Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin can be “forked.” In simple terms, this either creates two versions of a coin or updates one version.

This section includes information on Bitcoin forks and other forks.



When is the Segwit2x Fork?

The Bitcoin Segwit2x fork happened at block 494,784. This block occurred on Nov. 17. Anyone with Bitcoin before the block now has equal parts Segwit2x.



Will Altcoins See a Boom After the Fork?

We ask the question, “will Altcoins see a boom after the Bitcoin Gold hard fork; or, not.” That is, “should we be eyeing alts, riding Bitcoin, or sitting back and waiting?”