just a heads up: please grab your own copy of the #bitcoin whitepaper and store it carefully
there are some unsavory characters using legal threats to use its uncertain licensing status to bully sites into removing it from the internet
i will not provide any details at this time
There seems to be some current discussion of bitcoin's energy usage, which leads me to shamelessly re-plug my recent blog post about proof of work:
Must-watch speech by @HillebrandMax from last year’s @Paralelni_polis on living on first principles, privacy and a little #Bitcoin
Michael Krieger aka Liberty Blitzkrieg is back and you should read his latest:
So simple, so good!
I’m gonna send this to everyone asking about Bitcoin, people need to wake the fuck up and I don’t have time to explain it to everybody.
What can we do to increase PayJoin adoption? https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-dev/2021-January/018356.html This is one great privacy tech that will be very important for helping bitcoin fulfil its potential as a permissionless money for the internet
Are thing really heating up or is it just me?
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
We are now entering the "fight" stage. So if somebody (e.g. a major government) wanted to try to fight with a mining attack, what would it take?
"Bitcoin Core 0.21.0 is one of the biggest Bitcoin Core releases in recent years, introducing various new features as well as privacy and performance improvements"
Written by @AaronvanW.
Bitcoin Core v0.21.0 released, get it while it’s hot
Lagarde saying #Bitcoin "had been used for money laundering activities in some instances and that any loopholes needed to be closed”.
They’re afraid, very very afraid...and there’s nothing they can do about it.
The fiat world got accustomed to free cost of carry. Let's see what happens now with the game changing and Bitcoin representing a better alternative.
For large values, bitcoin can be stored incredibly cheaply.
Bitcoin is and that’s enough. / Bitcoin Enthusiast tracking Bitcoin funding / WebDev noob
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