Tech company Z-Magnetars has announced April 30th, 2018, as the likely hard fork date of the Bitcoin blockchain to make way for the all-new forked cryptocurrency, FOX BTC. Specifically, it will take place at block height 520419, expected to happen on April 30th.
Data has been released by Japan's Financial Service Agency (FSA) which showed that Bitcoin trading has made the country one of the top leaders in the world as far as cryptocurrency business is concerned.
Luxury Penmaker, Ancora, continues to pen its support for the emerging cryptocurrency industry by producing an exclusive line of high-end writing accessories, inspired by the leading blockchain platforms of our time.
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) announced in a statement on Friday, April 6, the new tax treatment of digital currencies, obligating citizens to declare any income from trading as well as mining. Disobedience will cost interest and penalties.
Blockchain and its well-publicized shortcomings go a long way back to 2009 when it was first built for the pioneer cryptocurrency; Bitcoin. The scalability issues currently plaguing the technology is as a result of nodes in the blockchain system performing at less than optimal speed, leading to clogs in the system and transactional congestion.