On August 1st, 2017 there is a proposal to fork the current Bitcoin protocol into a new protocol known as Bitcoin Cash. This means that after August 1st, 2017 there is a chance that there’s going to be two versions of the Bitcoin blockchain and two separate digital currencies. A hard fork successfully occurred just one year before for the Ethereum blockchain, which happened due to the DAO being hacked. A hard fork splits the current blockchain in to two blockchains, which was necessary rid Ethereum of vulnerability.
We want to keep you updated on the technical difficulties that have interrupted payouts in the last few days. Our team has been working to address every aspect of this problem to restore service, and now we’re able to update you in more detail.