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NEW PEEPS COLUMN The Bitcoin website and Original White Paper written by Satoshi Nakamoto. The total number of Bitcoins that will ever exist is hard-coded into the software at ~21 million BTC. These 21 million BTC are divisible down to 8 decimal places, providing for about 2.1 quadrillion transactable units of the currency. The smallest unit, 0.00000001 BTC, is called a 'Satoshi'. FAQs about cryptocurrencies and financial terms and crypto lingo. Jameson Lopp has created a document similar to this one, worth checking out. Andreas Antonopoulos on the JRE podcast [1, 2, 3, 4]; this is a layman's explanation of the invention of distributed ledger technology. Arguments for why Bitcoin is the greatest advancement in currency ever. Tuur Demeester at the 2013 Bitcoin conference debunking myths. Andreas giving a talk on Bitcoin's scalability qua the Lightning Network. An advanced video description of how Bitcoin works under the hood. More detailed descriptors of how the Bitcoin ecosystem works. Bitcoin's transaction and store-of-value superiority. Bitcoin's performance - Best performing currency of 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017. :: Wallets by Order of Market Cap on 2019/3/26 :: 1. BTC Bitcoin wallets, and phone wallet. Their official IRC and forums. -> Download the Electrum wallet instead if you don't want to sync 150GB+ of data. 2. ETH Ethereum wallets and their official forums. 3. XRP Ripple and their official forums. 4. LTC Litecoin wallets and their official IRC and forums. 5. EOS EOS and their official forums. 6. BCH Bitcoin Cash wallets and their official forums. 7. BNB Binance Coin's website and their explorer. 8. USDT Tether's official website and why they're scammy. 9. XLM Stellar wallets and their official forums. 10. ADA Cardano's website and explorer. Setting up your bitcoin wallet (tutorial). After your wallet finishes syncronizing, make sure you encrypt it. Also make sure you backup your wallet (private keys) and save a copy somewhere else. You should consider getting a hardware wallet like Trezor or Ledger. Atomic/Exodus store most major crypto in one wallet and have built-in exchanges. is a webtool for generating, verifying, signing, and broadcasting. :: Blockchain Explorers :: is the de facto BTC explorer but Oxt has cool features too. CryptoID has over a hundred altcoins. OmniExplorer should have what CryptoID doesn't. Etherscan for Ethereum (and some of their statistical data). Ripple's official live explorer (and some of their statistical data). Bitcoin's top 100 richest wallets. Blockchair has customizable stats and visuals for BTC, BCH, and ETH. :: Cold Storage and Vanity :: How to make Paper Wallets and Cold Storage. BitAddress, an address & private key generator for new wallets & cold storage. WarpWallet, don't need to store the priv key if you remember your passphrase. VanityGen lets you generate a vanity address securely (on your desktop). BitcoinVanityGen is easier to use (web generator), but not as secure. :: Large/Established/Secure Exchange Markets :: Binance - Largest trade volume modulo swap contracts. StellarX - Decentralized, P2P, truly fee-less exchange with every asset class. Bisq - Decentralized, P2P, Tor-routed bitcoin exchange platform. Gemini - For buying and selling BTC, ETH, and ZEC. GDAX - American exchange market, owned by Coinbase. Bittrex - American exchange for many altcoin pairings. LocalBitcoins - Buy/Sell with people in your area using any kind of method. Bitcoin-otc - Buy/Sell over-the-counter on freenode's IRC network. InDEX is a list of ~200 decentralized exchanges. Bitcoincharts lists exchanges by 30-day volume. Crypto exchange ranks from Exchange War and Hacken. :: Ease and Efficiency Tools :: Shift Card, a BTC debit card like Xapo, lets you use Bitcoin anywhere now. Changelly, CoinSwitch, and ShapeShift for transfers from one currency to another. Coinpayments allows for all kinds of merchant tools and alt-coin trades. Libra and BitcoinTaxes for calculating capital gains on all your cryptocurrency. :: Miners and Mining :: What To Mine/Mine The Coin are profitability calculators for most coins. Bitmain is the largest ASIC hardware manufacturer and distributor currently. Antpool is Bitmain's miner pool and is one of the largest on the planet. Hashnest is Bitmain's hashpower-buying site. Difficulty and profit calculators from BitcoinWisdom. Thank you for flying Air-Snerx.
