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SegWit Now Comprises Almost Half of All Bitcoin Transactions

The overall percentage of Bitcoin transactions using Segregated Witness (SegWit) technology has climbed to all-time highs this week, approaching 40%. May Sees SegWit Spike Data from...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
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4 Reasons for Bitcoin’s Price Volatility

It goes without saying that the Bitcoin price index has been on a rollercoaster ride, especially in Q4 2017 and Q1 2018. Why such extreme volatility? Here are four possible culprits...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
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Bitcoin Lightning Network Matures With Record 2000 Nodes, $150K...

The Lightning Network has almost doubled the amount its capacity in two weeks this month as more and more users expand the protocol. Lightning: 2 Weeks, 2x Capacity Data showing...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
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$50 Bitcoin Transactions Fees: Are They Long Gone?

Bitcoin fees and scalability problems were all the talk just a few months ago, but since then, major moves were made towards making sure that these problems do not arise in the future...

Nick Chong | 1 year ago
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Send $10,000 for 1 Cent: Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit ‘Unfairly...

Bitcoin (BTC) transaction fees are at a major low, making it the cheapest time for nearly 12 months to send bitcoin. According to a Twitter-based Bitcoin fee information service...

Melanie Kramer | 1 year ago
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Bitcoin’s SegWit Alone is Outnumbering All Bitcoin Cash...

On March 22, BitMEX Research published a follow-up article to its September 2017 analysis on Segregated Witness (SegWit) transactions compared to Bitcoin Cash, and the results...

Adam James | 1 year ago
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The Arrival of SegWit: Bitcoin’s Saving Grace?

SegWit (segregated witness) Bitcoin transactions are at an all-time high, and Bitcoin transaction fees are the lowest they have been in months. What factors contributed to this sudden...

Nick Chong | 2 years ago
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SegWit Transactions in Bitcoin Hit 30% For First Time

SegWit usage on the Bitcoin network has hit 30% in a new all-time high sparked by uptake from major industry businesses and services. High-speed, Low-fee Bitcoin Emerges Citing data...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago
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Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 Rolls Out With Full SegWit Support

Bitcoin enthusiasts celebrate the release of Bitcoin Core 0.16.0, on February 26, 2018. This new version includes novel features, several bugfixes, various performance improvements...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 2 years ago
Popular Exchange GDAX Now Supports SegWit
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Coinbase Rolls Out SegWit Support on GDAX

At long last, Coinbase’s popular US-based digital asset exchange GDAX now supports Segregated Witness (SegWit) transactions on the Bitcoin network. What is SegWit? SegWit  —...

Adam James | 2 years ago
Could Bitcoin Be Prepping for Run as U.S. Tax Day Passes?
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Several Factors Are Driving Renewed Bullish Sentiment for Bitcoin

Bullish sentiment for Bitcoin is gaining renewed momentum. Investors and financial experts are suggesting a variety of catalysts to explain Bitcoin’s rally, such as regulatory...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 2 years ago
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Bitcoin Fees Sink to 6 Month Low, Undermining Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin (BTC) transaction fees have dipped below than those of Bitcoin Cash (BCH), marking a blow to one of the hard fork’s central remits. Battle Of The Satoshis Data from...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago

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