How Many Bitcoin Confirmations is Enough?
How safe is it to accept a bitcoin transaction after X confirmations? A deep dive into the math behind quantifying double-spend risk.
Crypto's Kryptonite: Complexity
Thoughts on navigating the wider crypto ecosystem and evaluating risks of new projects.
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?
Firearms for Home Defense
Considerations to take regarding firearm selection, training, and storage for home defense.
How to Securely Back Up Data to Cloud Storage
Jameson researches user-friendly solutions for backing up sensitive data to cloud providers while keeping it safe from third party snooping.
Bitcoin Timestamp Security
A deep dive into the game theory behind keeping timestamps of bitcoin blocks reasonably accurate.
Who Controls Bitcoin Core?
Understanding how the focal point of Bitcoin development operates.
Bitcoin Seed Security Analysis
Exploring the bounds of Seed phrase security.
Bitcoin’s Security Model: A Deep Dive
When discussing consensus mechanisms for different cryptocurrencies, one issue that often causes arguments is a lack of understanding of the security model that they provide for the historical data in the ledger.
Thoughts on Secure Storage of Bitcoins and other Crypto Assets
A primer for the different levels of precautions recommended for storing large amounts of bitcoins.