Headlining the Dynastic update to the Bitcoin SV Node software is improved support for long chains of unconfirmed transactions, with the ancestor and CPFP default limit extended to 1,000.
Kurt Wuckert Jr. is joined by britevue’s Connor Murray, nChain’s Jack Davies, and CREA’s Matej Trampuš for the Genesis Anniversary Livestream.
Today is the first anniversary of the Genesis protocol upgrade, and to commemorate the event, there are a few special events taking place that you will not want to miss!
On February 4, 2020, the Genesis protocol upgrade successfully took place, stabilizing the Bitcoin protocol in addition to removing the block size limit.
Bitcoin SV Node software v1.0.7 is a beta release from version 1.0.6, so the changes are mostly small but be sure to know the risks before upgrading to the new release, Kurt Wuckert Jr writes.
Bitcoin SV Academy is designed to offer something for everyone, from the Bitcoin experts to the beginners, Steve Shadders pointed out in the latest BSV Academy Conversations.
Bitcoin SV version 1.0.7 (Dynastic) will be released in “early” January, and it will raise the default ancestor limit to 1000 children to an unconfirmed parent.
The new software packages allow Bitcoin users to transact directly and securely with each other, without having to download an entire copy of the blockchain to verify them.
CTO of nChain, Steve Shadders, explains, new possibilities for making use of dust are becoming available: “there is really nothing revolutionary about this at all.
nChain CTO Steve Shadders was one of the speakers during the five-day event geared towards exploring emerging technologies, including blockchain.
Steve Shadders continued his tradition as one of the first speakers at any CoinGeek event, giving the Technical Update at CoinGeek Live.