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Taproot is here. The next era of bitcoin just began.

Originally published at: Taproot is here. The next era of bitcoin just began. - Daily Fintech

The Taproot upgrade for Bitcoin was officially activated on Sunday. Bitcoin had its biggest upgrade in 4 years, since the introduction of Segregated Witness in 2017. The Taproot upgrade improves network privacy, scalability, security, and the ability to support complex transactions. Earlier in the week bitcoin hit a new record high of $69k ($68,789.63 to…