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Traders and investors are coming back to Bitcoin due to the lock-in of BIP 91 and the high probability of Segregated WItness being activated in the near future.
Max Keiser, host of RT’s Keiser Report, predicts Bitcoin price will hit $5,000.
As some in the Bitcoin community suggest, we could see at least four Bitcoin networks or even five, and then there are overlays such as Lightning.
Peter Todd, highly regarded Bitcoin Core developer and well-respected cryptography consultant, encourages users not to accept transactions with one confirmation when BIP 91 activates.
When John McAfee noted that he is willing to stake his name and up to $10 mln on a bet that Bitcoin price will move above $500,000 within three years or he would “eat my d**k on national television,” it appears like he meant Bitcoin as we all know it.
We know the name. But do we know the person who created Bitcoin?
A last-minute update to SegWit2x has earned the scorn of Bitcoin Core developer Btc Drak.
After a major market correction which sent bitcoin price from its all-time high of $2,973 to $2,261, bitcoin price has stabilized at the $2,700 region.
Bitcoin Core developers haven’t expressed their support for Segwit2x, the proposal to activate Segwit at a 80% threshold and execute a 2MB hard fork.
Various Bitcoin scaling options have sprung up as a result of SegWit - yet there are still no viable options.
A new Bitcoin roadmap outlining SegWit activation with a two-megabyte hard fork has been produced by Bitcoin Core.
ViaBTC, the mining pool known for its strong support for Bitcoin Unlimited, polled its operators to decide whether to activate the Segwit scaling solution.
Resentment among senior Bitcoin figures continues as Gavin Andresen calls former co-developer Greg Maxwell and Samson Mow “toxic trolls.”
Cornell professor Emin Gun Sirer on the so-called “Dragon’s Den” that allegedly hides a secret army of 21 trolls pushing for the “Core” agenda.
While some Chinese miners are still opting for the execution of a contentious hard fork in Bitcoin Unlimited, local Bitcoin exchanges are looking for Bitcoin Core experts to address scaling issues of Bitcoin.
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