There has been a growing influx of hard forks and airdrops pertaining to Bitcoin, although Bitcoin is still Bitcoin and remains the world’s leading cryptocurrency. In fact, there are so many different iterations of Bitcoin, it is impossible to keep track of them all. Most people will have never heard of most of them, nor will they in the future.
A Growing Pile of Bitcoin Clones
While it is certainly evident that Bitcoin is not a perfect cryptocurrency, improving upon this concept can be done in many different ways. As is evidenced by all the hard forks one can find on Reddit, there is still plenty of work to be done. Additionally, there is also a growing number of coins simply capitalizing on the Bitcoin name first and foremost, yet they all seem to be struggling.
Among the better-known currencies which successfully hard forked from Bitcoin is Bitcoin Cash, and perhaps Bitcoin Gold. The latter currency has seen its fair share of issues, though, as there have been multiple 51% attacks against the network. Additionally, Bitcoin Gold doesn’t serve any real purpose as of right now, nor will it in the near future.
There are a lot of Bitcoin
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