The killer app of blockchain is not store of value or payments but identity. Once you can prove who you are and what you can do without a third party, there is no longer a need for centralized business or government.
As promised, a quick ELI5 on CashAccounts. https://youtu.be/aSVzMVb2vG8
https://imgur.com/VvtslwH "Wow, it's almost like they all work for MasterCard"
The amazing bull market of 2017 was fueled by wild optimism and adoption. People in the space were ready to rock. Then this optimism was massively interrupted by a terrible realization. Bitcoin would not scale.
If MoneyButton was open source then the instant Ryan made his announcement someone would've forked it and kept a copy on BCH while continuing development. With open-source, the things that matter get built. MB was
Switching from MoneyButton to the Gateway PayButton https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jey2YrfESLU
Father of World Wide Web Launches New Platform to Radically Decentralize the Internet https://themindunleashed.com/2018/10/father-world-wide-web-platform-decentralize-internet.html
Install the Badger Button on your website or blog and let anyone with the Badger extension pay or donate to you fast and easily with Bitcoin Cash! https://badger.bitcoin.com/
Uber brought the taxi cartel to their knees by avoiding *some regulations. Imagine if we create decentralized Uber on BCH routing around Uber and ALL regulations/extortion. Then imagine if we create dUber for ALL
Flaw Discovered in Lightning Network’s Cross-Chain Functionality https://coinjournal.net/flaw-discovered-in-lightning-networks-cross-chain-functionality/
Someone controls >51% of DASHs hashrate currently https://www.reddit.com/r/btc/comments/aebing/someone_controls_51_of_dashs_hashrate_currently/
I have my disagreements with the Bitcoin roadmap, PoW, etc but they're trying to do something that's genuinely cool tech. BSV is a pure dumpster fire. Vitalik Buterin, Creator of Ethereum 2018-12-25
Will we see a bank Run caused by Crypto? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPt2iXJzXKw
Charlie Lee from Litecoin says decentralized cryptocurrencies cannot escape from 51% attack https://www.cryptolinenews.com/2019/01/decentralized-cryptocurrency/
The layout of the Merkle tree as originally found in Bitcoin does not lend itself to incremental embarrassingly parallel processing, which will become a hindrance if the blocks are to become large in the future.
Bitcoin Cash Development video meeting - January 3 2019 - 8am UTC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ermlxBgPC4
Blockstream Board Member Apologizes for Russian Bot Campaign in Alabama https://coinspice.io/news/blockstream-board-member-apologizes-for-russian-bot-campaign-in-alabama/
What a commercial bank does is to create money from nothing and then lend it to you at interest. If I do that, if I manufacture money in my own home it's called counterfeiting. As long as you allow fraud to be legal
Joannes Vermorel: "Alpha version of CashDB released, a high-performance backend storage for the UTXO set of Bitcoin Cash." https://blog.vermorel.com/journal/2019/1/7/cashdb-alpha-release.html