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    I Know Exactly Why I Was Interested in Bitcoin

    A recent video surfaced of Bitcoin Core/Blockstream developer Luke Dashjr answering an interview question of why he was interested in Bitcoin to begin with. Spoiler alert: he doesn’t really have an answer. This video has caused quite a stir in the Bitcoin community, with one side chastising his...
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    Greg Maxwell Is Wrong on “Altcoins,” From Several Different Angles

    Bitcoin Core developer and Blockstream CTO is no friend of cryptocurrencies other than Bitcoin, famously calling Dash “snake oil.” However, he took his hating to a whole new level during a recent talk on side chains. Seemingly out of the blue, he brings up “altcoins,” or cryptocurrencies that...
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    SATOSHI’S SUCCESSOR CONDEMNS CURRENT BITCOIN LEAD DEVELOPER MAXWELL

    Gavin Andresen criticized Greg Maxwell, one of Bitcoin’s current lead developers, calling him a “troll.” Andresen, heir apparent of Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin’s enigmatic pseudonymous founder, had harsh words for Maxwell, CTO of Blockstream and one of Bitcoin’s main Core developers, on Twitter...