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Bitcoin.org, the Crypto Resource Site Founded by Satoshi, Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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It has now been 10 years since the web domain Bitcoin.org was registered by the Bitcoin project's first developers, Satoshi Nakamoto and Martti Malmi. A post on the website commemorates the anniversary of the famous domain's registration back in 2008, shortly before the release of the original cryptocurrency white paper on October 31. Satoshi's Bitcoin.org Legacy Though the pseudonymous bitcoin...

Bitcoin.org Removes Mention of 'Fast Transactions' and 'Low Fees'

Bitcoin.org has removed the phrase 'low transaction fees' from its homepage. They’ve also made a slight change to how they refer to the speed of transactions, no longer calling them fast: While the website has evolved over the last couple of years, there really haven’t been any major changes to the content in quite some time. The changes made are indeed appropriate, but the introductory video for...

BitMEX Clarifies Position on Bitcoin Hard Forks With SegWit2x Looming

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BitMEX, a cryptocurrency exchange, has clarified its position on hard forks considering the pending SegWit2x hard fork in November. The SegWit2x hard fork is intended to provide a minimal patch to resolve the conflict over activating SegWit and increase the block size to allow faster transactions on the bitcoin blockchain. In the interest of protecting customer assets, BitMEX noted in a blog that...

Bitcoin.org Publicly 'Shames' SegWit2x Supporters

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Bitcoin.org followed through on its threat to publicly denounce companies that support the SegWit2x hard fork and have not committed to classifying the competing blockchains as separate cryptocurrencies following the resulting chain split. Last Thursday, Bitcoin.org -- an open-source repository for bitcoin resources and information and the top Google search result for “Bitcoin” -- published a...

Coinbase to Support Both Bitcoin Blockchains Following SegWit2x Fork

Bitcoin exchange Coinbase has announced it will support both competing blockchains following the proposed SegWit2x hard fork that is scheduled for November. Coinbase made the announcement in a blog post written by Dan Romero, the company’s  vice president of operations. “We operate by the principle that our customers should benefit to the greatest extent possible from hard forks or other...

Bitcoin.org Threatens to Publicly Denounce SegWit2x-Supporters

Bitcoin.org has threatened to publicly denounce companies that support SegWit2x and have not committed to treating the competing blockchains as separate cryptocurrencies in the event of a chain split. On Thursday, Bitcoin.org published a blog post revealing that it will publicly denounce supporters of the controversial SegWit2x hard fork on October 11. The website, which was originally founded by...

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