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Major DDoS Attacks Hit Bitcoin.com

Large scale DDoS attacks on Bitcoin.com and its subdomains started a few days ago and have heightened over the past 48 hours, in an apparent attempt at targeting the “big block” side of the ongoing disagreement within the Bitcoin community on…

Ethereum’s Fourth Fork: So Far, So Good

So far, developers are calling ‘Spurious Dragon’ a success. Ethereum’s latest hard fork, officially activated at block 2,675,000 today, comes days after the code was first tested as a solution to ongoing network performance issues. Among other changes, the fork will give developers the…

Ethereum Sets Date for Fourth Blockchain Fork

Ethereum’s developers have unveiled new details about a technical fork aimed at resolving lingering network issues. Officially merged into the code of the most popular ethereum client, the new rules will trigger at block number 2,675,000 — likely to occur…