsible?

“Segregated Witness is the most radical and irresponsible protocol upgrade Bitcoin has faced in its eight year history,” wrote the pseudonymous author Jaqen...

Ethereum Hard Fork Due Today, Miner Vote Overturned

Ethereum’s hard fork will officially occur Wednesday at approximately 7am EST, despite 65% of miners voting against the measures. Also read: Charlie Shrem Is Home...

Ethereum Miners Back Buterin’s Soft Fork

Ethereum (ETH) miners have currently voted in favor of Vitalik Buterin’s soft fork following the attack on The DAO (DAO) and associated devaluation of...

Join our Telegram Channel!

Get Bitcoin News stories in Telegram

× Dismiss