Coinbase has spent much of this week in the weeds over its decision not to accept the newly minted digital currency bitcoin cash. But the company could reverse that decision in the next few days, an investor told Business Insider. “I think the company will be in a position to make an announcement in the next few days, and one could be supporting bitcoin cash in due course,” said Barry Schuler, a partner with DFJ, an investor…"A Coinbase investor says the platform might reverse its bitcoin cash ban in the next few days"
Bitcoin power brokers were unable to come behind a single solution that would have preserved a unified cryptocurrency by Tuesday morning’s deadline. As such, the digital currency has officially forked and split in two: bitcoin cash and bitcoin. Bitcoin cash is a fork of the bitcoin system: It’s a new software that has all the history of the old platform — the main difference being it will have 8 megabyte blocks instead of 1 megabyte…"Bitcoin might split again — here’s what you need to know"