Bitcoin Cash Declares War: Why Coming Hard Fork Could Mean Another Split

 Do not come crying when you are bankrupt."

Lobbed at those bitcoin cash enthusiasts supporting Bitcoin ABC, the main implementation of the blockchain software, Craig Wright seems to have no intention to compromise as the cryptocurrency gears up for its next system-wide upgrade, or hard fork.

The controversial figure who claims (without much evidence) that he is bitcoin's pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto has long been one of the leading figures of bitcoin cash, the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market cap, which famously broke off of bitcoin in the heat of the scaling debate last year.


This story originally appeared on CoinDesk, the global leader in blockchain technology news and publisher of the Bitcoin Price Index.