AntPool to Return the Record-Breaking $3M Transaction Fee

In an unprecedented event within the realm of Bitcoin, AntPool, a prominent Bitcoin mining pool, recently found itself involved in a whirlwind surrounding a massive transaction fee.

What Happened?

Last week, a mysterious transaction appeared on the blockchain, submitting a staggering $3 million as fee for a Bitcoin transfer, marking the highest-ever fee recorded on the Bitcoin network. Antpool ended up mining this transaction and collecting the fees. This event sparked a frenzy, leading to discussions, speculations, and ultimately, AntPool’s decision to issue a refund.

The Transactional Mishap

The saga unfolded on November 23rd when an individual transferred his 139…

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