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The locked protocol

“The nature of Bitcoin is such that once version 0.1 was released, the core design was set in stone for the rest of its lifetime.” — Satoshi Nakamoto, June 17, 2010.

One of the distinctions that BSV blockchain makes in comparison to BTC is that BSV has a 'locked protocol' that represents the original Bitcoin.

What does ‘locked protocol’ mean? Does it mean that the Bitcoin blockchain allows no new software development? Of course not.

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Bit & Coin

Merging Digitality and Physicality

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