Archive | hard fork

What Is Litecoin Cash?

Forks of existing cryptocurrencies have become the new hot commodity these days. In the case of Bitcoin, there has only been one successful fork so far, whereas everything else has taken a backseat. In Litecoin’s case, the first major “fork” to be created will be aptly known as Litecoin Cash. It is a SHA-256 fork […]

Verge hard forks for stealth transactions

With over 1,500 cryptocurrencies and tokens currently out there those that succeed need to be a cut above the rest. Anonymity and stealth transactions are in high demand as banks and governments strive to clampdown and gather identities of traders. One altcoin that has taken another step towards this is Verge which hard forked this […]

What Is Bitcoin Private?

The number of existing and upcoming Bitcoin hard forks continues to grow at an alarming rate. In fact, it seems the next fork is always just around the corner. Bitcoin Private, for example, is one of those upcoming forks, but these tokens will not be issued to BTC holders. That in itself is a rather […]

EtherZero Team Cancels Plans to Hard Fork Ethereum

In the world of cryptocurrency, hard forks are seemingly the new altcoins. More specifically, a lot of developers want to hard fork existing currencies rather than build their own coins from scratch. In the case of Ethereum, one of those hard forks was known as EtherZero. However, this fork has been canceled due to a “lack […]