Posts from December 2014

Cognitive costs of managing money, no matter how small, often trump the benefits to be had from the transactions themselves.
Some tips on how to improve ChangeTip and strengthen the Bitcoin community in the process.
In this post, we discuss when and why it makes sense to shard a graph.
There is a new craze in the Bitcoin world, and it's not good for Bitcoin.
We built a new distributed graph store, called Weaver, that can perform ACID transactions on graphs. The alpha version is available, this post shows the first few steps on how to use it.
In a new analysis of Bitcoin mining, Ittay Eyal shows that the equilibrium between miners is unstable, and identifies a stable equilibrium that might, as a side effect, reduce the size of open, public mining pools.