Specific research done by Cumberland suggests that the buy spike wasn't merely short-covering activity.
It seems there are larger forces at play.

First Bitcoin workshop about privacy today, we reviewed the threat model, cracked down the way block chain analysis works, and reviewed some best practices that are easy to pick up and innovations that help improving privacy (hat tip to @bisq_network and Wasabi). I originally planned to make a manual conjoin but lacked the time.
'T was a good day

This article explains how to store your Bitcoin private keys properly:

RT @[email protected]

Bitcoin yearly lows:

2011: $1
2012: $4
2013: $65
2014: $200
2015: $185
2016: $365
2017: $780
2018: $3,200

Bitcoin yearly volatility:

2011: 16%
2012: 11%
2013: 14%
2014: 13%
2015: 8%
2016: 5%
2017: 6%
2018: 7%

I guess positive growth doesn't get headline clicks. πŸ€·β€β™‚οΈ

My internet has been down for 2 weeks now, so is my full node. I'm changing an ISP now, but still it made me realize how much I relied on them, and how easy it was to cut me off the network. I really need to beef up my game with satellite and/or mesh network.
So much to do, so little time

I thought bitcoinhackers might like this: a display of lock mechanisms from the 1500’s, seen in the Rijksmuseum in the Netherlands. There are some pretty wild designs in there.

How to guard valued possessions is a timeless question. Some things change, others stay the same!

Saifedean Ammous, author of the Bitcoin Standard a keynote speaker at the BitBlockBoom! Bitcoin conference.

This years conference is scheduled for August the 17th in Dallas, Texas.

Find out more information at BitBlockBoom.com

Housing Slump: Foreclosure Activity Jumps In Austin, Miami, San Diego, And Seattle https://quitter.im/url/2101549

So..Bird Site restored my account after suspension..they said it was incorectly suspended by their algo.
So my access to my 556 Satoshis on Tippin' has been restored!
My European vacation is back on! (humor...sort of)

The 0.95 version of just appeared in the Play store. Many thanks to @samouraidev and @samourai_official for making it happen. Also to @richd for both finding and fixing an issue that prevented testing with the new txtenna-python server code.
Changes include:
- stays paired with specific device until unpaired
- receive notifications when transaction is received & confirmed
- updated geo region list


The more that you use Wasabi the more you watch the mempool πŸ˜‚

We need more liquidity on Wasabi.

So much blockspace during these off peak hours.

Such a waste.

That moment when Jack started smiling during the JRE interview when he outed himself for watching the Alex Jones interview πŸ˜‚

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