Bitcoin Tech Talk Newsletter Issue #142

Issue #142 - June 24, 2019

Signet progress, Hardware in Core, Maximalism, new Lightning mobile apps and Facebook's Libra.
Signet is a testnet using signatures instead of PoW. Hardware interface 1.0.1 available for Bitcoin Core! Grokking Bitcoin is now open source! A logic-based premise-by-premise argument for BTC maximalism. Hexa wallet learns a thing or two from Breaking Bitcoin.

Signet PR
Hardware Interface 1.0.1
Grokking Bitcoin repo
Bitcoin Maximalism Explained
Hexa wallet fixes

Lightning Mobile App available on iOS and Android! Breez is an iOS lightning wallet.

Lightning Labs Mobile app announcement
Breez announcement

A pseudo-stable coin called Libra is announced.

Libra whitepaper
Libra Technical Details

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 San Francisco!

Libra whitepaper read-through
Tech Talk Q&A
Programming Bitcoin is available on Amazon!
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