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Bitcoin Futures

On Apr 27, 2020
@kyletorpey shared
“Think about it, if everyone made their own Bitcoin sidechains they wouldn’t be able to shut down all of them. It’s a power in numbers thing. Vires in numeris. That’s the motto of Bitcoin.” - @wiz https://t.co/l1DDHT2tng
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Is Liquid Sidechain a Path for Better Bitcoin Privacy?

Is Liquid Sidechain a Path for Better Bitcoin Privacy?

Liquid, which is more centralized than Bitcoin’s main chain, might be useful for traders seeking better privacy. Those who are interested in long term cold storage and censorship-resistant ...

On Apr 26, 2020
@Bitcoin shared
RT @stephanlivera: SLP167 @chris_belcher_ - What's the problem with #bitcoin surveillance? Chris and I talk: - chain surveillance - What to do about it - "Just Use Monero" is insufficient - P2EP in @BtcpayServer - @joinmarket Fidelity Bonds https://t.co/YOAeddhU6x https://t.co/b90OK47Q1n
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SLP167 Chris Belcher – What’s The Problem With Bitcoin Surveillance?

SLP167 Chris Belcher – What’s The Problem With Bitcoin Surveillance?

Chris Belcher rejoins me on the show to talk about Bitcoin Surveillance companies, and what risks they present to Bitcoin. We also talk about JoinMarket fidelity bonds.  Chain surveillance ...

On Apr 25, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: [email protected]_co, one of the leading bitcoin mining machine manufacturers in China, has filed with the SEC for a $100 million IPO. It is one of many Chinese crypto firms to seek a U.S. IPO after failing to go public in Hong Kong. Report by @DavidPan_1 https://t.co/tfyuFGFDOs
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Bitcoin Miner Maker Ebang Files for a $100M US IPO

Bitcoin Miner Maker Ebang Files for a $100M US IPO

Ebang International Holdings, one of the leading makers of bitcoin mining equipment, is taking another stab at going public, this time in the U.S.

On Apr 23, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: IN DEPTH: With bitcoin’s stagnating price and imminent halving, mining farms in China are struggling to fill slots despite the coming rainy season, when power is cheap. @WolfieZhao explains the complex dynamics of a multibillion-dollar industry. https://t.co/JVAHqDteYZ
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China’s Rainy Season Is Coming. This Time Bitcoin Miners Aren’t Investing

China’s Rainy Season Is Coming. This Time Bitcoin Miners Aren’t Investing

With bitcoin’s price drop and imminent halving, mining farms in China are struggling to fill slots despite the coming rainy season.

On Apr 26, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @CoinDesk: ICYMI: “Bitcoin ... is not the tiny market that it used to be, trading volumes are there and are strong. But I wonder whether the market today is big enough for it to be worth the risk for Renaissance.” - @maxboonen @B2C2Group https://t.co/HheHR8Bd6U
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‘Long Bitcoin’ It Ain’t: Crypto Traders Make Sense of Renaissance Filing

‘Long Bitcoin’ It Ain’t: Crypto Traders Make Sense of Renaissance Filing

How might Renaissance approach bitcoin as an underlying asset, given the hedge fund’s reputation for using mind-bending math to find profits?

On Apr 21, 2020
@TheLTBNetwork shared
RT @BitcoinMagazine: #OnThisDay in Bitcoin Magazine, @AaronvanW published his 2016 "Segregated Witness Timeline" to guide readers through the most significant improvement to the #Bitcoin protocol to date, from idea to adoption. https://t.co/KkEg4UZB6a
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The Segregated Witness Timeline: From Idea to Adoption in Six Steps

The Segregated Witness Timeline: From Idea to Adoption in Six Steps

Segregated Witness might be the most significant improvement to the Bitcoin protocol to date. The innovation is set to fix transaction malleability,

On Apr 27, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
In this week’s Crypto Long & Short newsletter, @NoelleInMadrid compares the volatility in the oil market to the lack of a bitcoin ETF, and gives a rundown on bitcoin’s performance compared to other assets over the past week https://t.co/hOmEqQAFpz
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Crypto Long & Short: How Oil Going Negative Could Open the Door for Bitcoin ETFs

Crypto Long & Short: How Oil Going Negative Could Open the Door for Bitcoin ETFs

The economic repercussions of oil going negative are staggering, but just as interesting is what it says about biases in the bitcoin market.

On Apr 27, 2020
@ErikVoorhees shared
RT @100trillionUSD: My third #bitcoin article! "Bitcoin Stock-to-Flow Cross Asset Model (S2FX)". Looking at stock-to-flow, phase transitions, cluster analysis, silver and gold. https://t.co/cQEv7Qvu64
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Bitcoin Stock-to-Flow Cross Asset Model

Bitcoin Stock-to-Flow Cross Asset Model

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