Well, if you are new to the cryptocurrency world, you might wanna know what Bitcoin fork or Ethereum fork is and for that, please go here: Technical Aspect Of Bitcoin 'hard Fork' Explained In Very Simple Terms! Meanwhile, you can learn about ethereum by clicking here That aside, let's correct one thing in the title: Ethereum is not forking by any means at least not on the 17th of october! Instead, the ethereum software is getting a crucial update and just as the Owo of coins @Owocoin himself suggested, people will be heading to ethereum's house for the party and the truth is, you don't wanna be left behind @ the bitcoin party when others are already heading to Ethereum's for the same! question now is: HOW DO YOU KNOW WHEN TO LEAVE THE BITCOIN PARTY??? DON'T forget that the party is still going on now!