Category: Zcash (ZEC)

A Future Friendly Fork

See also a related post: Consensual Currency.

“Forks” (or “hard-forks”) are a highly contentious topic in cryptocurrencies. You can analyze a fork with two questions:

  • Does it result in two (persistent) separate branches of the original blockchain?
  • Does it result in community schism?

In principle, any of the four combinations …

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