Segwit2x Suspended

From https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-segwit2x/2017-November/000685.html Bitcoin-segwit2x] Segwit2x Final Steps Mike Belshe mike at bitgo.com Wed Nov 8 16:58:41 UTC 2017 Previous message: [Bitcoin-segwit2x] Require a new Statement from NYA companies Next message: [Bitcoin-segwit2x] Segwit2x Final Steps The Segwit2x effort began in May with a simple purpose: to increase the blocksize and improve Bitcoin scalability. At the time, the Bitcoin community was in crisis after nearly 3 years of…

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8 November 2017 – News in Review, Ethereum Vulnerability, Verge Team Issues

News in Review So much has been happening leading up to the fork, with Alt-Coins going a little crazy and people hedging bets as to where to position their cryptocurrency investments. Holding BTC up until the fork, dumping for cheap Alts, or the reverse seem to be two common stand points. As you are well aware I’m sure, the cryptocurrency…

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Bitcoin Core so thoroughly tested that devs found a bug in OpenSSL that affects 35% of websites

The top Bitcoin Core Developers – Dr. Adam  Dr. Adam Back has been involved in serious cryptography deployments for decades. In this interview he discusses who the top Bitcoin developers are and why. Tuur Demester found an interesting part in this interview where Dr. Back discussed how Dr. Wuille and Greg Maxwell found a in OpenSSL, which is used by about 35% of all Internet websites, which they…

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