Bitcoin Tech Talk Newsletter Issue #135

Issue #135 - May 6, 2019

0.18.0, Bitcoin's Gravity, stock/flow pricing model, LN support in Blockstream and hodlhodl, Nayuta with new products for LN. Ring Signatures and demographic data.
Bitcoin:
New release of the reference client. Another explanation of BTC for lay people. How Bitcoin pulls people in. An interesting pricing model of BTC based purely on stock/flow with really high confidence levels (95%!)

0.18.0 Released!
Explanation of BTC
Bitcoin's Gravity
Bitcoin pricing model based on stock/flow ratio

Lightning: 
Blockchain Satellite now has LN support. Ptarmigan is a LN client from Nayuta and there's a video for their new hardware LN wallet using a Raspberry Pi Zero ($5). Hodlhodl now supports LN.

Blockstream Satellite LN support
Ptarmigan, a LN client from Nayuta
Nayuta Shield for LN
Hodlhodl now uses LN

Other:
Ring Signatures explanation. Some interesting demographic data about Bitcoin from Harris Polling on behalf of Blockchain Capital.

Ring Signatures Part 1
Crypto demographic data

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

Bitcoin and Vices: Pride
Bitcoin Helps you learn Personal Responsibility
Bitcoin Tech Talk Q&A
Programming Bitcoin is available on Amazon!
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