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With Taproot activated on Bitcoin, what about the wallets and payment processors?

With Taproot activated on Bitcoin, what about the wallets and payment processors?

From this Sunday, November 14, the Bitcoin Taproot update is active. Due to the operational changes it brings to the network, companies that provide technology solutions, such as wallets and payment processors, must prepare to support this new update. Taproot (BIP or improvement proposal 341) was activated, hours ago, at the height of block 709.632 …

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What precautions should you have in Bitcoin the day Taproot is activated

What precautions should you have in Bitcoin the day Taproot is activated

Key facts: Taproot will hit Bitcoin at block 709.632. Although unlikely, a network fork is possible if the nodes are not upgraded to Taproot. Taproot is just around the corner and you can already speculate on what its activation will take place around November 16. One possibility is that, with less than 50% of the …

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EIP-1559 is already activated on Ethereum, but not everyone takes advantage of it

EIP-1559 is already activated on Ethereum, but not everyone takes advantage of it

Around 40% of the transfers that take place on the Ethereum blockchain are paying higher than required fees. This is due to lack of update, by some wallets and exchanges, to be compatible with the EIP-1559. This EIP (acronym in English for “Ethereum Enhancement Proposal”) has been activated since last August 5 when the London …

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