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Selfish mining attack: Probability of block being mined - CS251 exam question

Is is possible to get routing detail of a payment in c-lightning?

Older version of c-lightning used to output the routes in the sendpay command that was used by pay if you look in your log-file you would find something like sendpay via route: us -> which then included information about all the hops, channels, forwarded amounts and cltv_deltas. Since the new pay plugin it seems indeed …

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This key Bitcoin price indicator shows pro traders buying each dip

This key Bitcoin price indicator shows pro traders buying each dip

Bitcoin (BTC) might have failed to sustain the $42,000 support, and for many, this is a slightly bearish sign. Interestingly, the downward move occurred shortly after Saudi Aramco, KSA’s largest oil exporter, denied claiming to start mining Bitcoin. Top traders at exchanges seized the opportunity to add leverage-long positions, a clear bullishness indicator. Furthermore, margin …

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Alchemy Pay (ACH) and Rai Reflex Index (RAI) are now available on Coinbase

Alchemy Pay (ACH) and Rai Reflex Index (RAI) are now available on Coinbase

Starting today, Alchemy Pay (ACH) and Rai Reflex Index (RAI) are available on Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOS apps. Coinbase customers can now trade, send, receive, or store ACH and RAI in most Coinbase-supported regions, with certain exceptions indicated in each asset page here. Trading for these assets is also supported on …

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“There is a lot of hype masquerading as reality in the crypto field, Nakamoto’s innovation is real.”

“There is a lot of hype masquerading as reality in the crypto field, Nakamoto’s innovation is real.”

This title is a misquote of Gensler, and Gensler did not at all draw a “dividing line” between bitcoin and shitcoins, though that would have been nice. Here’s the line from Gensler’s speech (thanks to u/OpticallyMosache for the link): “In that work, I came to believe that, though there was a lot of hype masquerading …

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Trend Line Touch Could Send Bitcoin On A Tear

Popular Bitcoin model Stock-to-Flow (S2F) shows BTC has touched a trend line that has historically sent the crypto flying. Bitcoin Touches S2F Deflection Trend Line As pointed out by a crypto analyst on Twitter, BTC seems to have just touched a lower S2F deflection trend line. The S2F or Stock-to-flow Bitcoin model helps in predicting …

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Selfish mining attack: Probability of block being mined - CS251 exam question

address generation – Can output descriptors be used to encode any Miniscript expression?

Yes. Such descriptors are referred to as ranged descriptors. In a descriptor, keys are provided in the form of a Key expression. Key expressions can be individual keys themselves, or BIP 32 extended keys, followed by derivation information. The derivation information can end with a * to indicate that child keys should be derived. In …

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How To Have 'The Talk' With Your Parents About Crypto

How To Have ‘The Talk’ With Your Parents About Crypto

Do your parents give you the side eye when you start talking crypto? Do they react with skepticism, ridicule or scorn when you try to explain the revolutionary nature of the technology or immense potential for financial freedom and inclusion? It’s all good, we’ve got you covered. We’ve assembled a handy list of responses to …

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Selfish mining attack: Probability of block being mined - CS251 exam question

bitcoin core – Unbroadcast count doesn’t change as expected after 15 minutes

Related question: Test that mempool reattempts delivery of locally submitted transaction I tried running hidden RPC mockscheduler, I think it worked that day after relaunching nodes few times and trying different things. Today again I am not able to do the relay similar to unbroadcast test. Start Node 1 Start Node 2 with Node 1 …

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Bitcoin Fundamentals Suggest Cryptocurrency Is Massively Undervalued

Bitcoin price action might not reflect it, but the leading cryptocurrency by market cap could be massively undervalued, according to a variety of fundamental metrics that focus on coin issuance. These tools are widely known, but when combined paint a clear picture that backs up any chance that the top coin by market cap is …

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Alchemy Pay (ACH), PlayDapp (PLA) and Rai Reflex Index (RAI) are launching on Coinbase Pro

Alchemy Pay (ACH), PlayDapp (PLA) and Rai Reflex Index (RAI) are launching on Coinbase Pro

Starting Today, Monday August 2, transfer ACH, PLA and RAI into your Coinbase Pro account ahead of trading. Support for ACH, PLA and RAI will generally be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions with certain exceptions as indicated in each asset page here. Trading will begin on or after 9AM Pacific Time (PT) Tuesday August 3, …

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