Daily Archives: January 26, 2019

Readers write: Laws about wages in the US, kindness in the face of intolerance, and progress in agriculture

Laws about wages in the US Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

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Graftroot How Delegating Signatures Allows for Near-Infinite Spending Variations

n nn nn This article is a direct follow-up from our Taproot explainer. If you havent read that article, you should probably do so first.If Taproot is deployed on Bitcoin, many smart contract constructions will look just like regular transactions on the blockchain. As long as all participants agree on the outcome of the contract a cooperative close the clever ...

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Crypto Critic Nouriel Roubini: Blockchain is ‘No Better Than an Excel Spreadsheet’

Blockchain is “no better than an Excel spreadsheet” according to Nouriel “Dr. Doom” Roubini, one of the most notorious cryptocurrency critics Cointelegraph.com News

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Bank’s Refusal to Release $1.2B of Venezuelan Gold Strengthens the Case for Bitcoin

Venezuela’s economic crisis is impossible to ignore. President Nicolás Maduro’s attempt to withdraw $ 1.2 billion of the country’s own gold from the Bank of England (BoE) has been rejected. The notion of a sovereign state being denied access to its own wealth is a concept that’s hard for bitcoiners to countenance. One thing is certain: the case for storing wealth in ...

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Trump's State of the Union address is still not happening Tuesday despite shutdown ending, Pelosi says

Despite the president ending the government shutdown, his State of the Union address is still up in the air. One thing is for sure, however: It's not going to take place on Tuesday as previously planned.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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BetterHash Protocol Lets Pool Miners Regain Control Over Their Hash Power

n nn nn One problem that concerns many is the centralization of mining within the Bitcoin ecosystem. Fortunately, there are talented developers working to solve this problem and Matt Corallo, full-time Bitcoin developer at Chaincode Labs, is one of them. His BetterHash Mining Protocol is intended to significantly decrease the problems associated with mining pool centralization.What Are Mining PoolsFirst, it ...

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Bitcoin Stays Over $3,600 as Most Top Cryptos See Slight Gains

Bitcoin hovers over $ 3,600 again as the top 20 cryptocurrencies report discreet gains Cointelegraph.com News

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Double Down Your Bitcoin Security by Utilizing 2FA Services

After obtaining your first bitcoins on an exchange, you’ll want to keep them safe, even if the funds are only sitting there temporarily. One way to keep your crypto secure online is by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Security is of utmost importance when it comes to storing cryptocurrency in an online wallet and 2FA adds another layer of protection over and above ...

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