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It’s been two weeks since the hard fork on August 1, which formed a new network called Bitcoin Cash (BCH). As the days continue, BCH has garnered more support over the last two weeks from cryptocurrency-based businesses, exchanges and wallet providers.
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August 1, 2017: What happens to our bitcoins during a hard fork? [Explained]

I've seen a lot of questions and a lot of "GET YOUR COINS OUT OF EXCHANGES" comments. I've been looking around for some answers and stumbled upon this video (5 Min) from Andreas Antonopoulos, whom does a very good job of explaining what's going to happen and what choices you have. Hope it helps! 🙂

TL;DW: what to do

1) If you directly control the private keys to your bitcoins, you're fine: your coins aren't being invalidated or going anywhere. When the hard fork happens, you can just decide which chain you want to continue with. just HODL until things clarify.

2) If you don't control the private keys to your bitcoins (ex. on an exchange), move them to address that you control. If you don't, whoever controls your bitcoins will be deciding for you, and not all exchanges/ wallets will be supporting both sides of the fork.

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Any pool that value those who mine during low difficulty more?

Imagine a pool having 2 people.

A mines for 1 minute when difficulty is 1000. Then B mine for 1 minute when difficulty is 1. Let’s for simplicity sake difficulty change from 1 to 1000 to 1 to 1000 to 1 to 1000 every minute. Say they both got the same machine.

Every 1-2 hours the pool solve some blocks.

The way I understand it is that the pool got far more contribution from B than from A. B contribution to solve some blocks is higher because B provides hash when difficulty is lower.

However, A and B will get roughly the exact same payment.

They submit the same number of shares for the same stratum difficulty.

Am I correct here?

This is important for those who are buying nicehash hash to sell to some other pool. Even though you time your buying when difficulty is low you are rewarded as much as anyone with worse timing,

Are there any pool that rewards you more when you mine at lower difficulty?

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