Did Bitcoin’s Most Controversial Twitter Handle Just Change Hands?

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By CCN.com: The long-running conflict between Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporters took another turn on Monday. The @Bitcoin Twitter handle, which previously showed support for the BCH community, appeared to switch sides suddenly. Within hours, hundreds of pro-BCH posts were deleted from the account, though others – including the pinned tweet – curiously … Read more

Bitcoin Maximalists Celebrate Ethereum’s ‘Demise’ amid Founder’s Scaling Concern

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Ethereum developers are having trouble scaling the most prominent smart contract platform in the world. Ethereum and The Bitcoin Cash Gambit It’s that simple. Scaling something worth billions of dollars without breaking it is a monumental task. Development roadmaps have regularly been delayed. Founder and Ethereum developer Vitalik Buterin thinks that the next era of … Read more

Roger Ver Compares Bitcoin Maximalists to Violent Left Extremists

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In a five-minute video blog this week, Roger Ver compared violent leftists to Bitcoin maximalists, concluding that they share tactics and ideology. Is It Okay to Punch a Bitcoin Cash Supporter? A group of “Antifa” or anti-fascist demonstrators recently beat up a journalist, which has reignited the conversation around “free speech.” Ver then discussed the … Read more

Spotted: Twitch Re-enables Crypto Payments With Bitcoin & Bitcoin Cash

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Streaming giant Twitch may just be re-enabling crypto payments, months after phasing it out. A Canadian user of the hugely popular online streaming service is reporting that Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash payments have been re-enabled on the platform. CCN.com outlined earlier this year how the Amazon subsidiary quietly ditched all crypto-related payments presumably due to … Read more

Weird Flex: OKEx Refuses to #DelistBSV, SBI Holdings Delists Bitcoin Cash Instead

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By CCN.com: It seems the Crypto Twitter movement to eradicate Bitcoin SV from all exchanges has not been totally successful. In a significant blow, massive veteran exchange OKEx has opted to keep Bitcoin SV on its platform, writing: “According to the OKEx Token Delisting and Hiding Guideline, BSV currently does not meet our delisting criteria. … Read more

Bitcoin Unlimited Loses Another Member in Anti-Bitcoin SV Protest

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Occasional developer Tomislav Dugandzic has decided to leave Bitcoin Unlimited, following the exit of Bitcoin ABC lead developer Amaury Sechet and Antony Zegers. Dugandzic does so “in protest” of Bitcoin Unlimited’s friendliness with Bitcoin SV elements within its forces: By loading the tweet, you agree to Twitter’s privacy policy.Learn more Load tweet Always unblock Twitter … Read more

Thailand Bans Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum Classic, Litecoin from Trading Pairs & ICOs

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Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission banned bitcoin cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), and Ethereum Classic (ETC) from eligibility for initial coin offerings, investments, and base trading pairs against other cryptocurrencies traded on digital asset exchanges. Bitcoin, Stellar, Ripple, Ethereum Approved In a February 28 notice, the Thai SEC — which is the country’s capital markets authority … Read more

Bitcoin SV: Reassessing ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ 100 Days after the BCH Divorce

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When Bitcoin Cash split into two different blockchains in November 2018, it sent shockwaves through the cryptocurrency space. The resulting blockchains, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin SV (BSV), both made major changes to the original code. But in the aftermath of the hash war, which one comes closest to representing Satoshi’s Vision? Why Did Bitcoin … Read more

Crypo Market Defends $120 Billion Mark But Bitcoin Price Takes Losses

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Bitcoin and the other top 5 cryptocurrency assets suffered insignificant losses through the 24-hour period, but they were all in the red. Globally speaking, the only top 10 crypto to see a gain during the period was Tether, which indicates a good deal of selling took place. Litecoin continued its trend of daily volume exceeding … Read more

Exclusive: Bitcoin Cash Developer Amaury Sechet Comes Clean on Satoshi Claims

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CCN.com finally caught up with Bitcoin Cash lead developer Amaury Sechet, who recently graced our headlines with a bit of a stunt: claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto. Amaury Sechet: I Didn’t Create Bitcoin Obviously, this was our first question for him. Sechet says the move was “a demonstration of what other scammers have done.” To … Read more

Bitcoin Cash Developer Amaury Sechet Claims He’s Satoshi Nakamoto, Was He Really Being Serious?

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The Bitcoin community will be rolling its eyes right about now. Bitcoin Cash developer Amaury Sechet, the self-described “benevolent dictator” of the Bitcoin ABC (primary) implementation of BCH, has claimed he is Satoshi Nakamoto. By loading the tweet, you agree to Twitter’s privacy policy.Learn more Load tweet Always unblock Twitter Tweets In the event the … Read more

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

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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 … Read more

Bitcoin Cash Keeps Shining as Wider Crypto Market Turns Red

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By CCN.com: Bitcoin Cash posted the most gains out of the top 10 cryptocurrencies. Ethereum lost nearly 2%, XRP and Bitcoin over 1%, and Bitcoin SV continues to threaten an exit from the top 10. Thus is the state of the crypto market on late Wednesday afternoon. Bitcoin Price Slips Toward $3,500 In yesterday’s market … Read more