Just a few days ahead of the scheduled hard fork, Bitcoin Gold has finally received an updated website. On the surface, it looks a lot more professional, even though the use cases for this altcoin remain unclear. Additionally, there is no indication as to who will support BTG in the first place. Now is a good […]
The Bitcoin Gold hard fork has caused a lot of confusion and controversy over the past few weeks. Considering that this will be yet another airdrop issued to Bitcoin holders, a lot of people will be looking to claim their free BTG balances first and foremost. However, the Bitcoin Gold team recently took it upon themselves to clear […]
Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on the alleged hard fork project, Bitcoin Gold, that’s supposedly scheduled to take place on October 25. We also we investigated the project further, while asking the lead developer some questions concerning this proposed fork. Now with only fifteen days left until the team tries to fork the bitcoin protocol, individuals […]
The number of Bitcoin hard forks is quite astonishing, assuming one takes all the lesser-known coins into consideration. Bitcoin Cash is the only hard fork to stand on its own right now, though it remains to be seen if the same will apply to SegWit2x moving forward. Things are a lot less clear when it comes to […]
After the hard fork on August 1 that produced Bitcoin Cash, many bitcoiners have been waiting for the possibility of a fork taking place this November with the Segwit2x plan. However, a lot of bitcoin proponents don’t know about another fork called “Bitcoin Gold” (BTG) that’s scheduled to take place on October 25th. Also read: Japan’s […]
A plan to hard fork the bitcoin blockchain, and change its mining algorithm, is emerging. Still in its early stages, what does the new coin offer?
Government actions against Bitcoin increase awareness of it and lead people to wonder why the powers feel so threatened by it, but the cat is already out of the bag.
During times of financial crisis, gold prices typically skyrocket as traders move their money to safe-haven assets. In the latest Greek debt fiasco, however, the price of the precious metal has barely moved while bitcoin has surged in the past weeks. There’s no doubt that the financial concerns surrounding the Greek debt crisis have started […]
Apart from its function as a payment vehicle, using bitcoin in trading and investment activities has also emerged as a strong role. In particular, investors are looking to trade gold