BREAKING: Bitcoin Blockchain nearly forks – Accidental Hard Fork almost occurred.
On January 29, it has been discovered that the Bitcoin blockchain nearly forked. The Bitcoin.com Mining Pool was running Bitcoin Unlimited software, and accidentally mined a block greater than 1MB. This block, which is considered as an invalid block under the current Bitcoin consensus rules was rejected by the network. However many mining pools which… (0 comment)

Ethereum Classic forks again – Freezes difficulty bomb
Ethereum Classic, the Ethereum Blockchain that is designed to be immutable, unlike the Ethereum Blockchain, which forked to bail out the DAO investors from a hack due to bad smart contract (not ethereum) code. The ethereum classic community hard-forked again, with success. The new version, codenamed diehard was released and implemented on January 13, 2017.… (0 comment)