Just a couple of days after the news about Bitcoin Diamond fork, the reports about the launch of another Bitcoin hardfork started to appear.
— Super Bitcoin (@supersmartbtc) 15 ноября 2017 г.
What is Super Bitcoin?
As it is stated on the official website of Super Bitcoin (SBTC) it is an experiment which aims to implement promising solutions that the community has been proposing. It is also said that past 3 year-competition of the Bitcoin’s capacity expansion has prevented its development and a large market share was lost due to the pressue from the smart contract of Ethereum and Zcash. Therefore, a large number of geeks and the renowned professionals in Bitcoin circle have been summoned to inject new momentum into Bitcoin.
The Bitcoin will be forked at block 498888 and new qualities are promised to be incorporated as well. All Bitcoin holders are stated to be given one Super Bitcoin for each Bitcoin they hold for free.
Super Bitcoin roadmap
The total amount of Super Bitcoin is 21,210,000, and 210,000 of which were pre-mine. Those 210,000 SBTC shall be managed by the foundation to encourage the early developers, invest ecological construction and operate the foundation.
The main features of Super Bitcoin are stated as follows:
- Smart Contract
- Lightening Network
- Zero-knowledge proof
- Bigger Blocks
Great ideas can be a feat only if they are put into action！ pic.twitter.com/Ogsn4tMwiS
— ranger shi (@rangershi) 16 ноября 2017 г.
It is reported that instead of the traditional ICO the platform will use a new technology of IFO, which is Initial Fork Offerings.
The fork is sceduled to happen on December 17 of 2017 and it is left just to wait and see what will happen after the implementation of the new Bitcoin fork.