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1xBit.Com Takes Bitcoin SegWit Adoption into the Gambling Industry

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1xBit.Com Takes Bitcoin SegWit Adoption into the Gambling Industry

Would you like to double your cryptocurrency assets without having to wait for their market price to increase? The old-fashioned traditional gambling and investments are coming to their end as a result of the blockchain technology rise. The innovative platform of 1xBit is here and will change the game. 1xBit.com, Bitcoin and Altcoin Sportsbook and Casino, Are One of the…

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Xapo’s Bitcoin Wallet Adds Support for Segregated Witness

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Xapo’s Bitcoin Wallet Adds Support for Segregated Witness

Back in August 2017, Segregated Witness (SegWit) was implemented for bitcoin; a protocol that’s aimed at alleviating the problems of scalability and high transaction fees. Now, Xapo has integrated SegWit into its wallets and vaults in a bid to serve its retail clients as well as institutional investors who use its cold storage vaults better. Another Significant Player Adopts Segwit…

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Bitcoin Developers Sharpen the Focus for Future Development

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Bitcoin Developers Sharpen the Focus for Future Development

The developers of Bitcoin Core recently published a transcript about the software priorities and overall vision for Bitcoin’s future development. They truly dream of having bitcoin a globally accepted currency, as well as creating various implementation software.  At the recently held Bitcoin Core developers Annual Meeting, the team’s most active developers came together to discuss code, priorities, decision making, and…

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Analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash Transaction Volumes: SegWit is Leaving Bitcoin Cash Behind

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Analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash Transaction Volumes: SegWit is Leaving Bitcoin Cash Behind

The research division of BitMEX, a cryptocurrency exchange platform has released a report that shows a comparative analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash. The report which was released on Thursday, March 22, 2018, is an update on an earlier report released six months prior to the SegWit capacity increase. Apart from providing an update on SegWit, adoption, the report also…

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SegWit Adoption on the Rise, Reduces Bitcoin Transaction Fees

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SegWit Adoption on the Rise, Reduces Bitcoin Transaction Fees

The recent SegWit upgrade at major bitcoin exchanges aimed at speeding up transactions is clearly working as intended, with adoption reaching new highs and doubling in under 48 hours to above 30 percent of all transactions. The popular Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 software upgrade, released on February 15, 2018, had started the rollout for full SegWit support in the wallet and…

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Why are Bitcoin Transaction Fees Constantly Changing?

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Why are Bitcoin Transaction Fees Constantly Changing?

One of the advantages of using blockchain is that it is supposed to make transactions cheaper than using other conventional payment methods. However, transaction fees associated with moving bitcoin around have been substantial over the past year or so. Thankfully this is something that is now changing, as the average transaction fee has fallen from $26 down to $3, which…

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Calgary-Based Construction Firm Ready to Start Accepting Bitcoin and Ether Payments

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Calgary-Based Construction Firm Ready to Start Accepting Bitcoin and Ether Payments

With bitcoin transaction fees drastically reduced to just fractions of the dollar and transaction confirmation times returning to faster speeds, firms have started taking advantage of the benefits of bitcoin payment methods once again. Trademark Renovations Ltd. Accepts Bitcoin and Ethereum The Canadian firm Trademark Renovations Limited, is an innovative, multi-award-winning firm. The Calgary luxury renovations contractor offers a number…

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Full SegWit Support with the New Bitcoin Deployment (Version 0.16.0)

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Full SegWit Support with the New Bitcoin Deployment (Version 0.16.0)

After much back and forth, SegWit (Segregated Witness) was rolled out in August 2017. It is now prompting developers to assemble an almost “themed” release that will see a new level of congregation for the Bitcoin creator fraternity. Driven primarily by the imperative to scale the network, another serious benefit for users will be the fact that it opens up…

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Why SegWit2X Failed to Gain Traction and Become a Reality

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Why SegWit2X Failed to Gain Traction and Become a Reality

  Bitcoin was scheduled to undergo a hard fork sometime in early November 2017, with the event resulting in two separate cryptocurrencies, one being the original bitcoin and the other commonly referred to as SegWit2X. Eventually, the fork was called off due to shrinking support and the critics. The Venn Diagram of Hard Forks and Block Size On August 1,…

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Coinbase under Fire for Their Bitcoin Mempool Spamming

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Coinbase under Fire for Their Bitcoin Mempool Spamming

Coinbase is currently the biggest worldwide wallet platform and brokerage for cryptocurrencies with a platform valued at upwards of $1.6 billion. But, the firm has been under fire on a variety of different fronts as of late. Clearing the Mining Pool The latest reason for them coming under attack is due to the lack of Segregated Witness (SegWit) and batching…

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