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SegWit is all but guaranteed to activate for Bitcoin as 80% of hash rate is now signalling support for SegWit2x code.
Bitonic, the Danish Bitcoin Exchange, offers guidance for its users regarding the possible coming fork.
Litecoin pushed aside IOTA, NEM and Ethereum Classic to become again the number 4 cryptocurrency.
As the August 1 deadline draws near, f2pool becomes the next company to voice support for scaling.
Bixin Pool Announces Support for Segwit2x, ‘mature technology’
Bitmain.com offers guidance in case of UAHF (BIP148) support
Litecoin creator Charlie Lee has started his full-time work on Litecoin celebrating a $12,000 donation.
Bitcoin’s dominance in crypto market has dropped from 85% to under 50%.
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.
Bitcoin Core developer Jeff Garzik has sparked contention with a post asking if further measures were needed to prevent covert AsicBoost.
A new Bitcoin roadmap outlining SegWit activation with a two-megabyte hard fork has been produced by Bitcoin Core.
Huobi has made unofficial comments stating will remain “neutral” on the latest twist in the Bitcoin scaling plot.
Detractors are coming out among members of Barry Silbert’s SegWit activation meeting, including Bitcoin.com’s Roger Ver.
Bitcoin scaling solution consensus has been reached among key industry players. SegWit and 2MB block size increase to be implemented.
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