Bitcoin Gold Hack Prompts Hard Fork

Bitcoin Gold Hack Prompts Hard Fork

On May 18, 2018, one of the largest successful hacks on a blockchain took place. The hackers succeeded in launching a 51% attack to alter the protocol transactions. Bombarding the Bitcoin Gold blockchain with excessive amounts of hash power, they were able to...
New SegWit2X Fork Goes Ahead

New SegWit2X Fork Goes Ahead

A little-known fork with a widely known name, took place on the Bitcoin chain on December 28th, 2017. The new SegWit2X fork took place at block 501451. This fork was not supported by the NYA signatories and the make up of its development team as well as the...

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