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Roger Ver Sidelines Bitcoin Cash War to Present Crypto Bull Case

Bitcoin.com CEO and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponent Roger Ver remained buoyant about cryptocurrency markets Dec. 4, telling Bloomberg the “future is brighter than ever.” In an interview in Tokyo, Ver, who has become known for his slighting of Bitcoin (BTC) in favor of Bitcoin Cash, briefly put the two coins’ differences aside to explain that despite price suppression, there remained ...

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Week 2: How the Bitcoin Cash “Hash War” Came and Went and Not Much Happened

In what may well have been the most watched cryptocurrency event of 2018, Bitcoin Cash two weeks ago “hard forked” (split) into two different coins. The “big block” project that itself forked away from the Bitcoin blockchain in August 2017 fragmented into “Bitcoin Cash ABC” (BCHABC) and “Bitcoin Cash SV” (BCHSV). In this third and final overview: the main takeaways ...

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Bitcoin Cash Hash War | Who Came Out Victorious?

Nearly ten days ago, Bitcoin Cash underwent its second scheduled protocol upgrade of the year. Most in the crypto community know that a ‘hard fork’ in the chain is the only way to upgrade proof-of-work consensus protocols. Just before this upgrade occurred, competing proposals emerged and split the BCH community in three. From the scheduled hard fork, three fractions of the ...

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Bitcoin Crashes to 2018 Low, Could Falling Hash Rate and BCH Civil War Be to Blame?

As Bitcoin spirals to new 2018 lows and drags the enitre cryptocurrency market down with it, investors and analysts are becoming increasingly interested in the factors that could be contributing to this drop that extends further than simply a lack of buying volume and increased selling pressure. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading up marginally at its current ...

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Assessing the Consequences of the Bitcoin Cash War

It has been more than a week since the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) blockchain was split into two during the fateful hard fork. Two opposing sides clashed over the future of BCH as an asset, and it is time to see where both parties stand, now that the dust has finally started to settle. Conservatives secured the victory, but the cost ...

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Bitcoin Cash Hash War Costing Miners Millions in Lost Revenue

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn According to BitMEX Research, going under the assumption that much of the hash rate on both sides of the Bitcoin Cash “hash war” has been leased since the fork, says that BCH miners have collectively lost as much as $6.1 million in gross revenue since last week’s blockchain split — but that one side, Bitcoin SV, can’t ...

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Who Is Winning the Hash War

The latest Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network update has resulted in a complex battle, and the blockchain has been split into two: BCH ABC is in one corner, and BCH SV is in the other. Here is what they both stand for, and who is currently winning the hash war. BCH, ABC, SV: Who is fighting and why? Bitcoin Cash emerged ...

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Both Camps in BCH ‘Hash War’ Are Mining at Major Loss

In the aftermath from yesterday‘s Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard fork, both opposing camps in the so-called “hash war” are mining at a hefty loss, according to a tweet from the research arm of Hong Kong-based crypto derivatives platform BitMEX today, Nov. 16. On Nov. 5, BitMEX Research announced it would be launching a network monitoring tool for both Bitcoin (BTC) ...

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Why Bitcoin Cash Was Never Going to Lose the Hash War With SV

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The cryptocurrency community expected a tight hash power battle between Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Cash (SV) on November 15. But, with a decisive win and an anti-climactic result, BCH came out the winner. Bitcoin.com, a company owned by Roger Ver, saw its hash rate spike to 4 exahash, easily surpassing the entire computing power on the ...

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