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A cryptocurrency fork: a simple explanation of causes and effects

This term refers to changes regarding the functionality of a blockchain. We talk about soft fork when the changes are compatible with the previous version.

Otherwise, a new cryptocurrency comes to light and there is what is known as hard fork. An example is the Bitcoin fork that was held on 2017 from which Bitcoin Cash (BCH) was born.

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2 Comments

  1. Khaledaziz Khaledaziz

    Hard fork is only for BCH
    not for eating

  2. MohamedEbrahimt MohamedEbrahimt

    The cryptoworld is the best future.

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