Bitcoin Taproot Upgrade Nailed Down for July, but Some Finer Details Still Aren’t Finalized
The finalized code for Taproot will be shipped in March, but will it house the “user activated soft fork” feature that threatened to activate SegWit?
The coin toss is a stand-in for the rough consensus that stakeholders usually broker to make these decisions.
If the timeline holds, Taproot’s November activation could make for an exciting autumn for bitcoiners.
The merge puts an end to a long road of activation discussions – now all that's left is Taproot's actual activation.
Speedy Trial is nearly approved for activating Taproot, but the code may still include a “user activated soft fork” safety net, just in case.
Craig Wright claims someone “stole” 110k BTC from him from wallets connected to the Mt. Gox hack. He wants Bitcoin developers to get them back.