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Segwit2x Fork - Market Protection

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It is my understanding that the Bitcoin Segwit2x (B2X) still has a small probability of happening. This is because a faction of miners still believes in it despite the major market players calling it cancelled. This would enable protection for Bitcoin (BTC) owners who are susceptible to chain spiral of death due to Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Since BTC has no Emergency Difficulty Adjustment, if there is another crazy spike in Bitcoin Cash (BCH), which in my opinion is likely, all buyers of Bitcoin (BTC) after the August 1 Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fork have no protection. This is a big deal because many people new to Bitcoin (BTC) may have invested large sums of money with no understanding that it could go to zero.

We will see if this hard fork occurs around tomorrow or not. It is very exciting times to be involved in crypto currencies. It’s probably a good idea to have at least some exposure to Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to ensure that you have some diversification in the event of another black swan. In th…

Ethereum, After Cancelled Segwit Fork

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What does the Yours community think of Ethereum post cancelled Segwit fork? Does the Parity hack and potential hard fork (to recover frozen funds) hurt your opinion of Ethereum right now? Please comment (its free). Thanks! Read article here.

Fundamental Differences of BTC vs BCH

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TomZ talks about on-boarding the next billion people to crypto-currencies. He discusses Lightning Network, Bitcoin Cash and the rejection of Bitcoin-Segwit roadmap scaling solutions. It's a good read on Crypto https://www.yours.org/content/fundamentals-of-btc-and-bch-f6acfa5e6213.