Tl;dr: Use your own Electrum server. #electrs #EPS @firstname.lastname@example.org
DIY on your #RaspiBlitz: https://github.com/openoms/bitcoin-tutorials/tree/master/electrs
Excellent report on @ElectrumWallet@twitter.com malware and the ongoing DDoS attack from @Malwarebytes@twitter.com https://blog.malwarebytes.com/cybercrime/2019/04/electrum-bitcoin-wallets-under-siege/
The Electrum server in Rust is serving well from a Raspberry Pi.
Instructions are here: https://github.com/openoms/bitcoin-tutorials/tree/master/electrs
Merged PR from ryanofsky: Refactor: separate wallet from node https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/10973
-Broadcast Tx via API
-QR code scanning via the web browser
-Block timestamps for confirmed Tx
-No analytics scripts, no tracking
-Better privacy through @email@example.com support
Merged PR from fanquake: [0.17] doc: merge upstream release-notes from bitcoin-core/bitcoin-devwiki https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/14157
Firefox will — by default — protect users by blocking tracking: https://blog.mozilla.org/futurereleases/2018/08/30/changing-our-approach-to-anti-tracking/
Merged PR from jimpo: BIP 158: Compact Block Filters for Light Clients https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/12254
One of the best and entertaining talks I've ever seen (by James Mickens): https://youtu.be/ajGX7odA87k Must see for every computer scientist and especially AI/ML people.
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