Bitcoin Pre-Fork Tip – Keep Control of Your Private Keys!

The Bitcoin community is in the middle of a big debate around the scaling of Bitcoin in an attempt to reduce transaction time and cost. Should this result in a Hard-Fork, make sure you are prepared and ensure you keep control of your Private Keys – Exchanges could stop any withdrawal or deposit of Bitcoin post a Hard-Fork.  They have control of your Private Keys and your Bitcoin! What are Public and Private Keys? Learn more about Segregated Witness and Bitcoin Unlimited below:- What is Segregated Witness aka SegWit? What…

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What is Bitcoin Unlimited?

You have no doubt heard that there is a big debate going on in the Bitcoin world. There are two differing opinions on how to make sure Bitcoin can scale to meet the continuing increase in transaction volume and Bitcoin adoption. The are Bitcoin Unlimited and Segregated Witness from Bitcoin Core team. Watch this short explainer video to find out what Bitcoin Unlimited is. Should you wish to follow the story in more depth, here are a few articles to read. Bitcoin, to scale or not to scale The Big…

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What is Segregated Witness aka SegWit?

As the value and the adoption of Bitcoin is increasing, the Bitcoin scaling debate is now in full force.  It is all about making sure there is minimal delay in Bitcoin transaction time on the Bitcoin network.  Currently there are two options being considered namely, Segregated Witness (SegWit) and Bitcoin Unlimited.  Watch this short explainer video to find out what Segregated Witness is. Should you wish to follow the story in more depth, here are a few articles to read. Bitcoin, to scale or not to scale The Big Bitcoin…

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The Big Bitcoin Debate – SegWit vs Bitcoin Unlimited

The next BIG Bitcoin event in the Bitcoin Ecosystem is all about scaling, a discussion that started a couple of years ago.  As Bitcoin’s value and adoption continues to grow, it is clear that the bottle neck in confirming transactions on the blockchain needs to be resolved. This brings us to the current debate that is raging within the Bitcoin Community. Bitcoin Core are pushing for the adoption of Segregated Witness (SegWit) and then there is Bitcoin Unlimited on the other side. This has been put to a vote by…

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