Tag: Bitcoin Unlimited

Community Criticizes Bitcoin Unlimited’s Inability to Prevent Severe Bug Exploitation

It is becoming more evident that the likelihood of Bitcoin Unlimited being executed as a hard fork solution is substantially low. One major factor which ultimately drove the community and miners away from Bitcoin Unlimited is its development team’s inability to prevent severe bugs and internal technical issues from being exploited. In a span of two weeks, Bitcoin Unlimited suffered from two major bug exploitations. The first bug which happened on …
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Bitcoin Unlimited’s Closed Source Development Puts Community On Edge

The Bitcoin unlimited developers have created another controversial debate. By releasing the new client binaries from a private development repository, there was no way for anyone to verify if this update is legitimate. A closed source patch is never a good idea, especially when it is distributed”by accident” rather than through official channels. Closed Source Patching Is Never A Good Idea Bitcoin was designed to be an open-source protocol. That …
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Top 6 Companies and Projects Supporting Both SegWit and Bitcoin Unlimited

As the discussion regarding SegWit and Bitcoin Unlimited continues to heat up, the battle lines are being drawn. Several companies and project only support one out of two solutions, even though there a handful of exceptions. We have looked up some companies that are willing to support both SegWit and Bitcoin Unlimited. This type of approach is perhaps the best course of action until this debate is settled once and for …
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Bitcoin Core vs Bitcoin Unlimited

One of the hottest topics of debate right now is whether or not users should support Bitcoin Core or Bitcoin Unlimited. While the second has most of mining support, Core is the preferred solution for every major service provider and exchange. It is a difficult choice to make, albeit both solutions claim to work towards the same end goal. Let’s see what they both have to offer and how they …
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