Alternative Coins & Systems


Two steps forward, one step back

By Craig Wright | 06 Apr 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Law & Regulation

All progress comes through a path of resistance. To understand this, we need to understand that a status quo will…

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Peer-to-peer digital electronic cash

By Craig Wright | 22 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

Bitcoin is not a cryptocurrency. Too many people get it wrong. As the white paper explains, Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer…

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Forks as a demerger, or a split as a copy?

By Craig Wright | 20 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

There is a lie and myth of decentralised consensus where a small group of developers alters a protocol and says…

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Finite State Machines in Script

By Craig Wright | 18 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

This note provides methods for constructing deterministic and non-deterministic finite state automata in Bitcoin Script. The “best” method produces a…

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Learning Script

By Craig Wright | 18 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Math

The foundation of recursion comes in 6 functions. OP_ADD and OP_1ADD encapsulate point 4 and point 2 (below) respectively. Point…

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Why Lightning will never be currency, and why BSV matters

By Craig Wright | 15 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

Under the provisions of FinCEN, any exchange accepting and transmitting virtual currency is a money transmitter [1]. The law is…

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The labour fallacy of mining

By Craig Wright | 07 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

I have noted a good number of people hold on to the same common fallacy as was promoted by Marx….

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Proof of (unregistered) security

By Craig Wright | 04 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

There have been many people pushing proof of stake as an alternative to proof of work. They claim that proof…

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Clickwrap smart contracts

By Craig Wright | 03 Mar 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Law & Regulation

Clickwrap contracts are functionally the same as the shrink wrap method in software licenses and other product offerings, but formed…

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Forex accounting in script

By Craig Wright | 24 Feb 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

Continuing with business ideas that can be implemented within Bitcoin using the scripting options of BSV, I will detail the…

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The start of Metanet

By Craig Wright | 14 Feb 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

Way back in the depths of the late 90s, I was a young brash 20-something with this concept that I…

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The false lure of anonymity

By Craig Wright | 12 Feb 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

One of the strangest things for me comes from the retrogression into things like proof of stake and the associated…

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