Bitcoin Gold is a fork of the Bitcoin blockchain that is based off of bitcoin balances as of October 23rd. Here we discuss how and if you should retrieve your Bitcoin Gold from your Athena or Airbitz wallet.
Bitcoin Cash is launching on August 1st. This is a split from the main Bitcoin network by a minority group. If Bitcoin Cash survives, then anyone holding bitcoin in a private wallet as of August 1st will receive an equivalent amount of Bitcoin Cash. Important information inside.
Bitcoin is overdue for an upgrade that should reduce fees and decrease wait times. Unfortunately, upgrading a decentralized network is far from easy. We, at Athena, would like to educate our customers on some of the issues and risks coming to Bitcoin very soon.