Taproot, Bitcoin's long-in-the-making upgrade, achieves activation lock-in

Taproot, Bitcoin’s long-in-the-making upgrade, achieves activation lock-in

Bitcoin is set to integrate the privacy-focused upgrade known as Taproot later this year. As noted by Taproot.Watch, which has tracked the weeks-long effort to secure activation support among bitcoin’s mining sector, a sufficient number of supportive blocks — at least 1,815 — was achieved on Friday. The signaling period, known as the “Speedy Trial,” …

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