Explained: What does Bitcoin’s Taproot upgrade mean for investors

Bitcoin went through a major upgrade on Sunday that enables its blockchain to execute more complex transactions, potentially widening the virtual currency’s use cases and making it a little more competitive with Ethereum for processing smart contracts.Smart contracts are self-executing transactions whose results depend on pre-programmed inputs.The enhancement, called Taproot, is the most significant change to the bitcoin protocol since the SegWit (Segregated Witness) block capacity change in 2017. SegWit effectively increased the amount of transactions that could fit into a block by pulling data on signatures from bitcoin transactions.Noelle…

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Global wealth surges as China overtakes US to grab top spot

Net worth worldwide rose to $514 trillion in 2020, from $156 trillion in 2000, according to the study. China accounted for almost one-third of the increase. Its wealth skyrocketed to $120 trillion from a mere $7 trillion in 2000, the year before it joined the World Trade Organization, speeding its economic ascent.Did you miss our previous article… https://www.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org/?p=445 Octavio Lewiswww.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org

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Myanmar junta charges Suu Kyi with fraud during 2020 polls

Myanmar’s junta has charged ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi with electoral fraud during 2020 polls that her party won in a landslide. She is already on trial for flouting coronavirus restrictions while campaigning ahead of the election, in which her National League for Democracy party (NLD) trounced a military-aligned party. Did you miss our previous article… https://www.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org/?p=442 Octavio Lewiswww.thevillageschoolofgaffney.org

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