Bitcoincash

BCH Devs Lock in Code for the Chain’s Next Upgrade: Schnorr and Segwit Recovery

February 20th, 2019

On Feb. 14, a group of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developers sat down and discussed the featured items for the scheduled upgrade this coming May. According to the programmers, two specific features will be ready for the upgrade: Schnorr signatures and Segwit recovery. The developers also detailed that certain features like nullfail and the 100-byte transaction…

Orca Pool Mining Operation Aims to Defend Altcoins and Forks From Attacks

February 17th, 2019

Last November the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community witnessed a hash war that resulted in a bifurcation of the main chain. The spat saw one of the first examples of the alpha miner strategy and an attempt to truly test Nakamoto consensus. About a week before the fork, a new mining operation was announced called Shark…

Bitcoin Cash-Focused Ifwallet Implements Cash Accounts Name System 

February 15th, 2019

Last month, on the 10th anniversary of the Bitcoin genesis block, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developer Jonathan Silverblood launched his Cashaccount.info platform. The Cash Accounts platform allows users to tether human-readable names to BCH addresses in order to make payments easier. Now the Chinese BCH light client Ifwallet has become the first public wallet with Cash…

BCH-Powered Badger Wallet Now Connects to a Variety of Blockchain Apps

February 14th, 2019

Since its inception, the bitcoin cash (BCH) light client Badger Wallet has become one of the most versatile BCH platforms. Over the last few weeks, Badger developers have added a slew of new features including Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) support and integration with projects like Satoshi Dice and Sideshift.io. Badger Wallet Wants to Be the…

In the Daily: BCH Charity Anniversary, Lighting Wholesaler Takes Crypto, Atomicpay Vanity URLs

February 11th, 2019

In this edition of The Daily we feature the first yearly anniversary of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) charity Eatbch, a move by American lighting wholesaler H&M Distributors to accept cryptocurrency payments and an update about vanity URLs from Atomicpay. Eatbch Charity Marks First Anniversary The bitcoin cash-powered nonprofit organization Eatbch has now marked its first anniversary….

BCH Avalanche Transactions Show Finality Speeds 10x Faster Than Ethereum

February 10th, 2019

Over the last few weeks, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developers and community members have been discussing a pre-consensus method called Avalanche. Now BCH proponents have begun to notice the protocol has been applied to the Bchd full node implementation and the proof of concept officially running on the BCH mainnet. The Benefits of Avalanche and PoW…

These Video Sharing Sites Pay Content Creators in Bitcoin Cash

February 10th, 2019

On Feb. 4, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporters caught a sneak peek at two new video platforms dedicated to the BCH ecosystem. Porn.cash and Cinema.cash give content creators the ability to publish videos and get paid in cryptocurrency. Video Publishers and Content Creators Get Paid in BCH at Cinema Cash There’s a new BCH-fueled video service…

BCH Publishing App Honest Cash Partners With Patreon Alternative Bitbacker.io

February 7th, 2019

On Wednesday, Feb. 6, the Honest Cash publishing platform powered by bitcoin cash partnered with the cryptocurrency focused Patreon alternative Bitbacker.io. The new partnership aims to bolster the Honest Cash and Bitbacker user base by providing individuals with the means to crowdfund projects while at the same time being incentivized with BCH for sharing unique…

BCH-Powered Paybutton Launches in Pre-Release

February 6th, 2019

On Tuesday, Feb. 5, the well known Bitcoin Cash (BCH) advocate Soupernerd announced the pre-release and testing phase of a new BCH-powered payment button. At the moment the Paybutton.cash application will feature a simple payment button but there are plans to integrate other features down the line. Paybutton Developer Launches Pre-Release and Announces Testing Phase…

Bitcoin Cash Clothing Charity Expands to a Dozen Cities Across Canada

February 4th, 2019

Coins 4 Clothes, a cryptocurrency charity that rewards people with bitcoin cash (BCH) for donating gently used items of clothing, has announced the expansion of the organization to a dozen cities across Canada, exactly a year after it was first launched. Helping People From Toronto to Vancouver The Toronto-headquartered organization Coins 4 Clothes is now also…