The Schnorr/Taproot proposal is now published as BIPs 340, 341, and 342; see https://t.co/33uiulO8RA
Note that the assignment of BIP numbers is not any kind of stamp of approval; it just means the process was followed (which includes some amount of public discussion).
$BCH implementing a 12.5% miner's tax is hilarious and anyone not donating will have their blocks orphaned.
Literally a centralized totalitarian regime with a 51% attack threat.
"A Hong Kong corporation has been set up to legally accept and disperse funds"
Successful Bitcoin holders have low time preference & judge over extended periods, e.g. risk-adjusted return over 4-year holding periods. If an economist has not researched this strong market signal for explanations of supply & demand, they don't have a useful opinion about it. https://t.co/t8iazHZDxc
Bisq is now the best way to trade Liquid's confidential asset L-BTC for Bitcoin without KYC and without a trusted third party. Thanks @adam3us @notgrubles for your support listing the first Liquid asset on @bisq_network https://t.co/roZWb7RWE6
fun @blockstream green wallet multsig 2fa server doesn't learn liquid transaction types nor amounts, due to Confidential Transactions. via the magic of ZKPs it co-signs & helps 2fa secure without visibity. blinding keys are known to sender & recipient only https://t.co/fBCMQHowCi
Fun fact -- https://t.co/LBQqYzd87b deleted their entire comments section. Including many comments from me, refuting the main point of their articles.
All deleted now, you can only find them by looking up my Disqus profile https://t.co/JHsYaoK8Np
Can anyone explain to me why it is desirable to have one's coffee transactions enshrined in an immutable public ledger, stored on thousands of nodes around the world with 24/7 availability for perpetuity?
Use macos and know how to compile C++ code? There are a few bugs (https://t.co/eMUlLdxtUy https://t.co/a9wg8h7qc3 https://t.co/yJvoZuKIgs) that really need your help testing them out!
We want to release 0.19.1, but lack of reviews is a problem.
🔥 Hold on to your sats, shit's getting real!! 💥
@pwuille has opened a PR with the code implementation of BIP #Schnorr & #Taproot & #Tapscript!!! 🚀
I call upon the smart code monkeys from cyberspace to review this most important upgrade!
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lnd v0.9.0-beta has just been released!
this release includes support for multi-path payments, keysend, the macaroon bakery, first-class channel rebalancing support, custom payment records, and more!
as usual we recommend that all users update!
BCH to openly establish a cartel that directs 12.5% of all block rewards to a developer fund. The cartel will orphan any blocks that don't donate. Signed by the four largest pools: https://t.co/um89AnpJdd, Antpool, ViaBTC, and https://t.co/SrNbeV1mMA.
You are an idiot if:
- You deny climate change is real
- You claim that current change is a natural weather cycle
- You claim models are inaccurate
- You claim climate change is too expensive to fix
- You claim this is not a crisis
The #LNTrustChain2 torch has survived it's first theft and racked up 41 countries and 101 torch bearers in less than 4 days. More than 1 pass per hour on average since starting!
Map turning more and more yellow!