Blog Archive

Check out all blog posts in my blog archive. Click on a headline to read the teaser.

Could be anyone but Craig Wright › Satoshi Nakamoto the Pseudonymous Creator of Bitcoin
What we know about Satoshi, and more about who they aren't. Read More ›

no really tho › Why Bitcoin?
Info + Best Practices › Bitcoin Security
Articles, Short-Form, and a few podcasts. › Assorted Content
The Social Layer › Art and Memes
Blogs, Podcasts, Video Channels, etc › Bitcoin Media
Technical literature › Assorted Technical Topics
BIPS, scripts and deep dives Read More ›

Tips, and best practices › Privacy and Bitcoin
With proper understanding of the technology, bitcoin can indeed be used in a very private and anonymous way. Read More ›

Layer 2 › Lightning Network Info
Layer 2 › Liquid, Drivechain, and Rootstock
Proof of Work › Bitcoin's Layer 1
Assorted thoughts on › Decentralization
The Social Layer › Bitcoin Twitter
Bitcoin's Social Layer
The Social Layer › Bitcointalk Forum - Resources
Paper, Mobile, Desktop, and Hardware › Bitcoin Wallets and Utilities
Tools and Apps › Bitcoin Trading
🛰️ › Bitcoin Satellite Nodes
Blockstream Satellite broadcasts the Bitcoin blockchain to the entire planet via satellite, reducing Bitcoin’s dependency on internet access. Everyone in the world now has an opportunity to use Bitcoin. Read More ›

Earn or Buy, don't borrow! › Get Bitcoin!!!!!
Resources related to earning or buying Bitcoin Read More ›

Validate the Blockchain › Bitcoin Full-Node
Books, Resources and other Guides › Programming with Bitcoin
Learning Bitcoin Development Read More ›

Data data data › Bitcoin Data and Analytics
Blockchain data, databases, UTXO, market and exchange data. Read More ›

Leveraging the Bitcoin blockchain › Layer One Applications
Proofs, Payments, BTCPayserver, and Open Bazaar Read More ›

Research, Reports, Essays, etc. › Bitcoin Literature
Assorted Collection › Finance and Economics
A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash › Bitcoin Whitepaper
Translations of the Bitcoin whitepaper, eratta, and related information. Read More ›

Getting Started › Bitcoin 101
If you're getting started with Bitcoin, there are a few things you should know. Read More ›

Digital Sovereignty and Direct Action › Darknet Market Histories
The Onion Router, Ross Ulbricht, the Silk Road, and related history. Read More ›

Read Stephen Levy › Hacking and Hacker Culture.
MIT AI Intelligence Lab, the Hacker Ethic and Beyond. Read More ›

The actual history of Bitcoin itself › Bitcoin History Curated
Bitcoin's journey through the years Read More ›

All roads lead back to Chaum › Histories of Digital Cryptography
Hash Algorithms, Public Key Crypto, and Digital Signatures, oh my! Read More ›

Hal Finney
Adam Back
Information was meant to be free › Cyberpunk History
Phone Phreaks, BBS, Warez, and Cult of the Dead Cow Read More ›

Cypherpunk Extraordinaire › Nick Szabo
Father of Digital Cryptography - David Chaum
Timothy C May - Chief Instigator: Cypherpunks
Histories in Currency › 💲 Money
Not much here, yet. Read More ›

Transcript › David Chaum - The Forefather of Cryptocurrencies and the Cypherpunk Movement
Epicenter Podcast #304 Read More ›

Wallets, Applications, Guides and Development › Lightning Network Info
Apps, tools, howtos, and other resources for using the Lightning network. Read More ›

Early History › Internet Communication
Emergence and evolution of computer communications between 1968 and 1988. Read More ›

Early examples of P2P technology › Peer to Peer rEvolution and Histories
Napster, Limewire, Bittorrent, IPFS, Freenet, Open Bazaar etc. Read More ›

Birth of digitally rare art › Rare Pepe and the Bitcoin Blockchain
Starting in October 2014, users on the /r9k/ (robot9000) board on 4chan began referring to original illustrations and photoshops of Pepe the Frog as "Rare Pepes"; sharing the "rare" images of Pepe as if they were trading cards Read More ›

Transcript › Stephan Livera and Andreas Antonopolous, on Bitcoin Maximalism - SLP53
Livera and Antonopoulos discuss Bitcoin Maximalism Read More ›

Transcript › JW Weatherman Inverviews Cypherpunk Legend
Interview with Tim May - Crypto Origin Stories. Read More ›

The many attempts to create a digital currency › Electronic Cash, Before Bitcoin
Digicash, Liberty Reserve, Bit Gold, Hashcash, RPoW, and more Read More ›

Survey of the history surrounding Bitcoin › Resources and Timelines
Early advocacy for digital sovereignty › Cypherpunks and the Crypto Wars
Eric Hughes, John Gilmore, John Perry Barlow, Timothy C. May, Julian Assange, Nick Szabo.... Read More ›