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Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash is a peer-to-peer electronic cash hardforked from the Bitcoin blockchain.

Bitcoin Cash is a peer-to-peer electronic cash. A cryptocurrency hardforked from the Bitcoin blockchain.

Its key features include On-chain scalability, Sighash type for secured transaction, responsive Proof-of-Work difficulty adjustment and decentralized development.

Bitcoin Cash is represented by the ticker symbol BCH.

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Bitcoin Cash trading begins on Coinbase

Bitcoin Cash is added to the cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase.

The Bitcoin network forks into Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin cash (BCH)

The controversial hardfork of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash into two separate blockchains occurs on block 478558. The split results from an inability of the Bitcoin community to resolve debates over a proposed increase to the 1megabyte limit on the maximum block size. Bitcoin Cash increases the block limit to 8MB and removes segregated witness.

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Satoshi Nakamoto

Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System

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