比特幣現金的激增, 目前上方 $1000 正在改變的不僅僅是其投資者和用戶的身家更.
價格的上漲也產生了激勵礦工奉獻計算能力的比特幣現金blockchain, one that could find them moving away from bitcoin. With the new push, bitcoin cash miners are making around 2% more mining on bitcoin than they do on bitcoin cash.
And that spread could further increase with an upcoming adjustment on bitcoin cash that will make it even easier to mine.
Block 479,808 (set for this weekend) will likely trigger a difficulty adjustment downwards 50%, and if the prices of bitcoin and bitcoin cash stay the same, this means miners will make almost double on bitcoin cash what they would on bitcoin.
然而, even with this threshold met, not all things are equal on both chains.
Source : coindesk.com
The bitcoin offshoot, 比特幣現金, soared Friday after indications the alternative digital currency could achieve its goal of speeding up transactions.
Bitcoin cash rose 40 percent from Thursday’s close of $460.53 to briefly hit $655 星期五下午, 根據CoinMarketCap. That’s the highest since bitcoin cash touched $756.93 on Aug. 2, the day after bitcoin split into bitcoin and bitcoin cash.
然而, the volatile surge was even greater when considering bitcoin cash hit an intraday low of $293 Thursday before climbing to $460.53, 根據CoinMarketCap.
On Wednesday morning, 比特幣現金 “miners” successfully demonstrated that the digital currency could support an eight megabyte block, versus the original bitcoin’s one megabyte. Blocks are part of the blockchain technology behind digital currencies like bitcoin that limit transaction speeds.