More

by COINS NEWS - 2 hours ago

Attackers pocket $20 million in exploits on Ankr and Helio

A series of connected attacks ended up costing infrastructure provider Ankr and stablecoin issuer Helio Protocol a total of $20 million, according to on-chain analysis by security firm BlockSec. The first attack targeted a liquid staking token produc...

More / Bitcoin Reddit - 3 hours ago

Orange pilling & onboarding - a case report

Dear all, I quickly wanted to share with you one of my experience I made the last two days. There are many people out there who are already sympathetic to Bitcoin but are afraid or clueless of how to really use it in a practical way or even just how...

by COINS NEWS - 3 hours ago

Beginners: Are Crypto hard wallets worth it?

This depends on who you ask. The cost of a hardware wallet can be upwards of $49 or much more. Finding one you can trust is another issue. There are several to choose from. Hardware wallets do not store your cryptocurrency. The hardware wallet actual...

More / Bitcoin Reddit - 4 hours ago

[Feature idea] Pre-send transaction.

Currently, when we send transaction, we do steps like this: 1) input target address and amount to send 2) press send and hope for the best, that we didn't made any typo or pasted wrong address and we just didn't lost all bitcoin we sent. Sure...

More / Bitcoin Reddit - 5 hours ago

What happens to BTC when holders die?

Lets say all the bitcoin is mined and a 100 years from now has passed. A great deal amount of Bitcoin would be hidden away after the deaths of holders. Can it be restored back to circulation? Will the exchange see that an account has been imactive fo...

by COINS NEWS - 5 hours ago

I inherited a crypto wallet

Hello. I don't know how to start but I'll try A month ago, my father died after a serious illness. Last month we spent a lot of time at the notary and stuff. My father also left me passwords for a crypto wallet and instructions on how to log...

More / Bitcoin Reddit - 8 hours ago

Difficulty adjustment mechanism

Anybody could explain please how the difficulty adjustment mechanism works in bitcoin network? In fact, who is in charge of re -adjustment of it and informs miners to use and obey it? submitted by /u/MT_Blockchain [link] [commen...

More / Bitcoin Reddit - 8 hours ago

Is it Legal buying Bitcoin for someone else?

Someone wants to hire me, and because I need a job. The person says she sells instruments online thru Bitcoin. She wants me to receive those payments from her client and use the fund to buy Bitcoin for her. submitted by /u/-dazzler [l...

by COINS NEWS - 9 hours ago

Apple doesn't even understand how blockchain works

It seems like Apple doesn't even understand how blockchain works or could even hire anyone who understands how it works because Apple wants 30% of all the gas fees to be paid through their in app purchase system and because they can't d...

More / Bitcoin Reddit - 9 hours ago

Daily Discussion, December 02, 2022

Please utilize this sticky thread for all general Bitcoin discussions! If you see posts on the front page or /r/Bitcoin/new which are better suited for this daily discussion thread, please help out by directing the OP to this thread instead. Thank yo...