Bitcoin Tech Talk Newsletter Issue #138

Issue #138 - May 27, 2019

Alternative to SIGHASH_ANYPREVOUT, dev tool for regtest/liquid, where is Bitcoin going? LN submarine swaps and market driven nature. Diversification in crypto is dumb.
Russel O'Conner has a proposal with more use-cases than SIGHASH_ANYPREVOUT. New tool for Developers: Bitcoin Nigiri. An excellent analysis of the economic forces at work in Bitcoin. Why corruption from the inside is more dangerous than forces from the outside. Where Bitcoin is going. Why Bitcoin Security is fine as is.

Bitcoin Nigiri Announcement
Bitcoin Nigiri Github
Crowds, Power and Bitcoin
Where Bitcoin is Going
Bitcoin Security is Fine

Submarine Swaps analysis. Invoiceless payment using circular route! An article on how innovation drives LN.

Closer look at Submarine Swaps
Circular route for no invoice payments!
LN is Market Driven

Diversification in crypto assets doesn't make sense. Security threats in cryptocurrencies and ways to mitigate them. BitFury makes the case to deprecate hand signatures.

Crypto diversification doesn't make sense
Mitigating Security Threats
The case for digital sigs

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!

Bitcoin and Vices: Gluttony
Programming Bitcoin is available on Amazon!
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