Bitcoin Tech Talk Newsletter Issue #157

Issue #157 - October 7, 2019

What's the biggest vulnerability for Bitcoin? Where is Bitcoin becoming more popular around the world? How can blockspace in emptier blocks be used more efficiently?
Greg Maxwell expands on what vulnerabilities Bitcoin faces. New website to track global bitcoin activity. BIP published to help block congestion. Trezor announces bitcoin-only firmware. Monetary case for Bitcoin.

Bitcoin vulnerabilities
UsefulTulips announcement
Trezor BTC firmware
Monetary Case for Bitcoin

eltoo simulation from the ChainCode residency program. Continuing discussion about noinput/anyprevout.

eltoo simulation

Minerva is a ECDSA/EdDSA side channel vulnerability.

Minerva and its affected devices

Off Chain and Programming Blockchain:
Some videos this week. My books are available in print on Amazon! Programming Blockchain is coming to Berlin and SF!

TF Blockchain Podcast
Altcoins will make you a scoundrel
Fiat normalizes cheap substitutes
Why Bitcoin isn't stable against the dollar
Tech Talk Q&A
The Little Bitcoin Book is available on Amazon
Programming Bitcoin is available on Amazon
Apply for Programming Blockchain in November!

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