Hi from Boston, and welcome to a double-edition of PoW. I’ve been playing around with a lot of apps recently and I wanted to highlight a few of the par…
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Bitcoin & Friends Jimmy on Bitcoin Optech on Bitcoin [ed: sign up for their newsletter too! it’s great!] Help test release candidates: experienced user…
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Good morning from Boston! A few unfinished thoughts from my Asia trip that I’ll expand upon in the next few issues: In some cases, exchanges are the en…
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Hi from Shanghai! Just a heads up that this is three weeks worth of updates, so some teams’ updates may seem a bit longer. No intro this week but we’ll…
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Hi from Boston! I had lunch with a friend recently who showed me this crazy org she’s assembled called the Yellow Hat DAO. As far as I can tell it’s no…
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Don't call it a comeback
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A few housekeeping notes; We’re now running updates from Keep & Solana, two interesting new projects. As I’ve noted before, we run updates from a varie…
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A quick note about an attack on Bitcoin that’s been observed in the wild recently. Block witholding attacks have been discussed for a long time—the ter…
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State power weakening
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Hi from Beijing! This is my last day in the capital—I’m heading to Shanghai now and then back to the US. Almost immediately after my last post, the SEC…
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Hi from Beijing! As always, the Chinese crypto scene is fascinating. Last year it felt like an absolute circus—over the top parties, actresses buying c…
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Hi from muggy Hong Kong! I first came here when I was a student at Peking University in Beijing—someone messed up my visa filing, and I was only allowe…
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