Posts from April 2016

There was a bitcoin transaction carrying a $137K fee. This posts examines why transactions might carry such large fees, and rules out some explanations.
There was a series of heists at ShapeShift, followed by an offered explanation. That offered explanation has more holes in it than Swiss cheese.
New details are emerging about the state of security at the Central Bank of Bangladesh, and it puts Bitcoin exchanges to shame.
My take on how software gets bloated, using a cautionary tale from the telephony world, with applications to Bitcoin.