Top news of the week: 25.08.2020.

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On Aug 21, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: NEW: What's "wumbo"? With @lightning's LND just adding support for wumbo channels, @AlyssaHertig explains how users can now send larger individual #bitcoin transactions over the #LightningNetwork. https://t.co/3w3jwCsgWw
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Ready to Wumbo: LND Enables More, Larger Bitcoin Transactions on Lightning

Ready to Wumbo: LND Enables More, Larger Bitcoin Transactions on Lightning

LND now supports Lightning Network "wumbo" channels. These channels have the capacity to hold more funds, and users can send larger bitcoin transactions.

On Aug 22, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @BradyDale: 🥷 @lunar_mining on going dark: https://t.co/umFIhFnPuk
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Bitcoin Has Lost Its Way: Here’s How to Return to Crypto’s Subversive Roots

Bitcoin Has Lost Its Way: Here’s How to Return to Crypto’s Subversive Roots

Bitcoin has traded its radical potential for the prospect of mainstream adoption. It's not worth it, writes Rachel-Rose O'Leary.

On Aug 24, 2020
@ErikVoorhees shared
RT @MartyBent: Another company has decided to diversify its cash holdings into bitcoin to avoid a loss of purchasing power via inflation. @SnappaHQ is making a calculated long-term move that should pay off very well. https://t.co/nqO4Jnwn3R
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Why We’re Holding Bitcoin as a Reserve Asset

Why We’re Holding Bitcoin as a Reserve Asset

This article explains our decision to accumulate bitcoin and hold it as a reserve asset on our balance sheet.

On Aug 18, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: Tiny bits of bitcoin known as “dust” can cause problems for #bitcoin holders, especially when they’re sent without consent. But what if we had a way to clean up this pesky problem? @AsILayHodling reports. @ErgoBTC @ziggamon https://t.co/QjngQuwfxc
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Dust Attacks Make a Mess in Bitcoin Wallets, but There Could Be a Fix

Dust Attacks Make a Mess in Bitcoin Wallets, but There Could Be a Fix

When dust settles in your home, you sweep it up. But what happens when dust makes its way into your Bitcoin wallet? Cleaning it up may not be so simple.

On Aug 23, 2020
@Dashpay shared
Ryan Taylor, Dash Core Group CEO provides commentary to @Cointelegraph about the performance of inflation-resistant top-tier digital assets. “I personally believe that we’re in the early stages of a bull run that’s actually moving along quite steadily”. https://t.co/oVVaPzswdM
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Bitcoin and Economic Uncertainty: Patience Is the Name of the Game

Bitcoin and Economic Uncertainty: Patience Is the Name of the Game

The crypto market as a whole has made tremendous strides monetarily, even though Bitcoin’s price has so far failed to meet the lofty expectations

On Aug 23, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: In this week's Crypto Long & Short, @noelleinmadrid ponders what regulators have been up to, bitcoin on the Ethereum blockchain, mining diversity and more. https://t.co/eXnW4UE743
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Crypto Long & Short: What Are Regulators Thinking?

Crypto Long & Short: What Are Regulators Thinking?

In this week's Crypto Long & Short, Noelle Acheson ponders what regulators have been up to, bitcoin on the Ethereum blockchain, mining diversity and more.

On Aug 19, 2020
@BitcoinMagazine shared
Bitcoin-based financial institution @RiverFinancial announced that it will participate in Hawaii's regulatory sandbox program. https://t.co/YrHPgOeVx5
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River Financial Joins Hawaii’s Digital Currency Innovation Lab

River Financial Joins Hawaii’s Digital Currency Innovation Lab

Bitcoin-based financial institution River Financial announced that it will participate in Hawaii's regulatory sandbox program.

On Aug 19, 2020
@barrysilbert shared
RT @etclabs: Announcing the #ETC Network Security Plan highlighting immediate actions and long-term solutions that ensure a bright future for #EthereumClassic by our CEO, @realetclassic, @etc_core's Afri Schoedon, and @BobSummerwill, Executive Director, @ETCCooperative https://t.co/LGaK7PHLId
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