Meet Shifty, the robot that randomly tests SideShift AI
With the number of ways to swap coins on SideShift AI having reached over 500, it’s hard to know that everything is working as expected.
2019.01.31 / 1min read. Read More
Integrating Zcash Shielded Transactions on SideShift AI
Zcash has two types of addresses/payments. A transparent, t-address, is just like a Bitcoin address and uses the same commands as the…
2019.01.30 / 3min read. Read More
Integrating Blockstream’s Liquid payments on SideShift AI
Blockstream’s Liquid product is a fork of Bitcoin that replaces the consensus model from proof-of-work to a federated consensus model…
2019.01.17 / 4min read. Read More
Bitcoin Lightning Network #4: What happens when you close half of the Lightning Network?
Operating a Lightning Node is easy, but then again it doesn’t pay much either. What happens when you close down half of the Lightning…
2018.07.27 / 3min read. Read More
Bitcoin Lightning Network #3: Paying for goods and services
Lightning Network aims to make micro-payments faster, cheaper, and more secure than zero-confirmation Bitcoin transactions. Is it unfairly…
2018.07.25 / 10min read. Read More
Bitcoin Lightning Network #2: We must first become the Lightning Network
Lightning Network payments are routed through nodes to optimize for cost and reliability. Will payments route through super-connected…
2018.07.19 / 6min read. Read More
Bitcoin Lightning Network #1: Can I compile and run a node?
Lightning Network is a layer-two scaling solution for Bitcoin. What’s it like being a Lightning Network user nearly 3 years after its…
2018.07.16 / 8min read. Read More
IOTA: Cannot be used for IoT. Loss of funds may occur.
IOTA is a tangle coin that ICO’d on Bitcointalk in JINN, another coin. It promises to bring cryptocurrency to the Internet-of-Things. But…
2018.02.09 / 15min read. Read More
Dash Proposal Aftermath: The Twitter Ads Campaign to Promote Dash
I’m glad to report that my Dash budget proposal to promote my review of Dash has been approved!
2017.12.07 / 2min read. Read More
Dash: A Governance and Privacy Coin That’s Surprisingly Easy To Use
Dash is a governance coin previously known as DarkCoin. Its followers include Max Keiser and are so hardcore that many dismiss Dash as a…
2017.10.13 / 15min read. Read More