RT @MartyBent@twitter.com

Marty's Ƀent - March 21st, 2019 - Issue #445 mailchi.mp/45321d4ebb06/martys

h/t @udiWertheimer@twitter.com @jack@twitter.com


RT @vxschmid@twitter.com

The 10 countries with the highest inflation


RT @LaurentMT

In 5 days, the European Parliament will cast a first vote on a new Anti-Terrorism Regulation. It might be a good idea to check what your MEP will vote.

RT @AaronvanW

Cypherpunks generally assumed that digital cash would have to be built on top of regular banks, like Chaum's eCash was.

But in 1997, one month after proposing his Hashcash postage system, a 26-year old @adam3us had a different idea: "just set up an entirely disconnected system".

RT @Blockstream

We're excited to announce the is now on mainnet! Pay with ⚡️ to broadcast data globally! Satellite Receiver v1.3 is also now released. This required update increases bandwidth & reliability for small antennas & those with low SNR. 🚀🛰️🌐 blockstream.com/satellite-queu

RT @CBSEveningNews

Chelsea Manning is being held in jail after refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating Julian Assange: "I don't believe in the grand jury process," she said on her way into court. "I don't believe in the secrecy of this." cbsn.ws/2C9YeGA

RT @notgrubles

Some examples of the privacy ratings + segwit savings analysis on blockstream.info.

First off is a transaction spending from a legacy address & spending much more on fees, spending a round payment amount (eg. 1.0), & using unnecessary inputs (en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Privacy#Unn).

RT @qikipedia

Over the past summer, researchers tracked the movements of seven GPS-collared wolves from different packs living in Voyageurs National Park, Minnesota, and created this map, showing how territorial wolves are. (Source: Voyageurs Wolf Project, facebook.com/VoyageursWolfProj.)

RT @simongerman600

This famous chart from 1973 was a favourite of Steven Jobs. A person on a moves more efficient than animals, fighter jets or locomotives. Source: buff.ly/2GN0KUd

RT @gpph


This barge passes through Manila Bay every day clearly shows the broken system of single-use plastic production, overconsumption, and waste management.

Companies need to now >> act.gp/plasticmonster-tw

RT @themazuma@twitter.com


-Unlimited Tx
-Disabling JavaScript
-Broadcast Tx via API
-QR code scanning via the web browser
-Block timestamps for confirmed Tx
-No analytics scripts, no tracking
-Better privacy through @torproject@twitter.com support


RT @bd504840@twitter.com

Another video from Caracas of people demonstrating against the Venezuelan president protest

RT @wikileaks@twitter.com

WikiLeaks cable shows US-Russia relations and control of oil central to understanding US position on Venezuela wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/08M

RT @_nellymensah@twitter.com

How many engineers does it take to set up a @Blockstream@twitter.com satellite?! @g_durst@twitter.com @taariqlewis@twitter.com

RT @FGRibreau@twitter.com

This projet defeat ReCaptcha with 91% accuracy 🤩. How? You might ask. They ask for the audio challenge, dl the mp3, forward it to Google Speech2Text API and submit the answer back... and it works 🤦🏻‍♂️ buff.ly/2CO6s7V

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