From Fat to Fit in Four Months
Lessons learned from my experiment in maximizing weight loss with the least amount of effort.
A History of Bitcoin Transaction Dust & Spam Storms
A historical analysis of spam attacks conducted on the Bitcoin network.
Bitcoin Block Time Variance: Theory vs Reality
How well does the historical distribution of timestamps on bitcoin blocks match the expected distribution?
Bitcoin 2020 Annual Review
Comprehensive coverage of metrics across a number of different verticals in the Bitcoin ecosystem to gauge performance in 2020.
2020 Bitcoin Node Performance Tests
Annual tests of full validation syncing performance of seven Bitcoin node implementations.
Mind the Bitcoin Address Gap
A guide to preventing and resolving Bitcoin address gap limit edge cases.
On Shitcoins and STOs
A breakdown of different types of cryptographic tokens and the controversies generated by their proponents.
Are Chinese Miners a Threat to Bitcoin?
Is the concentration of hashpower within the borders of China a cause for concern about a nation state attack against the network?
Law Enforcement Logs of a Privileged White Male
Reflections upon a variety of encounters I've had with law enforcement throughout my life.