Bitcoin Cash: What You Need to Know

What is Bitcoin Cash?

  • Here is the project announcement on Bitcointalk.
  • Here is the project website.

Why is this fork a surprise?

Why should I care?

What do I need to know?

I thought Bitcoin solved scaling! Why is this happening?

So what features does Bitcoin Cash have?

What does this mean for Bitcoin?

  • Who will mine Bitcoin Cash?
  • Who will have the larger hash rate? Both coins will use double-sha256 as the proof-of-work.
  • What will the price ratio be?
  • What will the volumes on both coins be like?
  • How will hash rate react to price? How will price react to hash rate?
  • How will this affect the 2x HF part of Segwit2x?
  • What chain will coins that operate on top of Bitcoin like Omni and CounterParty choose?

Conclusion

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