Amid yesterday’s hard fork excitement, bitcoin exchange Poloniex quietly changed its terms of service. But the changes didn’t go unnoticed, and bitcoin traders are worried about their implications. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Devs: First Day Was Great, but Now the Pressure's On Poloniex: You Have no Right to a Class Action Lawsuit Although the exchange made several … [Read more...] about Bitcoiners Worried As Poloniex Changes Terms of Service After Hard Fork
The Bitcoin fork is here, and the first block for Bitcoin Cash (BCC) has been mined. This has opened the door for exchanges, traders, miners, and potentially attackers to begin using Bitcoin Cash. Also read: Bitcoin Price Holds Steady in Face of Historic Hard Fork Block number 478559 on the BCC hard fork was mined by ViaBTC at 2:21 PM EST. This block contained 6,985 … [Read more...] about Bitcoin Has Officially Hard Forked as First Bitcoin Cash Block Is Mined
Tomorrow, August 1, is the big day for the future of Bitcoin. It looks like a Bitcoin Cash hard fork is inevitable, but what we don’t know is whether or not it will actually go anywhere. Let’s take a look at whether BCC will flourish or flop. Also read: Bitcoin Price Likely to Hit $3000 On Day Before Hard Fork How Much Support Does Bitcoin Cash Really Have? In the last few … [Read more...] about Bitcoin Cash Is Born: What Is the Likelihood of a Successful Hard Fork?
Hard fork who? The Bitcoin price seems to be uncaring about the August 1 fork, with charts showing an imminent trigger at $3100 that will spark a rally and double the price. Also read: BTC-e Finally Posts Update, Offers Hope for Users Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis Long-Term Analysis With the technical goal remaining at $3500, the $3100 trigger will result in a … [Read more...] about Bitcoin Price Likely to Hit $3000 On Day Before the Hard Fork
Slush Pool, a major bitcoin mining pool, has announced that it will not support Bitcoin Cash (BCC) in the event of an August 1 hard fork. Also read: KeepKey No Longer Supporting MultiBit Wallets Slush Pool Will Not Support Bitcoin Cash The pool notified its miners of their decision via the company’s official blog. Giving context to their decision, Slush Pool said they did … [Read more...] about Slush Pool Will Not Support Bitcoin Cash in August 1 Hard Fork