Talks

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April 1, 2020 at home due to COVID-19

BIP42 on einundzwanzig Podcast (German)

Dennis Reimann and I chat about BIP42. We talk about the background of BIP42, Satoshi’s implementation of the subsidy function, the bug in the implementation and the fix which enables a finite monetary supply for Bitcoin.

Podcast (German)

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March 20, 2020 at home due to COVID-19

Interview on einundzwanzig Podcast (German)

Dennis Reimann and I talk about my projects, the Chaincode Labs Residency, and more on the German einundzwanzig Podcast.

Podcast (German)

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June 21, 2019 at Chaincode Labs (NYC)

How Bitcoin Core works: LoadMempool() and DumpMempool()

I’ve talked about the LoadMempool() and DumpMempool() functions of Bitcoin Core at the 2019 Chaincode Labs Summer Residency seminar. These functions are used to write and read the mempool.dat file.

Slides (Google Slides)

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June 20, 2019 at Chaincode Labs (NYC)

BIP-42: A finite monetary supply for Bitcoin

I’ve talked about BIP-42 at the 2019 Chaincode Labs Summer Residency seminar. With BIP-42 a fix for a bug in the block subsidy calculation of Bitcoin Core is described. This BIP is meant as an april-fools joke and will only become relevant in 2262.

Slides (Google Slides)

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June 14, 2019 at Chaincode Labs (NYC)

BIP-125: Opt-in Full Replace-by-Fee Signaling

I’ve presented about BIP-125 Replace-by-Fee at the 2019 Chaincode Labs Summer Residency seminar. This talk was about the motivation, the history, other proposals and the specification of BIP-125 Replace-by-Fee.

Slides (Google Slides)

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June 14, 2019 at NYC BitDevs

Building mempool.observer - mempool stats and visualizations

I’ve presented my mempool.observer project at the 93rd NYC BitDevs Socratic Seminar. This included past challenges, current todo’s and future ideas as well as a demo of the site.

Slides (PDF)