DigiByte, a public, rapidly growing and highly decentralized blockchain. DGB is the well-known altcoin to lead the way in terms of gains, on this particularly green day for the market. The 51st largest crypto is now up over 4% for the 24h period.
Today, the platform announced to release 7.17.2, version and is ready for an immediate upgrade. The platform claims to have non-contentious upgrade to Odocrypt scheduled for Block 9,100,000 at which time all nodes need to be running DigiByte Core 7.17.2 to ensure they are not left behind. However, it is expected to be reached approx July 19th, 2019.
Additionally, This update will be replacing the Myr-Groestl algorithm, though, it can still be mined using 7.17.2 until that block height is reached.
Moreover, Odocrypt algorithm replaces Myr-Groestl at block 9,100,00.
Also, Dandelion++ privacy improvements implemented and enabled by default
With the release of a new version, the digitbyte coin price also showed some gains
Digibyte price has increased by 4.53% against USD and trading at $0.012761. In terms of DGB/BTC, the price spiked up by 2.96% with trading value 0.00000172 BTC.
Currently, the DGB coin is ranking in 51st position, holding market cap $150,635,566 with $3,760,127 24 hour volume and 11,804,680,941 DGB circulating supply.
Digibyte is one of the most exciting but overlooked assets or blockchain projects in the world. It will be interesting to see the future developments of the platform.