The new version of Bitcoin Core, which fully supports SegWit

The new version of Bitcoin Core, which fully supports SegWit

Finally got the client version of Bitcoin Core, which provides a “full support” technology scaling Segregated Witness (“SegWit”). This was announced in a special mailing describing the new version:

This is a new major release that includes new features, various bug fixes and performance improvements, and updated translations.

One of the developers of Peter Todd also confirmed the release of a new version.

Bitcoin Core version 0.16.0 with full support SegWit marks a key milestone in the history of Bitcoin.

Change Protocol SegWit should reduce transactional fees and transaction processing time. His introduction of mass SERVIS and products such as Bitcoin Core users have been waiting for since August of 2017.

This technology also paves the way for more revolutionary changes in the Bitcoin Protocol, including the so-called solutions to the “second level”, such as Lightning Network to reduce the time of the transaction to almost zero.

Last week, one of the largest exchanges: Bitfinex, as well as the largest severoamerikanskih obmennik Coinbase also announced support and speedy implementation of this technology.

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