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Featured
Most people have no idea how the mempool works, what size it should or should not be, what transactions are included or not etc. This post explains it all.
Kaiko
A long and well-researched, thoughtful essay on the history of money, Bitcoin, blockchains and where all this is going.
John Lanchester
Startups and Projects
Fees of 3.75% and a limit of $250/day apply.
Techcrunch
Bitstamp
Gaming giant Valve is bringing bitcoin payments to the Steam platform worldwide.
The BitPay Blog
Altcoins and Appcoins
This post analyses a flaw in Ethereum consensus protocol related to uncle rewards that incentivize miners having more than 12.5% of the hashing power to do uncle mining.
Sergio Lerner
Code and Development
Maintaining anonymity among nodes makes dual-funded channels problematic, but even when every channel is asymmetrically funded, robust networks result. This talk will detail the trade-offs between single and dual-funded channels, and show a way forward for trust-less sub-satoshi payments.
Tadge Dryja
There is no good answer as to what the block size should be. The author thus proposes alternative data-structures and architectures to eliminate that question altogether.
Bob McElrath
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