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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

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Bitcoin.com Releases SLP Indexer Server for High Performance Token Services

Bitcoin.com Releases Open Source Tally Server for Indexing SLP Tokens on Bitcoin CashBitcoin.com is releasing the open source SLP Indexer Server for validating Simple Ledger Protocol tokens as part of its commitment to the development of the token ecosystem. The tool is designed to make SLP token transactions perform as fast as BCH and empower developers to create even greater projects on the Bitcoin Cash network. Also […]

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First Bitcoin Cash Developers Meeting of 2020 to Be Held Today

First Bitcoin Cash Developers Meeting of 2020 to Be Held TodayDevelopers from Bitcoin ABC, Bitcoin Unlimited, BCHD, Bitcoin Verde and other teams, are meeting today to continue the building of the Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. They will discuss progress towards the May 15th Bitcoin Cash Network upgrade and the standardization progress for the BCH protocol. Also Read: Grassroots Bitcoin Cash House Movement Expands to Ghana First […]

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Fairspin Casino Players Won Over 40,000 ETH

Fairspin Casino Players Won Over 40,000 ETHBlockchain casino Fairspin paid out more than 40,000 ETH to players in its first full year of operation.

The casino was founded in late 2018 under the name of Fairplay. A year later, it was rebranded into Fairspin to emphasize the casino’s key distinctive feature – each spin in every game is secured by blockchain. Fairspin’s gaming stats are displayed right on the casino website and everyone can check players’ deposits and payouts on a blockchain explorer.

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Researcher’s Scathing Lightning Network Analysis Finds Flaws

On January 7, digital preservation researcher David Rosenthal published an overview of BTC’s Lightning Network (LN) which claims LN infrastructure isn’t decentralized and privacy-preservation is a myth. Rosenthal’s analysis found significant flaws with the LN fee system and the editorial insists “in order for Lightning Network to provide privacy, it must be massively over-capitalized.” Also […]

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Bravio to Develop fully Tokenized iGaming & Lottery Platform for LFE Group Holding

Bravio to Develop fully Tokenized iGaming & Lottery Platform for LFE Group HoldingBravio Technologies Limited. (“Bravio” or the “Company”) a lottery service provider that allows its national and international customers the opportunity to order and manage lottery tickets online, and the operator of FreeLotto.com, one of the largest online marketing and free member acquisition companies in the world is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Software & Licensing Agreement with LFE Group Holdings Limited the owner of amongst other things, The London Football Exchange (“LFE”), LFECash (“LFEC”) and LFE Football Group (“LFG”).

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Veriblock Captured Close to 60% of BTC’s OP Return Transactions in 2019

Veriblock Captured Close to 60% of BTC's OP Return Transactions in 2019During the course of 2019, the most used BTC-based OP_Return protocol, Veriblock, outshined Omni Layer outputs. According to statistics, Veriblock captured 57% of BTC’s OP_Return outputs in 2019. Ever since the protocol’s opcodes started dominating, a number of BTC influencers called the outputs “abuse” and “spam.” Also Read: Central Bank Gold Hoarding Hits 50-Year High […]

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Meet Snowglobe: An Avalanche-Based Pre-Consensus Protocol for BCH

Meet Snowglobe: An Avalanche-Based Pre-Consensus Protocol for BCHOn December 20, BCHD and Openbazaar developer Tyler Smith published first draft specifications for a protocol he calls “Snowglobe.” Smith’s Github repository says that Snowglobe is a propagation protocol for nodes using Nakamoto Consensus and it uses an Avalanche-based consensus algorithm for the process. Also read: BCH Avalanche Transactions Show Finality Speeds 10x Faster Than […]

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A Better Alternative to Banking – Club Swan

Club Swan - Spend Your Crypto NowThe crypto community has had a rough relationship with traditional financial institutions with limited solutions available. Around the world, both early and recent crypto users have had bank accounts closed, transactions rejected, unnecessary delays in receiving their funds, or worse. To add to this dilemma, the availability of trustworthy and regulated solutions where both your crypto and fiat are safe and spendable has been non-existent… Until Now. A better alternative to banking is now available around the world- it is tested, proven, and it delivers.

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Bloxroute Releases Blockchain Distribution Network for Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash

Bloxroute Releases Blockchain Distribution Network for Ethereum and Bitcoin CashOn December 3, the crypto software firm Bloxroute’s cofounder, Eyal Markovich, announced the launch of the startup’s Blockchain Distribution Network (BDN) Version 1. Markovich explained that the BDN V1 release is a milestone for the company and the scalability service aims to enable exponential blockchain scaling by propagating blocks and transactions faster. Also Read: 23 […]

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24K Casino Adds Ethereum

24K Casino Adds EthereumWe live in an era where the latest technology profoundly shapes our daily lives. The past decade has seen an unprecedented growth in technology that not only revolutionized the online gaming industry but literally turned it on its head.

