Mastering Bitcoin - Community Outline Review The United Nations of Bitcoin This is a map of every Bitcoin download (that was able to be traced to a country), by operating system. Each dot is an individual Bitcoin download. The yellow dots are a general reference of all Bitcoin downloads ever while the red ones call out a specific OS used in the download. Bitcoin downloads by country, by operating system. At least, when the specific country was known. What is Bitcoin? Closer Look I look for three things in the geographic dispersion. Reluctant Companion Map And, since Bitcoin downloads are intrinsically correlated with the population size, I made this lame choropleth map to illustrate the proportional variability in Bitcoin "popularity" by country. About Those Dots...
Andreas M. Antonopoulos Name: Andreas M. Antonopoulos Website: For the past 22 years, Andreas has advised hundreds of organizations on emerging technologies and trends, and developed business strategies for the efficient and effective use of technology. An early pioneer who saw the potential of the Internet in 1988, Andreas helped many businesses harness new processes to take advantage of the rapid developments in open source, open standards and open networks. In 1990, Andreas started teaching on various IT topics in private, professional and academic environments. Bitcoin Address I Take Tips Interactive World Map: Merchants that Accept Bitcoin across the Globe | According to the new crowdsourced map from Coinmap.org, number of physical locations that accept bitcoin has increased. In the beginning of November, there were 552 merchants being pinned on the CoinMap, which shows the locations of phusical merchants that accept bitcoin across the globe, and there were over 1000 locations on the map by 27th November. CoinMap was created in April by Pavol Rusnak, who is also working on the hardware bitcoin wallet Trezor. CoinMap is a crowdsourced map that all locations are informed by map users or bitcoin merchants. Map Reviews: 4/5 StarsThis map is simple and user-friendly that users can mouse click the bitcoin icons for detailed information. Other than the CoinMap, another map from usebitcoin.info is also used for showcasing locations that accept bitcoin with over 1400 pins on it currently. Bitcoin is getting more popular and is being concerned by the market nowadays.
@_stevemoore/Bitcoin A Network Analyst's View of the Block Chain Martin Harrigan is a computer scientist and software developer. He is the founder of QuantaBytes, an Irish startup developing a suite of tools for analyzing and visualising bitcoin’s block chain. He is also the co-author of one of the earliest academic papers to study the network properties of the block chain and its implications for anonymity. The block chain is a decentralised, consensus-driven ledger of every successful bitcoin transaction to date. As of the 300,000th block, the ledger includes over 38 million transactions. Aside from being a monumental technical achievement, the block chain is a fascinating dataset. In this network, every node represents a transaction, and every (directed) edge represents a flow of bitcoins from an output of one transaction to an input of another. Network science Network science is the study of complex networks. The network as a whole is too large and complex for most network visualisation tools. Giant connected component Fourteen degrees of separation
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CoinMap Bitcoin Tutorial: Learn What Is Bitcoin and Lot More Welcome to the first community built BItcoin course! This course serves as a central point of introduction to Bitcoin for anyone interested. It assumes no special skills or knowledge nor experience in computer science. The course is divided into several sections. The bonus lecture path addresses specific questions students have asked and are not necessary for to satisfy the goals of the course. Bitcoin or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Crypto by Charles Hoskinson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Donations for Future Content: 189tfJJhCJFtkr4MZJgcB3yuGTfUh7cvUL
Cryptoticker Comparison of mining pools Reward types & explanation: CPPSRB - Capped Pay Per Share with Recent Backpay.  DGM - Double Geometric Method. A hybrid between PPLNS and Geometric reward types that enables to operator to absorb some of the variance risk. Operator receives portion of payout on short rounds and returns it on longer rounds to normalize payments.  ESMPPS - Equalized Shared Maximum Pay Per Share. Like SMPPS, but equalizes payments fairly among all those who are owed.  POT - Pay On Target. A statistically valid analysis of some pools and their payout methods: Bitcoin network and pool analysis SPV Mining / Old Bitcoin Core The following pools are known or strongly suspected to be mining on top of blocks before fully validating them with Bitcoin Core 0.9.5 or later. BTC Nuggets F2Pool AntPool The following pools are believed to be currently fully validating blocks with Bitcoin Core 0.9.5 or later (0.10.2 or later recommended due to DoS vulnerabilities): References See also
change SIX Interbank Clearing Ltd (SIX) is the official record keeper for the ISO 4217 list of three-letter currency symbols. SIX has declined previous requests to assign a symbol for Bitcoin, providing shallow arguments about how Bitcoin is not associated with any institution or government. However, during 2012, Bitcoin has further re-inforced its status as the dominant paradigm in electronic currency.
When an economist tells you something that is based on a theory or a model, you should be very skeptical This was the year we were supposed to get hoverboards and flying cars. Instead we got more robots that fall over. Even though they were all over the news, television, and cinema screens this year, robots have not really entered the mainstream yet. The DARPA Robotics Challenge Inspired by the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster of 2011, the Pentagon’s research division, DARPA, wanted to host a competition to create robots that could operate in situations generally dangerous to humans. Although the goal of the competition was a grand one—to spur development of robots that could one day save our lives—the reality was far more comical. Who knows—in eight years, maybe we’ll have our own personal robots at home, as more and more money gets pumped into research. Tomatan This is just a Japanese robot that feeds you tomatoes while you run. hitchBOT I was very close to not including this on the list, since it’s barely a robot. Slackbot Facebook M Every other virtual assistant MegaBots Robot World Cup
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