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BIP91 has just locked in as up to 90% of all hash power signaled support for this softfork signaled in support of this decision. That has triggered a lot of processes in the community, e.g. Bitcoin price surge. Now another intriguing news is out.
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Antpool and Bitcoin.com mining pools surprise the community by signaling SegWit. BTC.com mining pool has joined them as well.
As you can see, just a few hours ago Antpool, Bitcoin.com and BTC.com did not show their support of SegWit.
This move from the companies is pretty surprising as earlier they were strongly opposed to the activation of SegWit, insisting on the alternative Bitcoin Unlimited protocol.
— Charlie Lee (@SatoshiLite) 21 июля 2017 г.
No official comments from the representatives of these three pools are out there yet.