bitcoin segwit

Segregated Witness has been added to the bitcoin core code on October 27th, offering a range of advantages like malleability fix and an effective block size limit increase.

Roger Ver aka ‘Bitcoin Jesus’ is Bullish on Bitcoin Cash After Yesterday’s Hard Fork
May 16th, 2018

The well-known cryptocurrency investor strikes an upbeat tune about Bitcoin Cash (BCH) despite its steady decline in price in the wake of recent hard fork that he called an upgrade.

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Is Happening Right Now
May 15th, 2018

Bitcoin Cash, launched on August 1, 2017 as a result of dividinng Bitcoin, is making several upgrades today. The most sufficient changes are increasing of the maximum blocksize from 8 to 32 MB, adding or reactivating several Bitcoin script operation codes.

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Passed 2,000 Nodes While Total Network Capacity Crossed $150K
April 24th, 2018

The total number of active nodes on Lightning Network,the most exciting development in the whole blockchain ecosystem, has crossed 2,000, while its total network capacity has passed $150,000.

Bitcoin Lightning Network Mainnet Reaches 1,000 Active Nodes
March 13th, 2018

With the ongoing speed of the development of Lightning Network, analysts believe that the official release of the first version of the mainnet can occur anytime soon.

Bitcoin Transactions Using SegWit Are on a Steep Rise
March 1st, 2018

Soon after the full-SegWit support in the Bitcoin software update, the Bitcoin transactions using SegWit have doubled in just past two days.

The Latest Bitcoin Core Software Update Comes with Full-Segwit Support
February 27th, 2018

The Full-SegWit support to the Core Bitcoin software has been officially confirmed by core developer Peter Todd.

Bitcoin Consolidating Around 11,000 Level; Few Factors Can Trigger Further Rally
February 22nd, 2018

Bitcoin is currently trading at crucial levels from where it can finally make-it or break-it. Experts opinion still remains divided.

Segregated Witness Will Lock In on Bitcoin
August 8th, 2017

A bitcoin network update, defined as Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 141 (BIP141), is expected to be locked in once the signaling period is completed.

New Bitcoin Improvement Protocol Will Be Implemented on August 1 Followed by a 2MB Hard-Fork
May 30th, 2017

The proposal is written under the assumption that the signatories to the Consensus 2017 Scaling Agreement are genuinely committed to the terms of the agreement and intend to enact the updates described therein.

Bitcoin Price Hits New All-Time High at $2472 as Scaling Consensus Reached
May 24th, 2017

A consensus on how to increase the blockchain network capacity has finally been reached, pushing the price of the digital currency to a new record high.