This was announced on Twitter by Eli Afram, CEO of Bitcoin Cash Australia, saying that the hard fork will improve network scalability and add smart contracts..
What will happen with the upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork? 🍴
Eli Afram, head of Bitcoin Cash Australia, tweeted that Bitcoin Cash is expected to change in May due to the second hard fork of the cryptocurrency blockchain in less than one year. Optimizers believe the update will increase the global utility of the MTC. Hardfork is planned to be held on May 15, 2018 at 15:00 Moscow time.
The changes will be aimed at improving scalability by increasing the block size to 32 MB, and it will be possible to work with smart contracts. However, other minor improvements will be made as well..
The recording was actively discussed, and some expressed their doubts about the need for such drastic methods..
According to Afram, this is what the developers decided. Changes will require support from exchanges and crypto wallets.
Apparently, May 2018 will be full of major changes in the world of cryptocurrencies. As a reminder, on May 31, TRON platform plans to launch the mainnet and ditch ERC20 tokens..
text: Ivan Malichenko, photo: Burst