Tag: Bitcoin XT

Meet Bitcoin XT, the Precursor to Bitcoin Cash

Since its inception and launch last summer, Bitcoin Cash has maintained the attention of everyone in the cryptocurrency community. For better or worse, the Bitcoin hard fork has assumed a major role as the leading dissenter to the Bitcoin protocol. While most individuals currently involved in cryptocurrency have some knowledge of the sentiments and events associated with Bitcoin Cash (BCH), most are unaware of the historical antecedents of the August 1 hard fork. Prior to …
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Your Subreddit Usage Tells A Lot About Bitcoin Nodes

There seems to be an interesting correlation between the number of Bitcoin nodes in circulation and the amount of people using certain subreddits. It is no surprise most of the Bitcoin Core nodes belong to people who use /r/Bitcoin quite often. But how to these statistics hold up for other types of nodes and Bitcoin subreddits? Also read: PayPal Mobile Update Adds Better Android Security Bitcoin Subreddit Affects Node Choice …
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A Bitcoin Hard Fork Can Get Developers In Legal Trouble

An interesting post has surfaced online not too long ago, discussing how the potential Bitcoin hard fork could lead to legal implications down the line. Keeping in mind mow how a hard fork is not backwards compatible and brings a new set of rules to this decentralized system, the implications could be far more severe than most people anticipate. Whether or not the developers of Bitcoin Classic and Bitcoin XT …
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Ecosystem Recovery Goes Well Beyond The Current Bitcoin Price

With so much negativity going on the Bitcoin world right now, the fear mongers are once again calling for the demise of this popular digital currency. Nothing could be further from the truth, however, as Bitcoin will keep trucking on just like it has survived previous events that would have killed off any other digital form of payment. But where do we go from here, other than by looking at …
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