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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.

Bitcoin Cash’s ‘Mining War’ Escalates as Blockchain Hard Fork Approaches

| Nikhilesh De

Over the past day, bitcoin cash mining pools supporting Craig Wright's Bitcoin SV have consolidated even more of the relative amount of hash power.

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Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork

| Zack Seward

Early data suggests that the Bitcoin SV implementation of the bitcoin cash fork may enjoy more hash power than Bitcoin ABC.

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Carbon’s Stablecoin Can Now Be Swapped Between EOS and Ethereum

| Yogita Khatri

The interoperable dollar-pegged crypto token CarbonUSD has just launched as the first stablecoin on the EOS platform.

Bitcoin Cash Declares War: Why Coming Hard Fork Could Mean Another Split

| Alyssa Hertig and Christine Kim

After a year of peaceful hard fork upgrades, bitcoin cash is in the throes of a fiery debate over its future – one that could lead to a chain…

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PwC Is Advising (Not Auditing) Another Stablecoin Project

| Ian Allison

PwC's Hong Kong division is exploring best practices for issuing stablecoins with non-profit Loopring Foundation. Auditing, though, is another matter.

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Deltec Chairman Says Tether Letter on Bank Relationship Is ‘Authentic’

| David Floyd

Last week's much-scrutinized letter, in which a Bahamas-based bank appeared to vouch for Tether's balance, has been confirmed as genuine by the bank.

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Ethereum Energy Project Now Powers 700 Households in 10 Cities

| Alyssa Hertig

Little-known ethereum project Lition is live and quietly helping German citizens hunt down cheaper energy options.

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Tether’s Price Has Stabilized, But the Stablecoin’s Supply Is Still Shrinking

| David Floyd

Crypto exchanges are shedding tethers by the million, and millions of USDT are ending up at Bitfinex. From there, they are taken out of circulation.

Parity to Help Zcash (the Currency) Gain Independence From Zcash (the Startup)

| Leigh Cuen

The Zcash Foundation is partnering with an ethereum startup on a project that could boost interoperability across the crypto ecosystem.