Tag: Bitcoin Core

“Bitcoin Core” Is Another Attempt to Discredit Bitcoin Cash

The last thing the world needs right now is more cryptocurrencies using the Bitcoin name. Things have gotten a bit out of hand in recent months, yet that doesn’t deter teams from trying to bring more “shitcoins” to the table. Bitcoin Core is a new project not to be confused with Bitcoin or the Bitcoin core developers. Bitcoin Core is a Self-professed Shitcoin A lot of people are not too amused …
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Theymos Planned to Have Bitcoin Knots Replace Bitcoin Core as Main Client

Not a day goes by without a healthy dose of Bitcoin drama, by the look of things. There have been so many discussions and debates over the years, it has become impossible to recollect them all. The latest incident involved a message on the Bitcoin.org website claiming the Core client would be replaced by Bitcoin Knots. While the note was removed quickly, it still sent an interesting message to the community. What is Theymos …
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Upcoming Bitcoin Core Client Will Disconnect SegWit2x Nodes Automatically

The upcoming Bitcoin Core client update will introduce some interesting changes. Now that SegWit activation has been locked in and BIP148 is in effect, the new client will disconnect nodes supporting the SegWit2x fork. This decision will not go over well with a lot of SegWit2x supporters, as they will see this as an unwarranted attack on the project. Bitcoin Core 0.15.0 Disconnects SegWit2x Clients Any radical change made to the Bitcoin Core …
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Bitcoin Core Developer: Activate Segwit First, Then Work on Bigger Blocks

Bitcoin Core developer Eric Lombrozo recently announced that he is willing to support the execution of a 2MB block size hard fork if the Bitcoin Core development team’s Segregated WItness (Segwit) is activated first. Lombrozo stated: “I will happily support a block size increase HF as long as Segwit activation is not held hostage to it.” Over the past two weeks, Lombrozo has been collaborating with developers, experts and industry …
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