Bitcoin Tech Talk Newsletter Issue #143

Issue #143 - July 1, 2019

Bitcoin w/o internet is becoming a thing. On-chain derivative settlement. Basic answers about Bitcoin's value and running a full node. Lightning Loop In. Watchtower explanation and future improvements.
Bitcoin:
Mesh network explanation and satellite setup instructions. Digital Garage details their derivatives settlement with Blockstream on BTC. Spencer Bogart specifies why Bitcoin's so valuable to the SEC. Explaining why running a full node is a good idea. Instructions for getting on signet.

Bitcoin without internet
Bitcoin service step-by-step
Bitcoin derivatives settlement
Bitcoin's value
Why run a full node
Signet instructions

Lightning: 
Loop In is a way to refill a lightning channel. Casa explains watchtowers. Coming improvements like eltoo in a detailed reddit post.

Loop in announcement
Download Loop In
Watchtower explanation
Coming improvements


Off Chain and Programming Blockchain:
Some videos I did this week. Tech Talk Q&A. My book is available in print on Amazon!

BlockTV interview
Real Vision Interview
Programming Bitcoin is available on Amazon!

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