Published on November 14th, 2017 | by bitcoin0
Trezor backs up Bitcoin Gold, While Other Platforms Avoid it
Hardware wallet manufacturer Trezor have announced support for Bitcoin Gold, making them one of the few major platforms to commit to the fledgling fork.
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Bitcoin Gold Finds a New Home
The birth of bitcoin gold has been largely overlooked amidst the bitcoin and bitcoin cash dramas ongoing, with few mainstream platforms committing support for BTG so far.
Although BTG futures trading soared over the weekend, amidst bitcoin cash reaching record highs, by the time the bitcoin gold mainnet went live on Sunday, the excitement had dissipated.
Inevitable comparisons have been made between bitcoin gold and bitcoin cash, which got off to a far more auspicious start when it debuted back in August.
Should the debates over bitcoin mining centralization ramp up, bitcoin gold, with its GPU algorithm, may emerge to stake a claim for being a more decentralized bitcoin.