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Understand More About Bitcoin HardFork

For Bitcoin users now, the term Hardfork Bitcoin is no stranger to be heard. What exactly is Bitcoin’s Hardfork? Simply put, Hardfork is defined as a fairly extreme change that must be done on bitcoin cores. In general, Hardfork is done when a node in a Bitcoin network becomes unable to validate a valid new […]

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What is a Hard Fork?

DEFINITION of ‘Hard Fork’ As it relates to blockchain technology, a hard fork (or sometimes hardfork) is a radical change to the protocol that makes previously invalid blocks/transactions valid (or vice-versa), and as such requires all nodes or users to upgrade to the latest version of the protocol software. Put differently, a hard fork is […]

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Japan’s GDP Grows Due to Bitcoin Wealth Effect

Analysts Yoshiyuki Suimon and Kazuki Miyamoto claim bitcoin will assist Japan in a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) boost of 0.3% heading into the first three months of 2018. At the end of 2017, the cryptocurrency boasted a ¥12 trillion market capitalization, and if trends continue into early this year, that could translate into lifting Japanese […]