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Bitcoin Cash Just Split Into Two Blockchains

The code for Bitcoin cash’s hard fork has been activated. With neither side of the contentious debate leading up to the hard fork willing to come to a compromise, two competing implementations of the protocol have now been activated. However, it’s unclear at this juncture which of the two will …

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Bitcoin Cash’s Blockchain Hard Fork Just Went Live

The code for Bitcoin cash’s hard fork has been activated. With neither side of the contentious debate leading up to the hard fork willing to come to a compromise, two competing implementations of the protocol have now been activated. However, it’s unclear at this juncture which of the two will …

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IBM, Seagate Team Up to Tackle Hard Drive Fakes With Blockchain

Global tech giant IBM (NYSE:IBM) is partnering with hardware manufacturer Seagate to ensure that computer hard drives are authentic using blockchain tech. The companies announced Tuesday that they would be logging Seagate-produced drives on the IBM Blockchain Platform to block counterfeits from being utilized in data servers or otherwise distributed …

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NEXT BLOCK Bringing Its Spectacular Show to Tel Aviv in December

Over 350 participants and more than 20 prominent speakers with impressive blockchain and cryptocurrency credentials will flock to Israel in December to participate in one of the hottest industry trade shows. Organized by Krypton Events, the NEXT BLOCK Conference has become well-known for its in-depth discussions, extensive networking opportunities, and …

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Elise Hamdon, ZEC’s Communications Manager Weekly Update -…

Elise Hamdon, ZEC’s Communications Manager : Weekly Update – November 2nd: –The Zcash Sapling network upgrade activated at block height 419200; –The Zcash Foundation and Parity to build consensus-compatible Zcash node; –Implementation of shielded HD wallets; –Introducing the Zcash Reference Wallet. https://forum.zcashcommunity.com/t/november-2-2018-weekly-update-community-comms/31812

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Qi Zhou, QKC’s Founder & CEO A deep review…

Qi Zhou, QKC’s Founder & CEO : A deep review (http://bit.ly/Abc_BLOCK) of QuarkChain’s Code Structure, Repo State & Coding style, and Sharding from Google ABC, a group of Googlers who are interested in blockchain technologies. They agree that QuarkChain’s code is great and suggest some small improvements. The review is …

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Sia Completes Hard Fork as Bricked Miners Form Rival Blockchain

The distributed cloud storage blockchain network Sia has successfully completed a planned hard fork, changing its consensus rules in a way that prevents some specialized hardware from mining on the network. “All is working normally now,” David Vorick, co-founder and CEO of Nebulous, the for-profit company behind the Sia network, …

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Lisk (LSK) Reaches Reward Halving for Block Producers

Lisk (LSK), one of the more significant distributed proof-of-stake networks, has reached a reward-halving date. The halving in DPoS coins is a bit different than that of minable coins. For the Lisk network, the reward will be lowered from 4 to 3 LSK per block, then lowered by one LSK …

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