OLD PEEPS COLUMN My notes and data tables on Bitcoin's growth & projected true price per coin. The three economic eras of Bitcoin hardcoded into it and potential hyperbitcoinization. Why you should buy bitcoin to hedge against global economic collapse. The CFTC issued a warning about ICOs and P&D schemes. What proof of work (PoW) is; the only secure protocol for decentralized consensus. What proof of stake (PoS) is. What proof of importance (PoI) is; this may be inherently unfair. What proof of storage is. :: Services and Goods :: OpenBazaar is a truly free, decentralized marketplace (comprehensive list). Bitmessage is a decentralized email and encrypted communications protocol. Mysterium and Sentinel are decentralized VPNs. ZeroNet is a decentralized webhost built on top of Bitcoin and Namecoin. BitNation is digital governance architecture; Aragon is a digital jurisdiction platform. Augur, Endor, Cindicator, and Gnosis are forecasting and prediction markets. Shift is a decentralized webhost utilizing IPFS. Namecoin wallets and what Namecoin does for DNS. SatoshiBox is a filehost that lets you set prices for downloads of your files. BitBounce is an email service that lets you charge people for sending you emails. Proof of Existence is the poor man's copyright service on the Bitcoin blockchain. DocStamp is a similar proof of existence notary but on the Ethereum blockchain. C4 is a consortium for cryptocurrency certification. Choon is an open platform for musicians which give fair payments (for once). :: Crypto News and RSS Feeds :: CoinTelegraph is the largest journalistic news source for crypto. CoinDesk is another journalistic news source for crypto. CoinMarketCal is a robust cryptocurrency calendar. Coins Calendar is a similar cryptocurrency calendar. Diar does research into crypto protocols and financial systems. The DNN is aiming to be the first decentralized news network, secured by game theory. :: Analysis and Trade Tools :: CoinMarketCap - Crypto list by current market caps. CoinCap - Crypto list by current market caps. Coin360 - Visualization of all current market caps. CoinFairValue - Crypto list by current usage of each coin. WorldCoinIndex - Crypto list by 24-hour trade volume. CryptoCompare - Crypto list by 24-hour trade volume. CoinGecko - Crypto list by weighted rankings of market metrics. CRIX - Crypto index from CoinGecko. BVI - Bitcoin Volatility Index. Crypto-Economics - Visual tool for analysis of assets from CoinDesk. is a parabolic price tracker spawned from McAfee's tweets. BitcoinAverage for the mean amalgamation of this-second exchange prices. What Bitcoin Days Destroyed are and how they show level of genuine activity. Charts for Bitcoin optech and other visualizations. Gdoc for global values of assets, including Bitcoin and cryptocurrency totals. Crypto51 lists how much it costs to execute a 51% attack on many protocols. tracks bias from crypto influencer accounts. :: Historical and Reference Data :: Archive of cypherpunk and cryptocurrency literature that spawned Bitcoin. Visual history of all cryptocoinage since bitcoin's inception. List of all the dead altcoins, you get to see how much failure there is. History of all major Bitcoin heists and Bitcoin related thefts. History of Bitcoin's academic pedigree. All possible private key & address pairs and database of bruted keys. TP's Go bitcoin tests if you want to reverse engineer your private keys. :: Useful APIs ::'s API documentation. Coinbase's API documentation. Changelly's API documentation. :: Miscellaneous Coins, Platforms, and Notes :: Monero is a more graphical parallel to Zcash. Filecoin and their technical documentation. Skycoin is an alternative framework to IPFS and Filecoin. SALT is a lending/loan platform for leveraging crypto-assets. 0x is the protocol that allows for ERC20 tokens being traded on Ethereum. Nxt was the first real 2nd gen coin. Cellarius is a transmedia cyberpunk franchise that leverages blockchain technology. The original forum post that spawned 'HODL'.