VIDEO: Proof of Work – An interview with Tyler Jenks (Lucid Investment)

Follow Tyler Jenks on Twitter: https://twitter.com/lucidinvestment Check out Lucid Investmenst: https://www.lucidinvestmentstrategies.com/ Donate Bitcoin: 3NqhJSAikoFiYmZm3ACGzdw9Lr86ZiLT7K Join our New Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/wcn Listen to WCN Audio Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/world-crypto-network/id825708806?mt=2 Call Us LIVE! SKYPE WorldCryptoNetwork Check out the brand new http://WorldCryptoNetwork.com/ Follow WCN on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WorldCryptoNet

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VIDEO: How to Update your Lightning Channel Balance ~ Bitcoin to the Max

To allow an opportunity for penalty transactions, in case of a revoked commitment transaction, all outputs that return funds to the owner of the commitment transaction (a.k.a. the “local node”) must be delayed for to_self_delay blocks. This delay is done in a second-stage HTLC transaction (HTLC-success for HTLCs accepted by the local node, HTLC-timeout for…

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VIDEO: Spontaneous Lightning Payments and Watchtowers ~ Bitcoin Op Tech #30

The Bitcoin Operations Technology Group (Optech) works to bring the best open source technologies and techniques to Bitcoin-using businesses in order to lower costs and improve customer experiences. https://bitcoinops.org/ This week’s newsletter describes a proposed LN feature to allow making spontaneous payments and provides our longest-ever list of notable code changes to popular Bitcoin infrastructure…

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VIDEO: Bitcoin Talk Show #LIVE (Jan.15, 2019) – Lightning Multi Signature

Join the conversation and call in on hangouts! https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/ytl/okrmdV5_SIfm1wt3Z8t5syDcR1GnZI9gQMMJXoke6Pw=?eid=117568627672724277766&hl=en_US This thesis explains how multi sig is used on the first layer block chain; how lightning network payment channel use 2-of-2 time locked multi sig; suggests how m-of-n+1 multi sig payment channel can be constructed, updated and closed; estimates weather such a multi sig payment channel…

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VIDEO: Bitcoin 2049 – 101 Things I hate about Crypto – Angry Dentist / Shem Booth-Spain

WCN’s forward thinking show “Bitcoin 2049” Reporting crypto weather / news and events that are shaping the markets of today. This week show explores the fascinating subject in depth looking at the events leading up to today and how it effects bitcoin! Welcome to the future. Welcome to Bitcoin 2049! BTC miners have an incentive…

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Five Bitcoin Board Games

Featured Bitcoin is highly addictive. For those who come to know and love the cryptocurrency, sending, receiving, and hodling often isn’t enough. Soon they crave Bitcoin merch, which leads to other Bitcoin-based accessories, from stickers to hardware wallets. The final endgame, for a handful who get hooked on the P2P cryptocurrency, is to invest in…

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VIDEO: Zero Link ~ DoS Attack

While fungibility is an essential property of good money, Bitcoin has its limitations in this area. Numerous fungibility improvements have been proposed; however none of them have addressed the privacy issues in full. ZeroLink is first to offer protections against all the different ways a user’s privacy can be breached. The scope of ZeroLink is…

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VIDEO: Overt ASIC Boost, Lightning HackDay NYC & Input Ordering ~ Bitcoin op Tech #19

The Bitcoin Operations Technology Group (Optech) works to bring the best open source technologies and techniques to Bitcoin-using businesses in order to lower costs and improve customer experiences. https://bitcoinops.org/ This week’s newsletter suggests an update for C-Lightning users, describes a discussion about BIP69 deterministic input/output ordering on the mailing list, notes public overt ASICBoost support…

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VIDEO: Analyzing Chaumian Coin Join in Wasabi Wallet

Wasabi is an open-source, non-custodial, privacy focused Bitcoin wallet, that implements trustless coin shuffling with mathematically provable anonymity: Chaumian CoinJoin, it is the first of its kind. However, “anonymity loves company”, the more users there are, the better your privacy, and the faster the CoinJoin rounds will be. Whether you are looking for state of…

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VIDEO: Network Encryption & W3C Web Compatibility ~ Bitcoin Op Tech #12

The Bitcoin Operations Technology Group (Optech) works to bring the best open source technologies and techniques to Bitcoin-using businesses in order to lower costs and improve customer experiences. https://bitcoinops.org/ This week’s newsletter references a discussion about BIP151 encryption for the peer-to-peer network protocol, provides an update on compatibility between Bitcoin and the W3C Web Payments…

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