Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit Three-Year Low as Lightning Network, SegWit Help BTC Scale

Bitcoin’s transaction fees have recently hit a low they hadn’t seen in over three years, as according to BitInfoCharts the median transaction fee on the flagship cryptocurrency’s network is just $0.029. As pointed out by cryptocurrency community researcher Kevin Rooke on Twitter, the Bitcoin network hadn’t had fees this low since October 2015, when it The post Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit Three-Year Low as Lightning Network, SegWit Help BTC Scale appeared first on CCN

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitfinex Adopts SegWit, Coinbase Schedules Rollout for Next Week

The post Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitfinex Adopts SegWit, Coinbase Schedules Rollout for Next Week appeared first on CCN Network-wide SegWit adoption passed another significant milestone on Tuesday, as one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges added support for this scaling upgrade and another said that it would roll support out next week. Bitfinex Adds SegWit Support Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex was the first of the two firms to make its announcement, revealing that SegWit support The post Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitfinex Adopts SegWit, Coinbase Schedules Rollout for Next Week appeared first on CCN

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