Some Bitcoin backers plan to launch a competing version called Bitcoin Cash on August 1, with support for more transactions per block (Nathaniel Popper/New York Times)

Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:
Some Bitcoin backers plan to launch a competing version called Bitcoin Cash on August 1, with support for more transactions per block  —  SAN FRANCISCO — For the last two years, rival factions have been vying for control of the Bitcoin virtual currency and its global network of computers and supporters.


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