Reminder: Nov 15, 2020 Planned Network Upgrade

Planned Network Upgrade


The Bitcoin Cash network will undergo a protocol upgrade as per the roadmap. Businesses and other node operators who use the Bitcoin Cash network should check to ensure that their software is compatible with the upgrade.

Compatible Implementations:

Bitcoin ABC 0.22.x

Additional Information:

Upgrade SpecificationTestnet Information
Accept Bitcoin Cash

How can my business use Bitcoin Cash?

Accept Bitcoin Cash

As a merchant one of your main goals is to be able to accept and process payments as quickly and seamlessly as possible so you can make your customers happy and receive payments without any headaches. Bitcoin Cash is the solution, as it has fast and low-cost transactions. As the world goes digital, electronic currencies such as Bitcoin Cash are becoming the go-to method for paying online and in retail shops. Third-party providers make it easy to accept Bitcoin Cash using their platforms. When you sign up for a third-party merchant solutions application such as BitPay, you simply setup your account so that you can receive Bitcoin Cash and have it sent to your Bitcoin Cash wallet or you can convert your Bitcoin Cash to your local fiat currency. Most shops do a split where some funds are liquidated to fiat and some are held in crypto. Either way, by setting up a merchant solutions application you can begin accepting Bitcoin Cash payments today without worrying about the complexities of how to accept Bitcoin Cash.