An Update on Bitcoin with Edward Weniger from Alphabitcoin – HGG269

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Edward Weniger from AlphaBITCOIN ( joins Jim Collison and and Mike Wieger from for show #269 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network, part of community.

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Mentioned in show

Bitcoin Charts

Five parties involved in decisionmaking

Map of Nodes (versus Miners)

Bitcoin on Patreon

Bitcoin and governments


Past Year

The Halvening

The Dao Hack – simple contracts minimize manual labor but aren’t supposed to eliminate it?

Politics – Brexit, Uber Argentina

More US Marshall auctions



Lightning network

Segmented Witness

Classic vs Core and the blocksize debate



Dash, Ethereum, etc

Bank & public policy adoption

Private vs public blockchains vs databases

Investment and integration – in-browser purchases, Uber Argentina, etc

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