Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech


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 [...]

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 [...]

Free Speech
By Craig Wright | 18 Mar 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Philosophy

Free speech is not the right to be heard on any platform but rather limitations set by governments and authorities [...]

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 [...]

Why Lightning will never be currency, and why BSV matters

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

Proof
By Craig Wright | 13 Mar 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Law & Regulation

The code-is-law movement is a pernicious attack on freedom. There is no definitive means to assess truth through a computer [...]

Profiting from privacy
By Craig Wright | 10 Mar 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

It is interesting how we are slowly moving away from the paradigm of selling user data for money. We can [...]

The labour fallacy of mining

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

The myth of forks
By Craig Wright | 06 Mar 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Philosophy

When I removed myself from public view towards the end of 2010 and 2011, it was as I was rather [...]

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 [...]

Clickwrap smart contracts

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

Schnorr
By Craig Wright | 03 Mar 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

Most of cryptocurrency efforts has been defined since Silk Road as one attempt after another to alter Bitcoin from a [...]

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