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Like BitcoinX, Super Bitcoin is also a smart contract-based Bitcoin. First, in overly simple terms, a cryptocurrency hard fork is when a copy of a coin is made and a new coin is created.

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For instance, the team is following all the big ideas in the crypto space today, including ethereum's plasma and sharding work and bitcoin's open-source Lightning Network development. The smart nod is a nod to smart contracts.

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Following those forks, many more forks were announced such as Bitcoin Interest and Bitcoin Ore. The supply is 19,700,000 btcp (supply BTC supply ZCL). It aims to overcome the issue of vast energy consumption with high carbon emissions for mining digital currencies by exclusively using renewable energy.

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BitcoinClean (BCC) Will fork at Block 518.800 The fork will happen Tuesday, April 18th, 2018, 4:30 am (UTC) bitcoinClean will be the first coin mined only with renewable energy. Note : Snapshot block already occurred; the coin has officially been released and trades on a number of exchanges. The inclusion of smart contracts allow the Bitcoin Cash community to store, archive and track the record of assets that have been digitalized, including but not limited to titles to property, vehicles, stocks and just about anything else that has a deed or title associated. BCA is listed on m and trades on YoBit.

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But that contrarian mentality has proved, at least partially, attractive one bitcoin cash is going for a little less than 1,500 a coin, making it's market cap more than 24 billion. He told CoinDesk: "If you have a sprout, after it has endured cold, it becomes tougher.". As such, this feature allows zcash, which was derived from bitcoin's code, to further differentiate itself from the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization.

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Sprout Wilcox said he foresees a smooth transition. But according to Wilcox, that won't be the case with this hard fork, since "people would rather have version.0" of zcash with new features that unlock immediately. Let us know what you think about this subject in the comments below. Bitcoin cash is forking again on May 15, 2018, and the protocols consensus rules will change going forward.