Bitcoin Protocol Receives Upgrade, Pronounced ‘Nuclear War Proof’

Bitcoin Core released the newest version of the protocol, 0.19.0.1. The move was seen as a strong sign BTC kept evolving, despite the recent rapid price crashes. New Version Introduces Default SegWit Addresses The biggest change in the new version for regular users is that the wallets using it will provide Bech32 addresses by default. This means the default use would be SegWit, a tool to lighten the transaction load. Users can choose to toggle … Continue reading Bitcoin Protocol Receives Upgrade, Pronounced ‘Nuclear War Proof’