Welcome refugees, looks like @Jack might be having a bad day today
"True Names" by Vernor Vinge was written a **long** time ago, but is a really forward thinking piece of fiction about nyms in the digital/virtual world. It's short, and entertaining too. Adam Back is always recommending it.
He also wrote "A Fire Upon The Deep" which is one of my favourite scifi books, breathtakingly imaginative.
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Do you see that little fleck of dust under the domain name in the left screenshot? Actually not dust. Enable show_punycode in Firefox in order to avoid phishing URLs.
Also have to shout out LTB for these two podcasts. I've been a strong critic of much of their content these last few years, but these interviews on taproot with sipa and nickler, alongside the interviews with iranian and nigerian users are some of the best bitcoin content anyone's ever put out.
Watchtower PR is now merged into lnd: https://github.com/lightningnetwork/lnd/pull/3133 Future iterations on the concept will introduce more public modes of operation, which could have incentive models like ecash tokens to compensate for operational costs. For now we have simple breach monitor redundancy.
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#bitcoin stock-to-flow chart, now available real time on this website!
Anyone have any formal comments for the UK gov? What kind of Orwellian dystopia thinks this is OK?
The unseen damage caused by our current low interest rate environment:
We are proud to announce the public release and open sourcing of Samourai Dojo. You no longer need to make the trade off of providing Samourai with your public keys in order to access the most private Tx analysis busting tools. Have your cake and eat it.
Github Repo: https://github.com/Samourai-Wallet/samourai-dojo
Installation instructions: https://github.com/Samourai-Wallet/samourai-dojo/blob/master/doc/DOCKER_setup.md
We are proud to announce the public release and open sourcing of Samourai Dojo. You no longer need to make the trade off of providing Samourai with your public keys in order to access the most private Tx analysis busting tools. Have your cake and eat it. https://blog.samouraiwallet.com/post/185312260292/introducing-samourai-dojo-10-open-source-and
see also @TxTenna
Great article on decentralizing the last mile for Bitcoin:
Just a day after Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez proposed turning the Post Officie into a bank for poorer Americans, the U.S. Postal Service reported losing $2.1 billion in just three months. Yikes.
An interesting look into CryptoCapital, shows the lengths (often shady) custodial exchanges have to go to to manage their fiat:
Interesting Internet-Draft: MASQUE – think "VPN over HTTPS", undetectable, unblockable.