Nov 29, 2019
This week Marty and Matt discuss:
- Bitcoin Core 0.19.0 released - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/bitcoin-core-0-19-0-released-heres-whats-new
- ColdCard firmware 3.0.5 released
- Bakkt daily volume - https://twitter.com/BakktBot/status/1200417914744135680?s=20
- Bitmex research analyzes IBD - https://blog.bitmex.com/bitcoins-initial-block-download/
- Telegram's Durov issues scathing statement - https://t.me/durov/109
- Two great pieces from Coindesk's Leigh Cuen https://www.coindesk.com/global-protests-reveal-bitcoins-limitations - https://www.coindesk.com/lebanese-bitcoiners-show-how-to-talk-about-crypto-at-thanksgiving
- Great presentation by Alex Gladstein - https://vimeo.com/375118500
- Venezuelans using RuneScape for additional income - https://www.economist.com/the-americas/2019/11/21/venezuelas-paper-currency-is-worthless-so-its-people-seek-virtual-gold
- South Korean exchange UPbit allegedly hacked: https://etherscan.io/address/0xa09871AEadF4994Ca12f5c0b6056BBd1d343c029
- Eric Wall write up of "stablecoins" - https://medium.com/human-rights-foundation-hrf/privacy-and-cryptocurrency-part-iv-stablecoins-for-human-rights-blacklists-and-traceability-6d74ee17c25d
- Jameson Lopp’s IBD research https://blog.lopp.net/bitcoin-node-performance-sync-tests/
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