Plan Emerges To Prevent Two Versions Of Bitcoin

A plan has emerged to heal the rift between the established bitcoin and the newly-introduced Bitcoin-XT by adopting some of the ideas behind Bitcoin-XT but preventing the spread of a different version of the currency, according to Bloomberg. A group of bitcoin backers, including BitPay,, Circle and, wrote a letter this week in support of the existing version of bitcoin—provided it adopts some of the central proposed by Bitcoin-XT’s developers, Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn. Andresen and Hearn were receptive to the proposal. Fork Threatens Bitcoin’s Growth Bitcoin-XT has threatened to split the community of hackers, developers and […]

The post Plan Emerges To Prevent Two Versions Of Bitcoin appeared first on CCN: Financial Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

CCN: Financial Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News

Copyright © 2015