Lightning Labs cofounder, Elizabeth Stark, explains Bitcoin blockchain issues with rare clarity. Addresses high fees, blockchain congestion, block size, and how Lightning hopes to solve the scaling problem.
HODL’ers survive a gut check as Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies freefall 30% or more. The origin of the HODL meme, and what the price drop means to Bitcoin users across the world.
In a leaderless, decentralized movement two figures emerge as Bitcoin Jesus and Bitcoin Judas. Andreas Antonopoulos and Roger Ver as archetypal Bitcoin figures, and the importance of Bitcoin advisors to beginners, hodlers, and Bitcoin junkies everywhere.