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Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon

| Christine Kim

It’s been six days since the bitcoin cash split and the ongoing threat of one chain sabotaging the other has yet to materialize.

Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack

| Christine Kim

Bitcoin Cash SV's block reorganization yesterday may have been the result of a stress test, rather than an attack.

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Bitcoin Smart Contract Startup RSK Unveils New Infrastructure Project

| Christine Kim

RSK Labs is operating under a new banner, with an emphasis on creating a range of open-source protocols for blockchain infrastructure.

Deloitte Blockchain Chief: Bad Crypto Headlines Making Clients ‘Nervous’

| Anna Baydakova

Hype around ICOs and altcoins “hasn’t helped us,” says Linda Pawczuk, leader of Deloitte Consulting’s financial services industry blockchain…

Tutorial: How to Use CoinDesk’s Crypto-Economics Explorer

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk's Crypto-Economics Explorer is our innovative new data tool that brings together a host of data types. Here's how to make the most of it.

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What We Know About Bitcoin Cash’s Two Rival Blockchains

| Christine Kim

The bitcoin cash blockchain officially split today into two competing networks – but the story seems to be far from over.

Bitcoin Cash Just Split Into Two Blockchains

| Christine Kim

A contentious hard fork on the bitcoin cash blockchain has been activated.

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Ahead of Bitcoin Cash Fork, Mining Power Still Favors SV

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin cash's ongoing hash war remains lopsided, with mining pools supporting Bitcoin SV controlling nearly 75 percent of the current network.

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After the Fork: How Competing Bitcoin Cash Blockchains Might Wage War

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The war for bitcoin cash is only beginning.

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How to Watch the Bitcoin Cash Fork As It Happens

| Christine Kim

Part system upgrade, part political battle, Thursday's BCH hard fork could get interesting.