Bitcoin is strictly limited, just like gold! If you could create new gold mines out of nothing by cut’n’paste.
Support my work here, get an early heads-up on what I’m working on. “Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed; everything else is public relations,” as Orwell probably didn’t say.
And remember: Mark did nothing wrong.
A show with bits from me and Emin Gün Sirer, talking about the present and possible futures for Bitcoin. Plus: the process of recording my bit.
Really: The New Inquiry is literally recommending you commit electricity theft to fund their wizard wheeze.
The cause is good. The funding method is … not so good. Do not run Bail Bloc, tell everyone you know who thinks this is a good cause not to run Bail Bloc.
Sichuan Electric Power Corporation is shutting down Bitcoin miners, as more hydroelectric plants join the grid. This comes just as Bitcoin Cash has been wielding miner support against Bitcoin. What happens next?
The long version of the Björk post is up over at Rocknerd.
Now that big blocks are dead, the Lightning Network (postulated) just had another layer added.
Björkcoin is older than you think.