The first BCH block (#556767) under the new ruleset!
Note that transactions are now sorted by their hashes within the block (see CTOR in action!)
Latest BCH block includes $500m worth of BCH being transfered. 2 transactions transferring $140m each for less than 1 cent in fees.
Blockchair shows a major BCH transaction
$6 Billion Wiped Out of Crypto Market in 48 Hours: However on a monthly basis, crypto still performing well.
Over the last 48 hours, since November 7, the global crypto market has lost $6 billion of its valuation as it dropped from $220 billion to $214 billion, while Bitcoin remained stable. On November 6, major cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ripple (XRP), Ethereum (ETH), Stellar (XLM), and Cardano (ADA) recorded large gains in the range of 5 to 30 percent, as BCH surged by around 40 percent within a two-day span.
Greg Maxwell, the man who hates Bitcoin and said he proved it was impossible, now supports Craig and the Satoshi Vision client.
Gregory Maxwell, co-founder and former CTO of the Bitcoin Core (BTC) institution Blockstream, has had a change of heart. For reasons yet unknown, the crypto expert has come to the realization that Bitcoin SV is the real Bitcoin, and has even offered to lend a hand. He penned an email to Dr. Craig Wright of nChain and Bitcoin BCH development, in which he mentioned that he was prepared to offer his “discreet assistance.” Better late than never, it’s good to see that Maxwell has finally come around. Here is his email, formatted to make reading easier.
$3 Billionaire Added To Total Cryptocurrency Market Capitalization As Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash And Stellar Surge In Price
Yesterday, the cryptocurrency market experienced a significant surge. Some experts have attributed the surge in the price of Bitcoin Cash to the upcoming hardfork that everyone has been expecting for a long time now. The rally was spare headed by Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), and Stellar (XLM). As all the cryptocurrencies started to gain value, the total market capitalization rose to about $209.5 billion. This is the highest number it has reached in three days. There was a 17% rise in price within a 24 hour period.
JP Morgan internal Cryptocurrency prediction report: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ripple, Cardano, Dash, Litcoin etc are here to stay
JP Morgan states that cryptocurrencies are here to stay. Even though many of the financial institutions believe that cryptocurrencies are not the longer term phenomena but the truth is that, institutions reporting to like JP Morgan are clearly stating that cryptocurrencies are here to stay. This is according to an internal report from the company. This was a report which was exactly pertaining to the summary of cryptocurrencies by the company.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, October 24
The crypto markets have been consolidating in a small range for the past few weeks. Investors who are currently sitting on the sidelines avoid entering a range bound market, and the volumes have dropped. We expect buying to start after the prices break out of their ranges and a new uptrend begins.
Spedn: A smart contract language for Bitcoin Cash
When new opcodes were added (or rather re-enabled) in May 2018 hardfork of Bitcoin Cash there was quite an expectation of a smart contract boom. What can we see today, nearly half year later? There were some cool new ideas mostly revolving around token protocols utilizing OP_RETURN to store metadata attached to coins. There’s also ChainBet protocol utilizing OP_MOD to provide cryptographically proven random bets, and recently Forfeits were proposed that use OP_CHECKDATASIG (that is expected to activate in November hardfork) to prove doublesped attempt.
Coinbase Approved to Offer Crypto Custody for XRP, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Ethereum Classic ...
New York’s Department of Financial Services has granted its seal of approval for Coinbase to offer crypto custody services of XRP, Bitcoin, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Ethereum Classic.
CoinText SMS Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Wallet Opens in Brazil and Expands in Europe
CoinText.io is a service that allows users to instantly send crypto to any mobile phone number with the use of text messages. The service recently launched in Brazil and expanded its service to three more nations in Europe. These are Croatia, Poland, and Romania. According to the founder and CTO of CoinText, those in Brazil have been suffering from the ill effects of poor monetary policies and corruption. He added that crypto would offer them a way to opt out of this corrupt system.