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The Crypto Anarchist Manifesto

The Crypto Anarchist ManifestoA specter is haunting the modern world, the specter of crypto anarchy. Computer technology is on the verge of providing the ability for individuals and groups to communicate and interact with each other in a totally anonymous manner. Two persons may exchange messages, conduct business, and negotiate electronic contracts without ever knowing the True Name, […]

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Devs Discuss Formal Specification Project for Bitcoin Cash

Devs Discuss Formal Specification Project for Bitcoin CashOn Monday, Bitcoin ABC’s lead developer Amaury Séchet explained in a blog post that Bitcoin Cash will be getting its own formal specification from Bitcoin Verde programmer Joshua Green. Séchet noted that although a slew of developers have written documentation, “the existing state of affairs is poorly documented.” Green and his team writing a formal […]

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Devs Reveal BCH Cashchannels and Simple Escrow Contracts

Devs Reveal BCH Cashchannels and Simple Escrow ContractsBitcoin Cash (BCH) supporters have been introduced to two new concepts that allow people to leverage the BCH network in a variety of innovative ways. On November 15, former Bitpay developer Jason Dreyzehner revealed his recurring payments system for BCH called Cashchannels. A few days later, on November 18, Karol Trzeszczkowski published a plugin for […]

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Cointext Founder Publishes New ‘Postage’ Specs for SLP Tokens

Cointext Founder Publishes New 'Postage' Specs for SLP TokensOn November 18, Cointext founder Vin Armani published a blog post that describes a new system called the ‘Simple Ledger Postage Protocol.’ The SLP concept allows wallets to send SLP tokens without having to use bitcoin cash (BCH) as ‘gas’ to forward transactions. Also Read: Bitcoin Cash Community Funds Eatbch Trip to Ghana The Simple […]

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What to Expect From the Next Bitcoin Cash Protocol Upgrade

What to Expect from the Next Bitcoin Cash Protocol UpgradeOn November 15, shortly after 12 p.m., Bitcoin Cash (BCH) will execute an upgrade of the network’s consensus rules. After the upgrade is locked in, the next block will enforce minimal pushdata in script and the opcodes OP_Checkmultisig and OP_Checkmultisigverify will be upgraded to accept Schnorr signatures. Also Read: QE Infinity: 37 Central Banks Participate […]

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Meet Flowee the Hub: A Feature-Rich Bitcoin Cash Validator

Meet Flowee the Hub: A Feature-Rich Bitcoin Cash ValidatorBitcoin Cash development has been growing wildly over the last year between third party services and infrastructure. Since the inception of BCH, there’s been a number of full node clients that not only distribute important binary data but offer a variety of different features as well. One such project is the Bitcoin Cash validator and […]

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4 Cryptocurrency Projects That Successfully Changed Chains

4 Cryptocurrency Projects That Successfully Changed ChainsChoosing the right blockchain is a tough call for any development team. It’s a decision that entails correctly anticipating project requirements – scalability; speed; community; security – before a line of code has even been written. It’s no wonder that a project occasionally finds its first choice of blockchain isn’t ‘the one,’ forcing it to […]

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Running Bitcoin Cash: An Introduction to Operating a Full Node

Running Bitcoin Cash: An Introduction to Operating a Full NodeSetting up a Bitcoin Cash node is a fairly easy task for someone who wants to contribute to the decentralized ecosystem. There are various ways you can run a node whether it’s on a cloud, on a local machine or by leveraging a small single-board computer. The following is a simple introduction for anyone who […]

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SLP Token Ecosystem Built on Bitcoin Cash Continues to Blossom

SLP Token Ecosystem Built on Bitcoin Cash Continues to BlossomThe Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) has come a long way since its inception and more than 4,900 SLP tokens have been created to date. During the last few months, SLP usage has grown significantly with people constructing various types of unique ideas that create more use cases for these token concepts. Also read: SEC Commissioner […]

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6 Monitoring Websites That Help Track Bitcoin Cash Data

6 Monitoring Websites That Help Track Bitcoin Cash DataWhen it comes to cryptocurrency networks and markets, there’s a lot to keep track of. Thankfully there’s also now a bunch of dedicated bitcoin cash (BCH) data websites that provide easy to comprehend visual representations of network statistics and market indicators. Also read: Slovenia Has the Most BCH-Accepting Physical Locations Worldwide Monitoring BCH Network Statistics […]

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4 Noncustodial Bitcoin Cash-Powered Payment Button Generators

4 Noncustodial Bitcoin Cash-Powered Payment Button GeneratorsBitcoin cash development is popping, whether it’s from engineers programming infrastructure or developers creating third-party resources. One innovative concept is the use of embeddable payment buttons that allow people to tip and donate using BCH payments. Just recently, a new BCH-based payment button was released called Donatebutton.cash, which gives anyone the ability to accept online […]

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Bitcoin Cash Proponents Prepare for Forthcoming Upgrade Features

Bitcoin Cash Proponents Prepare for Forthcoming Upgrade FeaturesIn five weeks, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network will upgrade once again, adding two new features to the blockchain. The first component added will be Schnorr support for OP_Checkmultisig, which will allow more complex mechanics to multi-signature transactions and all signature checking operations will support Schnorr signatures. Lastly, the upgrade will finalize the BIP62 malleability […]

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