Bitcoin Miners are Rejecting Segwit For Non-Technical Reasons

Tweet Share47 +16 Share2 PinShares 55It has become evident that miners are not opposed to the Bitcoin Core development team’s transaction malleability fix Segregated Witness (Segwit) given the overwhelming support towards Segwit2x, a proposal made by Barry Silbert-led Digital Currency group and 57 other companies that include major mining pool operators such as Bitmain. The hashrate signaling the activation of Segwit2x is currently over 90 percent at the time of writing. The proposal entails the activation of Segwit at an 80 percent activation threshold by September and the execution of a 2MB block size increase hard fork six months thereafter. … Continue reading Bitcoin Miners are Rejecting Segwit For Non-Technical Reasons