Bitcoin Tech Talk Newsletter Issue #156 Monday Sep 30, 2019 | published by Bitcoin Tech Talk core lightning Read from source What is Bitcoin backed by? What has Ross Ulbricht learned about Bitcoin from prison? Better Neutrino? LN Bug disclosure. Fiat onramp for LN. Issue #156 - September 30, 2019 What is Bitcoin backed by? What has Ross Ulbricht learned about Bitcoin from prison? Better Neutrino? LN Bug disclosure. Fiat onramp for LN. Bitcoin: Parker continues his series about how Bitcoin is not backed by nothing. Ross Ulbricht writes from prison about how Bitcoin is freedom. BIP about a Neutrino Competitor. Bitcoin is not backed by nothing Bitcoin equals Freedom Neutrino Competitor Lightning: The security bug that was patched a month ago gets its full reveal. Zap wallet is allowing direct fiat on and off ramps through a service called Olympus. A group of researchers have formally examined Lightning. Lightning Bug Full Disclosure Olympus Announcement Formal Security Proof Paper Other: Explaining the difference between UTXO and account-based blockchains. UTXOs vs Accounts 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! Morning Brief with Tone Vays Bitcoin is Metaphysical Cultivating Boredom The Dollar Hegemony Why buy the Little Bitcoin Book The Little Bitcoin Book is available on Amazon Programming Bitcoin is available on Amazon Apply for Programming Blockchain in November! If you are not on this mailing list and would like to be, sign up here!