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The Sat Standard - July 18th, 2020

The Sat Standard - July 18th, 2020

Jul 18, 2020
The Sat Standard

The Sat Standard - July 18th, 2020

Thought of the week from Marty Bent:
Don’t tell me what to do with my bitcoin.

Thought of the week from Matt Odell:
One day the surveillance tools most bitcoin exchanges and services use will be made public. When that day comes you will realize why I am a broken record about better bitcoin privacy guarantees.


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Rabbit Hole Recap - Thursday

Ethan Vera

  • Mining pools
  • Their historical lack of transparency
  • Pool fee negotiations
  • ASIC hardware lifecycles and their effect on decentralization
  • Market making for hashrate futures + their effect on transparency
  • Profit switching between chains
  • Whitelisted pools

Kevin Mulcrone

  • Free Banking Systems of the past
  • The Civil War + banking in America
  • Building Lily Wallet
  • Lily's plans for the future
  • Live music + blue grass

Wringing Of The Rag

  • Monday - Issue #779: This is a problem
  • Tuesday - Issue #780: A Reminder: End The Fed
  • Wednesday - Issue #781: Taproot activation discussion
  • Thursday - Issue #782: Mining is more distributed than previously thought
  • Friday - Issue #783: Insanity continues unabated


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