🤔 Why crypto outages are on the rise Though bitcoin has experienced 99.99% uptime since 2009, blockchains like Neo, EOS, and Steem have recently been experiencing outages due to the nature of their consensus algorithms.
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READS OF THE DAY
📖Stop comparing Bitcoin to the Internet A more appropriate comparison would be the telegraph.
📖The importance of converting speculators into users Tony Sheng draws on George Soros' Theory of Reflexivity to build a conceptual framework for understanding the impact of price on the fundamentals of a cryptonetwork.
QUESTION OF THE DAY
What were the highlights of Baltic Honeybadger 2018?
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LAUNCHES & UPDATES
🚀 Token Daily Reactions You can now directly react to product updates with emojis.
🌎 Lamassu Sintra A new family of multi-cryptocurrency ATMs (aka cryptomats).
THING TO KNOW
Cypherpunks (a portmanteau of "cypher" and "cyberpunks") are people who advocate for the use of strong cryptography and privacy-enhancing technologies as a vehicle for social and political change. The basic idea behind the movement can be found in A Cypherpunk's Manifesto written by Eric Hughes in 1993.