Socratic Meetup 60

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If you can't make it to the main event please join us at Live Bait on 23rd and Madison around 9:30PM

Presentation:

• Eugene (Mycelium) - ShufflePuff (https://github.com/DanielKrawisz/Shufflepuff) (CoinShuffle)

Discussion Topics:

[bitcoin-dev] Bitcoin Core[masked] released
https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-dev/2016-August/013055.html
[masked] Binary Safety Warning
https://bitcoin.org/en/alert/2016-08-17-binary-safety
https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/4y8m76/0130_binary_safety_warning_bitcoinorg/d6luukw

Bitcoin Knots version[masked].knots[masked] has been released.
https://github.com/bitcoinknots/bitcoin/blob/v0.13.0.knots20160814/doc/release-notes.md

https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8654
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8660
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8685
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/issues/8669#issuecomment[masked] (funny)
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/issues/8692
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8517
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8583
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8282 (merged)
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8525
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8499
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8501
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8526
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8543
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8550
https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/8635

[bitcoin-dev] Proposed segwit related consensus and policy rules in Bitcoin Core[masked]https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-dev/2016-September/013112.html

Compact Blocks and Xthin Incompatible
https://www.reddit.com/r/btc/comments/4xkqbk/core_intends_to_disrupt_the_p2p_network_with/d6g9di5

SPV proofs and reorg proofs in sidechains
http://popeller.io/index.php/2016/08/30/spv-proofs-in-sidechains/

MimbleWimble Discussion
https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/4y4ezm/mimblewimble_how_a_strippeddown_version_of/d6m0frx

Pairings in Cryptography (jump to 1hr4min for BLS Signatures + Bitcoin)
https://diyhpl.us/wiki/transcripts/simons-institute/pairing-cryptography/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8WDOpzxpnTE

Yet Another Note on Block Withholding Attack on Bitcoin Mining Pools
http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-45871-7_11/

High-S transactions, help finding origins?
https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1559214.0

Bitcoin Core Devs Reach Out to Coders With Month-Long Coding Classes
https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/bitcoin-core-devs-reach-out-to-coders-with-month-long-coding-classes-1470675341

OpenDime
https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/4y5gis/the_opendime_bitcoin_stick_review/d6lkyzr

Riccardo Spagni - Dynamic Block Size Caps
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRI8jHV1Qr4

A Validation-cost Metric for Bitcoin (old, but good)
https://jonasnick.github.io/blog/2015/12/13/validation-cost-metric/

Additive proof of discrete log?
https://www.reddit.com/r/btc/comments/50eaa7/additive_proof_of_discrete_log/

THE BITFURY GROUP ISSUES NEW WHITE PAPER ON SHARED SEND UNTANGLING IN BITCOIN BLOCKCHAIN
https://medium.com/@BitFuryGroup/the-bitfury-group-issues-new-white-paper-on-shared-send-untangling-in-bitcoin-blockchain-dfdacbf86108#.ew8escgsf

TumbleBit: An Untrusted Bitcoin-Compatible Anonymous Payment Hub
https://eprint.iacr.org/2016/575.pdf

Lightning Network Deep Dive with Laolu "Roasbeef" Osuntokun at SF Bitcoin Devs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_szGaaPPFk

[Lightning-dev] c-lightning 0.4: Wright's Cryptographic Proof (https://git.io/v6Pzv)
https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/lightning-dev/2016-August/000596.html

[Lightning-dev] [BOLT Draft] Onion Routing Spec (good thread)
https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/lightning-dev/2016-September/000601.html

Minting Money With Megawatts
http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?reload=true&tp=&arnumber=7547426

On the Value of Virtual Currencies
http://www.bankofcanada.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/swp2016-42.pdf

Bitmain R4
https://bitcoinnewsmagazine.com/bitmain-antminer-r4-home-bitcoin-miner/

DDoSCoin: Cryptocurrency with malicious proof of work
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=12269683

Ring Confidential Transactions
https://lab.getmonero.org/pubs/MRL-0005.pdf
https://github.com/monero-project/monero/pull/961

Krypton Recovers from a New Type of 51% Network Attack
http://cryptohustle.com/krypton-recovers-from-a-new-type-of-51-network-attack
http://cryptohustle.com/51-attack-crew-extorts-and-hijacks-blockchains-for-ransom

BU Development Roadmap
https://bitco.in/forum/threads/bitcoin-unlimited-proposed-development-roadmap.1401/

Please see event page archives for historical discussion topics. Previous event (http://www.meetup.com/BitDevsNYC/events/232645071/).

If you would like to sponsor food at the event or demo a project please contact ([masked]) the organizers.