What is Bitcoin? A simple explanation in 5 minutes.

What is Bitcoin? …

Protecting Your Bitcoins: Part I

[An imagined conversation between the Bitcoin novice Glaucon and Satoshi himself] Glaucon: Look, I just bought my first bitcoins on an exchange! Can I just keep them here? Are they safe? Satoshi: The short answer: no. If you bought them on an exchange and you still have them there, they're…

A Proposal for a Revised Bitcoin Nomenclature

"Pack of gum? That'll be 0.0009 bitcoins" These days, prices expressed in bitcoins can be quite cumbersome. That's because the price of a single bitcoin in recent months has been anywhere from several hundred dollars to over one thousand dollars. In response to this, quite a few people have…

Breaking Down Bank of America's Assessment of Bitcoin

David Woo, Ian Gordon, and Vadim Iaralov recently wrote an assessment of Bitcoin's viability and potential for growth. Their analysis was thorough, but it missed quite a few critical facts, so I'll take some time to address their points in line. If you'd like to read the original document, you…

AngularJS + Flask Boilerplate

Angular-Flask is a boilerplate for building apps with an AngularJS frontend and a Flask / Python backend API.…

GhostMail

GhostMail is a service for sending self-destructing emails. After one of your ghostmails is opened, its content will disappear and you'll be notified that it was read. If you have feature requests / feedback, I'd love to hear from you in the comments below.…