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Great stuff by Dourado as usual: instead of supplanting Nakamoto/market consensus, let’s work on getting to consensus more quickly.
Eli Dourado
Another good piece on the Bitcoin governance issue.
Arvind Narayanan
Good perspective on the state of Bitcoin as currency for e-commerce. The user experience is not good enough yet, but they’re working on it.
Blythe Masters explains her interest in Bitcoin and blockchains, and how shared ledger technology could serve financial infrastructure.
Blythe Masters
Economics, Markets and Infrastructure
Wences Casares, bitcoin evangelist and founder and CEO of Xapo, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about how bitcoin works, the genius of bitcoin’s creator, and how Xapo is structured to create security for bitcoin banking.
And so it begins…
A new service that predicts how much you need to pay to get your transaction confirmed in a given period of time.
Bitcoin 101
When transactions that carry fees that are too low get stuck, it is useful to know how to rebroadcast them with higher fees so that they go through.
Altcoins and Appcoins
Finally. Lets see what happens now.
Code and Development
An algorithm for block size increase depending on the size of previous blocks and time.
Pieter Wuille
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