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Startup Launches Loaded Bitcoin Cash Notes to Spread BCH Adoption

February 1st, 2019

Bitcoin Cash proponents can purchase collectible and loaded BCH notes from a company called Global Notes based in Melbourne, Australia. The creator of Bitcoincashnotes.com is a firm believer in Satoshi Nakamoto’s vision for a peer-to-peer electronic cash system and thinks the low fees tethered to the BCH chain are “vital for the economic feasibility” of…

Privacy and Scaling: Schnorr Signatures Are Coming to Bitcoin Cash

January 30th, 2019

On Tuesday, Jan. 29, Bitcoin Cash developer Mark Lundeberg revealed two planned features for the scheduled May 2019 BCH upgrade. In the gist published to Github, Lundeberg described a specific improvement that’s been discussed by cryptocurrency developers for years — implementing Schnorr signatures in place of ECDSA signatures. This could upgrade the BCH chain to…

Wikipedia Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash Donations via Bitpay

January 30th, 2019

Users from all over the world can now support the widely popular free encyclopedia Wikipedia with bitcoin cash donations via Bitpay. The non-profit model and global nature of the organization means it has to find a universal and cost-effective payment solution, and cryptocurrencies are an obvious choice.    Accepting Bitcoin Cash Is a Natural Step…

Inspired by Unwriter’s Apps, BCH Developers Create Fountainhead Cash

January 29th, 2019

When the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network split last November, prominent platform developer Unwriter decided to focus on building applications for the BSV chain. Since then, a group of BCH developers has forked Unwriter’s 21 Century Motor Company. On Jan. 27, a few BCH programmers revealed the Fountainhead Cash project and explained they had decided to…

Major Fancy Watch Dealer in Japan to Start Accepting BCH

January 25th, 2019

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) may be seeing a new wave of adoption in 2019 with other cryptocurrencies. Roger Ver the cryptocurrency founder stated in a tweet today that a major store that specializes in fancy watches will soon start accepting BCH for payment. “One of the biggest and fanciest watch shops in all of Japan wants…

Host a BCH Giveaway With Bitcoin.com’s Golden Ticket Software

January 22nd, 2019

Have you ever thought about creating a cryptocurrency giveaway during a hosted event? Now you can create your own crypto-based sweepstakes with Bitcoin.com’s event paper wallet generator. With Bitcoin.com’s Golden Ticket program and open source code, the software allows anyone to develop fantastic tickets funded with bitcoin cash (BCH). Create Your Own Bitcoin Cash Giveaway…

Peer-to-Peer Trading Platform Bitquick Implements Bitcoin Cash Support

January 21st, 2019

Over-the-counter marketplace Bitquick has announced the company is now supporting multiple cryptocurrencies and has officially added bitcoin cash (BCH) to the platform. Now cryptocurrency users can purchase BCH in as little three hours as traders buy and sell coins in a peer-to-peer fashion. Bitquick Exchange Adds BCH Support Bitcoin cash fans were pleased to hear…

Bitcoin Crash Hitting the Chinese Crypto Miners & Price of Mining Devices Hard

January 21st, 2019

With Bitcoin currently down over 82 percent, the prices of crypto mining devices are falling hard and crypto miners are shutting down a business is falling. Mining Computers’ Price Plunge, Businesses Shut Down Crypto winter has been now going for over a year now. Bitcoin is currently down more than 82 percent from its all-time…

BCH Developer Unveils Xthinner Scaling Protocol – Claims to Compress Blocks by 99%

January 14th, 2019

On Sunday, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) developer Jonathan Toomim unveiled a project he’s been working on called Xthinner, a new block propagation protocol that leverages the benefits of lexicographic transaction ordering (LTOR). According to Toomim’s data, Xthinner can compress blocks by 99.6 percent and performs roughly 4x to 6x more efficiently than block propagation concepts like…

Venezuelan BCH Proponents Bolster Cryptocurrency Use Cases and Adoption

January 14th, 2019

In the midst of a severe economic depression and the devaluation of the Venezuelan bolívar, bitcoin cash (BCH) supporters have been teaching people about the benefits of using permissionless cryptocurrencies throughout the country. The BCH meetup in Venezuela has swelled to 349 registered participants and group coordinator Lizbeth Alviarez has recently detailed that dedicated members…