Forking bitcoin is one of the best methods of improving the technology of the blockchain and can be immensely profitable when done correctly. Already, a number of bitcoin software forks exist in circulation today. In a similar manner as how the Linux operating system has undergone many forks of its original source code to produce newly improved, and specialized versions of the software. Hard forking bitcoin involves introducing new technical

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The true identity of bitcoin's creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, remains a point of contentious debate 12 years after it was introduced to the world.