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Parity Technologies May Consider Ethereum Hard Fork to Undo Funds Lock-Up

Parity Technologies, the developer of multi-sug wallets for Bitcoin and Ethereum, has issued an update on its investigation over the critical vulnerability that has resulted in 513,774.16 ETH, equivalent to approximately $161 million, being permanently frozen in its wallets. Parity revealed that, while continuing to fix the bug, their efforts to undo the damage have […]

Parity Ponders Hard Fork Fix for 160 Million in Frozen Ether

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Parity Technologies has released an update about their investigation into the multi-signature wallet bug that permanently froze hundreds of millions of dollars worth of ether. Unfortunately for wallet owners, the analysis has not yet revealed any turnkey solutions. Last week, 587 wallets […]

What Happens Now That the Bitcoin Hard Fork Was Canceled?

Quite abruptly, the coalition that had proposed a hard fork for mid-November sent a brief email on November 8 to call off the plan. The battle between members of the bitcoin community seems to have come to an end, although it’s unclear whether the peace will last. For roughly three years, developers, miners, investors, and […]

Bitcoin Gold, the latest Bitcoin fork, explained

A new cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Gold is now live on the Internet. It aims to correct what its backers see as a serious flaw in the design of the original Bitcoin. There are hundreds of cryptocurrencies on the Internet, and many of them are derived from Bitcoin in one way or another. But Bitcoin Gold—like Bitcoin […]

What is Bitcoin Gold? The Latest Fork of the Cryptocurrency Blockchain

Bitcoin Gold is live. At 2 p.m. Eastern on Sunday, the latest splinter from the world’s biggest cryptocurrency hit the internet. It’s the second time this year that a project has “forked” — split away — from Bitcoin’s blockchain, the first being Bitcoin Cash back in August. Its developers have big plans to make a […]

Bitcoin price LIVE: Bitcoin SOARS to near $8,000 after fork called off | City & Business | Finance

Bitcoin had been scheduled for an upgrade to the cryptocurrency’s software on Thursday November 16, which would have split the cryptocurrency.  After the plan was called off yesterday, the price of Bitcoin rose by 10 per cent and smashed through the $7,800 barrier.   A statement, signed by several high-profile bitcoinentrepreneurs and developers, that said the […]

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies See Volatile Prices After Canceled Fork

Markets and Prices The price of bitcoin (BTC) has been on a bearish run over the past 72 hours, after reaching $7,900 the day the Segwit2x fork was ”canceled”. Since then bitcoin’s market cap has shaved off over $20B, and the price per BTC is hovering just above the $6,475 range. Moreover, […]

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