(2020 version)

Friday, January 31, 2020

The website shows Bitcoin protocol layer statistics. This includes statistics about Bitcoin transactions, their in- and outputs, about blocks and Bitcoin scripts. The project is a joint effort with Bitrefill CEO @ziggamon.

The website was initially designed in 2018 to raise awareness about the inefficient use of block space by exchanges, services, and wallets. Read about the 2018 version here

We iterated and released the 2020 version as we had reached our goal of raising awareness and saw the usage of the fee efficiency checker decline over 2019. can be used as an alternative to our fee efficiency checker for now.

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May 6, 2021


This is a placeholder for miningpool-observer. I plan to fill this in, once I get the time to do so.


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November 27, 2019

Contribution: Colab version of the Optech Schnorr / Taproot Workshop

Bitcoin Optech created a workshop explaining the Schnorr and Taproot upgrade to engineers. However, users needed to compile a patched version of Bitcoin Core with Taproot support and download and set up the Jupyter notebooks.