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Infographic: A Map of Bitcoin Forks

Apr 9, 2019

Bitcoin Magazine

This infographic provides a schematic overview of the main Bitcoin-related “forks” that can happen and shows the most important forks that have happened. It does not provide an overview of all forks that have happened. What Are Bitcoin Forks? The word “fork” is somewhat confusing...

Why It is Impossible to Solve Blockchain Trilemma

Feb 26, 2019

8BTCNews

Abstract In 1985, FLP theory was proposed in a paper written by Fischer, Lynch and Patterson. FLP theory proves that in a completely asynchronous distributed system, no completely asynchronous consensus protocol can tolerate even a single unannounced process death. In 2002, Lynch ...

Bitcoin Upgrade Thwarts Irregular Double-Spending Bug

Sep 23, 2018

Olusegun Ogundeji

The importance of upgrading Bitcoin Core nodes to the latest version 0.16.3 has been emphasised following new information that the bug fixed in the update is more serious than it had been previously made to seem. [caption id="attachment_28250" align="aligncenter" width="1150"] Nodes that have...

Opera Browser Crypto Wallet Could be big for Africa

Aug 13, 2018

Olusegun Ogundeji

Opera has reportedly launched a beta for their in-browser crypto wallet which could be big in parts of Africa where the browser has the highest number of users. Awareness and use of cryptocurencies have been growing in parts of the continent in the last two years. A major constraint for many Af...