August 1st saw the birth of a new cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Cash.

You’ve probably heard about the UAHF (User Activated Hard Fork) that was imminent on the Bitcoin blockchain. This new currency aims to fix some of the problems/limitations with BTC;

Block Size Limit Increase […] to 8MB.
Replay and Wipeout Protection […]
New SigHash Type […]

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To learn more about the story of BCC so far, check out this great article on by Aaron van Wirdum