That's Not Bitcoin!' Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls

By CCN Markets: There are few things Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash partisans agree on these days, but there’s still one activity that brings the two halves of crypto’s Great Schism together – bashing Craig Wright. The controversial Wright claims to have invented Bitcoin, which he subsequently abandoned following the Bitcoin Cash hard fork, only to […] The post That's Not Bitcoin!' Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls appeared first on CCN Markets

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Coinbase Sides With Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Miners on 51% Attack Smack

By CCN: Coinbase researchers have released their own investigative findings into the recent Bitcoin Cash 51% attack controversy, and their conclusions might upset many Bitcoin maximalists. When Bitcoin Cash came under attack during a scheduled hardfork in mid-May, a group of miners colluded to reverse the attacked blocks and return misappropriated funds to their rightful owners. The Bitcoin Cash camp came under heavy fire for this move by BTC supporters. But Friday’s blog post by Coinbase suggests the global cryptocurrency platform ultimately saw good sense in the decision. Bitcoin Cash…

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Bitcoin Price Fights for $3,600 as Crypto Market Remains Sluggish

By CCN.com: It was another relatively boring trading day in the cryptosphere, at least as far as the major coins go. Way down the list we saw some serious activity in Monero, Dash, Aelf, and something called Holo. As far as Bitcoin and the top 5 coins go, prices remain virtually unchanged from yesterday. Bitcoin The post Bitcoin Price Fights for $3,600 as Crypto Market Remains Sluggish appeared first on CCN

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Is Bitcoin’s Printing Press Propping up the Crypto Market?

By CCN.com: The total market capitalization of the cryptocurrency market is currently over $120 billion. However, studies show that billions of dollars worth of this market cap is from built-in inflation. Over the course of 2018, $15 billion in new tokens entered the supply, buttressing the overall market valuation even as prices plunged. Bitcoin Inflation The post Is Bitcoin’s Printing Press Propping up the Crypto Market? appeared first on CCN

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Crypto Exchanges Begin to Disregard Bitcoin Cash SV After Block Reorg

Bitcoin Cash SV, the hard forked chain of Bitcoin Cash created by a camp composed of CoinGeek, Calvin Ayre, and Craig Steven Wright, suffered a block reorganization. However, as reported by Bitcoin Unlimited chief scientist Peter Rizun, CoinGeek allegedly reorganized its own blocks. Emin Gun Sirer, a professor at the prestigious Cornell University, stated that The post Crypto Exchanges Begin to Disregard Bitcoin Cash SV After Block Reorg appeared first on CCN

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Roger Ver Now ‘Pretty Damn Skeptical’ of Craig Wright Being Satoshi

A new video released by Bitcoin.com puts their CEO Roger Ver firmly in the camp of people who do not believe that Craig Wright is Satoshi Nakamoto. Ver appeared in the video with lawyer Daniel Kelman to discuss the goings-on of Bitcoin Cash following the hard fork that took place last Friday. Several shots were The post Roger Ver Now ‘Pretty Damn Skeptical’ of Craig Wright Being Satoshi appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin Cash: Where the 4th-Largest Cryptocurrency Stands the Day after the Fork

Yesterday, the Bitcoin Cash network activated its second scheduled semi-annual hard fork since the cryptocurrency split away from the original Bitcoin blockchain. Unlike the previous protocol upgrade, however, this fork was contentious, with development teams launching two competing, incompatible BCH implementations. Background: Another Fork in the Bitcoin Cash Road The group adhering to the “official” The post Bitcoin Cash: Where the 4th-Largest Cryptocurrency Stands the Day after the Fork appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin ABC Support Crosses 51% Threshold in Bitcoin Cash Fork

According to Coin.Dance, a reputable Bitcoin network data provider, there are about 600% more Bitcoin Cash ABC nodes than Bitcoin SV (“Satoshi Vision”) nodes. Bitcoin Cash ABC enjoys the support of three major exchanges: Bitpay, Binance, and Coinbase, while Bitcion Cash SV has the backing and blessing of the largest Bitcoin Cash mining pool, Coingeek. The post Bitcoin ABC Support Crosses 51% Threshold in Bitcoin Cash Fork appeared first on CCN

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