btcfork

Joined Sep 03, 2018

Bitcoin has forked to preserve its quality as "peer-to-peer electronic cash". Forking is a way to upgrade the protocol and resolve contentious disputes.

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· 1d
· 1d
The Internet routes around censorship.

The free market routes around taxation (= theft).

Because theft is to free trade like censorship is to free speech.

· 2d
"gigamegs"

Facepalm. This guy literally has no clue. A fool and his money are soon parted, along with the money of the fools who believe him.

created poll · 2d
Does Monero's adaptive block size limit show that Bitcoin/BCH can entrust the cap to an algorithm instead of relying on development teams (+ miners + other economic players of course) for stepwise increments?
yes 2 votes · 12,345 satoshis
no 1 votes · 1,000 satoshis
not enough data 1 votes · 2,000 satoshis

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· 3d
Ok, here's my criterion for believing any company has an "AI" supporting it's service.

<ring ring>
Front desk: How may I help?
Me: I heard there's an AI working for you, I'd like to speak to it, can u put me thru...
· 4d
SBI Virtual Currency, one of licensed exchanges in Japan, decides to delist BCH

· 4d
OKEx has no intention to delist BSV for the time being.

· 5d
Are we seeing the first major blockchain trade war, with exchanges de-listing BSV after the prior threats against exchanges and threats of "no trade" from nChain's "chief scientist"?

First Binance, now Shapeshift...
created poll · 5d
Assuming professional skills to compile a quality specification of the BCH protocol's consensus, p2p protocol and RPC API, and let's say 100K USD p.a. average for manpower...

Your estimate for cost of a spec?
up to $100K 5 votes · 9,443 satoshis
up to $200K 1 votes · 0 satoshis
up to $400K 0 votes · 0 satoshis
up to $800K 0 votes · 0 satoshis
more (specify estimate in comments) 0 votes · 0 satoshis
disagree with estimate premise (please comment) 0 votes · 0 satoshis

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created poll · 5d
Rate the chances for a comprehensive Bitcoin Cash protocol specification, encompassing the consensus parts, p2p protocol and RPC API, to emerge within the next 2 years.
0% 0 votes · 0 satoshis
< 1% 0 votes · 0 satoshis
< 5% 1 votes · 0 satoshis
< 25% 1 votes · 0 satoshis
< %50% 0 votes · 0 satoshis
< 75% 1 votes · 8,888 satoshis
100% 3 votes · 546 satoshis
no idea 1 votes · 0 satoshis

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· 8d
"While there are many steps you can take to protect your own privacy, the real protection comes when we recognize that privacy is a team sport."

· 8d
· 8d
I don't want to be a #hodlnaut.
I'm going to be a #cashtronaut when I grow up.
· 8d
Pst @cz_binance , could you maybe tell Tether to get an audit or threaten a USDT with delisting too?

Much popularity awaits /s
· 8d
"Towards Proof-of-Work Cryptocurrency Valuation: Mining Games, Network Effects and the Social Value of Blockchain" (2019)
Savva Shanaev. Arina Shuraeva. Mikhail Vasenin. Maksim Kuznetsov
· 8d
Cryptocurrency Value and 51% Attacks: Evidence from Event Studies
(2018) Savva Shanaev. Arina Shuraeva. Mikhail Vasenin. Maksim Kuznetsov

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3290016
· 9d
· 9d
pokkst on Twitter DM:

"im temp suspended"
· 9d
· 9d
Looks like Ecuadorian embassy invited police in, who arrested Julian Assange.

· 9d
The Case for Electronic Cash: Why Private Peer-to-Peer Payments are Essential to an Open Society - by Jerry Brito

https://coincenter.org/files/2019-02/the-case-for-electronic-cash-coin-center.pdf
We are living in the past-1984 era, newspeak is ubiquitous.

e.g. "tax fraud" no longer refers to the fact that someone duped us into believing taxation is something other than legalized theft.
If you don't believe the Ripple army is real, have a look at the replies 🤣