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Hard Forks May Kill Bitcoin in 100 Years, Says Nobel Laureate

American Nobel Laureate, economist, academic, and best-selling author Robert Shiller claims Bitcoin may be extinct in 100 years — and hard forks will be to blame.  A Big Forking...

Adam James | May 31, 2018 | 12:00
'Why Don't You Adopt It?' Andreas Antonopoulos Advocates Decentralized P2P Commerce
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Andreas Antonopoulos: 4 Things Bitcoin Needs Plus a Hard Fork in 2018

In his latest Q&A on March 24th, 2018, Bitcoin evangelist, educator, and influencer Andreas Antonopoulos explains what the cryptocurrency industry needs next and his expectations...

Melanie Kramer | Mar 26, 2018 | 20:00
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‘Bitcoin Diamond’ is the Grinch That Will Steal Your...

Hardware wallet Ledger has warned of scams using Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) to defraud users as suspicions around the hard fork start to mount. ‘They’ll Steal Your Assets’...

Wilma Woo | Dec 25, 2017 | 16:45
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Fork Me Once… Super Bitcoin and Bitcoin Platinum Among 5 New...

Bitcoin holders will meet at least three new hard forks in December as the success of Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin Gold spawns a host of trailblazers. Bitcoin’s (Minimum) 3-Fork...

Wilma Woo | Dec 01, 2017 | 20:00
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Another Day, Another ‘Bitcoin’: Diamond Launches As Gold...

The Bitcoin community has woken up to another hard fork of the network, this time called Bitcoin Diamond (BCD). BCD Boasts ’28 Exchange’ Support Continuing an accelerating...

Wilma Woo | Nov 24, 2017 | 08:00
A Fork Too Far? BitPico Cancels SegWit2x... Again
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A Fork Too Far? BitPico Cancels SegWit2x… Again

BitPico, the entity who vowed to carry out the SegWit2x Bitcoin hard fork after its cancellation, has canceled it again. BitPico: This Was ‘Nothing But A Waste Of Time’ In...

Wilma Woo | Nov 13, 2017 | 11:30
BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended
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BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended

After months of discussions, debate and chaos in the bitcoin community, supporters of the controversial SegWit2X hard fork have just announced that the split will be suspended and put...

Brian Yim | Nov 08, 2017 | 13:15
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Bitcoin Pioneer Nick Szabo Declares Opposition to SegWit2x

Blockchain, cryptocurrency and smart contracts pioneer Nick Szabo has become the latest high-profile figure to declare his opposition to SegWit2x. Nick ‘No2X’ Szabo...

Wilma Woo | Nov 08, 2017 | 04:07
Bitcoin Gold Plans Hard Fork to Prevent Further 51% Attacks
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Bittrex on SegWit2x: We Need ‘Clear Chain Preference’...

Major Bitcoin and altcoin exchange Bittrex has released a key statement on its treatment of the SegWit2x hard fork. Bittrex: Bitcoin is BTC Until ‘Clear Chain Preference’...

Wilma Woo | Nov 07, 2017 | 10:45
Coinage CEO: Market Needs to Move Beyond Bitcoin
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Bitcoin.org Co-Owner: I Will Support New PoW Fork After SegWit2x

The co-owner of Bitcoin.org and Bitcointalk has said he will support a new Bitcoin proof-of-work (PoW) chain after SegWit2x – even if the Core chain survives. ‘Prepare To...

Wilma Woo | Nov 06, 2017 | 16:15
Bitcoin Gold Plans Hard Fork to Prevent Further 51% Attacks
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What You Need to Know About the Bitcoin Gold Fork

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is due to fork from Bitcoin on block 491407 and all holders of Bitcoin can be credited an equal amount of BTG to their BTC. The new coin is being launched as a...

Matthew Tompkins | Oct 23, 2017 | 12:00
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CEX.IO After the Hard Fork

As you well know, on August 1st, 2017 a hard fork occurred with Bitcoin that led to the creation of a new cryptocurrency. This cryptocurrency is being referred to as Bitcoin Cash which...

Bitcoinist | Aug 31, 2017 | 09:24

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