Bitcoin Cash Development Update: November Hard-fork

Bitcoin Cash is due for another upgrade on November 15. Unfortunately this upgrade will likely result in a contentious chain-split, potentially creating another cryptocurrency due to differences between the founders of Bitcoin ABC and the rest of the Bitcoin Cash network.  There are two proposals set to be implemented in Bitcoin Cash, but it appears […]

Bitcoin Cash Development Update: Storm and Graphene v2

The Bitcoin Cash (BCH) development community has established a culture of continuous, regular improvement. For the time being, the community seeks to upgrade the network twice a year on May 15 and November 15. The purpose of the upgrades are usually aimed at improving the network’s scalability, improving the user experience, and improving the protocol’s […]

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Update

In a previous post, before the planned Bitcoin Cash hard-fork, we communicated to our users the possibility of a chain split, what our position was, and what users should do and not do. Now that the fork has passed we have more clarity on the situation and can move forward. We stated in our first […]

Preparing for the Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork

Bitcoin Cash has a hard-fork planned for November 15th which could result in a chain split. There are two implementations of BCH competing for supremacy and another implementation trying to reconcile the differences between the two competing implementations. Below are the major proposals of the three implementations: Bitcoin ABC: Adding a new op-code known as […]

Scaling Wars: Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash was born as a result of a long standing and often contentious disagreement within the Bitcoin community over how to scale the blockchain. Scaling, in the context of Bitcoin, means increasing the maximum number of transactions the network can handle. The debate centered around finding the best way to do so. After years […]

Edge Wallet Development Update

Thanks to all those who signed up for the beta release of our multi-token wallet: Edge Wallet! And double thank you to everyone who gave us feedback on our first release! Every little bit of information makes a big difference. Our developers have been working extremely hard to fit a lot of complexity into a […]

Your Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is Safe in Airbitz

  On August 1st, 2017, a group of bitcoin users intend to create a fork of Bitcoin, creating a new digital currency called Bitcoin Cash (BCH). After August 1st, users that own Bitcoin (BTC) will gain an equivalent amount of BCH. ie. If you own 3 BTC, after Aug 1st, you will also own 3 […]