Tag: Segregated Witness

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    Blockchain

    What SegWit Means for Bitcoin, Bitfinex, Lightning Network

    SegWit Adoption SegWit adoption has been steadily rising since its release in August 2017, albeit not as quickly as some would like. The problem is that it has to happen piece by piece, with each wallet, exchange, or other service provider rolling out the compatible address itself. Because each organization...

    Thomas Delahunty | February 21, 2018 | 2:15 am
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    Bitcoin

    SegWit Finally Embraced by Coinbase and Bitfinex

    Today, Coinbase — cryptocurrency exchange, brokerage, wallet, and operator of GDAX — and Hong Kong-based exchange Bitfinex have announced the implementation of P2SH Segregated Witness (SegWit). As per the companies’ tweets, users will experience improved transaction processing times and lower fees across the Bitcoin network. Our engineering team...

    Thomas Delahunty | February 20, 2018 | 8:30 pm
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    Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Fees Decline as SegWit Adoption Reaches 14.5%

    Within the past week, the percentage of Segregated Witness (SegWit)-enabled transactions in the Bitcoin network has increased from 9 percent to 14.45 percent, decreasing Bitcoin transaction fees, the size of the Bitcoin mempool, and blocks. SegWit nears 15%. Transaction fees down. Average #bitcoin block size 0.82 MB. Most...

    Joseph Young | October 16, 2017 | 11:00 am
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    Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Core Consensus Can Disrupt Bitcoin Classic Adoption

    The future of Bitcoin development has taken an interesting turn in the past 24, as the Bitcoin Core developers and close to 80% of the network mining power – read: pool operators – have agreed on hard forking Bitcoin. Such a magnanimous event is a world’s first for...

    JP Buntinx | February 21, 2016 | 3:09 pm
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    Bitcoin

    Segregated Witness Will Not Block Other Bitcoin Development Needs

    A new announcement was made by the Bitcoin Core developers, detailing how they are progressing with the Segregated Witness implementation. Some fundamental issues need to be addressed with the current proposal, and Jeff Garzik wrote a lengthy post on how the team is planning to discuss these topics....

    JP Buntinx | February 11, 2016 | 9:55 am
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    Erik Voorhees: Two Moves Could End the Bitcoin Civil War

    Bitcoin Core has made significant progress over the past few weeks in creating a more viable atmosphere to communicate with the bitcoin community. Core has successfully completed the launch of BitcoinCore.org to introduce updates of Bitcoin Core, the adoption rate of Bitcoin Improvement Proposals with a list of...

    Joseph Young | January 27, 2016 | 7:32 pm

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