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I'm pleased to announce that I'm starting my own chain analysis company. More details soon

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Bitcoin Optech newsletter #91 is here:

- describes proposal to make statechains deployable on Bitcoin w/o consensus changes
- discusses schnorr nonce generation that protects against differential power analysis
- links to updated BIP322 proposal

bitcoinops.org/en/newsletters/

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Call for Challenges: If you have a lightning project feel free to make it part of this Lightning Hacksprint. Give a me short message with the link to your Github-Repo and start putting the label "hackathon" (yellow) next to issues you like people to join/help for the weekend.

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We will do this weekend (Sat & Sun) a online "Lightning Hacksprint" instead of a usual "Lightning Hackday".

It will be a smaller event, putting more focus on contributing to lightning projects. Its mostly coding, but also testing & media documentation is very welcome.

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Lets be honest, the Bitcoin Core name was outdated and had too much historical baggage. Announcing the second rebrand in Bitcoin's history.

github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pul

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1/10 My mom worked her ass off & has little to show for it. She started asking about today. I took her on a tour through @[email protected] & , @[email protected] & , & signing a PSBT via sneakernet then broadcasting w/my own Raspi4 full node.

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LND has merged to master support for PSBTs: github.com/lightningnetwork/ln
This allows LND to use hardware wallets to open channels directly. You can combine this with the feature in 0.9.0 that allows for arbitrary close addresses to help keep your cold funds cold and your hot funds hot

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Multisig on Bitcoin Core with Specter-Desktop
using @[email protected], @[email protected], @[email protected] & Specter-DIY:
- adding devices
- creating multisig wallet
- telling ColdCard and Specter DIY about the wallet
- signing transaction

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The first Release Candidate for RaspiBlitz v1.5 is out ... if you feel reckless, please help testing it and report any problems you can find. Download RC1 sd card image from v1.5 branch: github.com/rootzoll/raspiblitz

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1/ I’ve signed up with Alcor, a cryopreservation company. As part of that, I get a quarterly magazine. The last one was a profile of Hal Finney.

It offers an incredible new view into his personal life, ideals, and perpetual optimism, even against certain death.

A must read👇

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48/ “After a few days, bitcoin was running pretty stably, so I left it running. Those were the days when difficulty was 1, and you could find blocks with a CPU, not even a GPU. I mined several blocks over the next days...

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44/ Introducing Bitcoin

In early 2009, Jason noticed his father’s computer processor running 24-7 at full speed. “He mentioned that he was helping someone test a kind of prototype online cash system.That was how he thought of it. It wasn’t real, it was a test for a prototype.”

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1/ Today we're releasing LSAT, a Lightning-native protocol to manage paid access to APIs, apps, and websites.

LSAT greatly improves privacy with no need for usernames, passwords, or credit cards.

The Lightning-native web is the future, join us! 🔮

lightning.engineering/posts/20

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today we're excited to release our specification for Lightning Service Authentication Tokens (LSAT), which combine LN, HTTP-402, and macaroons to create a new way to handle payments and authentication on the web: lightning.engineering/posts/20 ⚡️🌐

New to ? Follow this blog to set the record straight on the basics: ministryofnodes.com.au/article
These guys from Down Under share their clear view on this space and will help to answer your questions.

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New @[email protected] article: Navigating Bitcoin's Harsh Realities.
ministryofnodes.com.au/2020/03

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Got a signed account?

Nice handful of big asks in EUR right now.

Don't got a signed account? See how to get one in attached graphic.

It's quite simple.

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