Last Thursday, the Global Bitcoin Stock Exchange, the first and by far the largest securities exchange in the Bitcoin economy, unexpectedly shut down. The principal cause of the shutdown appears to be legal problems.
Bitcoin Forum member "theymos" warned other members that he had received a bizarre email from Nakamoto.
Feb 15, 2018. In a February 15th tweet, influential Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin blasted the moderation practices of the bitcoin ecosystem's top moderator, Theymos. The critique is sure to set off a new round of "permission vs. permisionless" debates in the cryptocurrency space.
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Anybody familiar with Bitcoin is aware of the vexing problem caused by the 1 MB blocksize limit and the controversy that arose over how to scale the network. It’s probably worthwhile to look back on how that limit came to exist, in hopes that future crises can be averted by a solid understanding.
The satoshi is currently the smallest unit of the bitcoin currency recorded on the block chain. It is a one hundred millionth of a single bitcoin (0.00000001 BTC). The unit has been named in collective homage to the original creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto.
A Bitcoin veteran known as Theymos validated that the email account was compromised, as he has received a message stating that he should send the attacker "some coins before I hitman (sic) you" from Nakamoto. While.
The story of bitcoin’s biggest hacks and thefts is the story of bitcoin itself. From its early days and its first hack, to the biggest theft of all time, bitcoin’s utopian promises often turned into a dystopian reality where scammers, thieves, unaccountable and often amateur exchanges, some, even fully anonymous, proliferated in a wild west
Nov 13, 2016. Those attempts have repeatedly been blocked by a small group of developers, and in recent years discussion of increasing the limit has been censored from some of Bitcoin's largest discussion forums, all of which are moderated by the same individual, who posts using the handle Theymos. What is.
This seems to be a strange statement, as no one has any idea whether or not Satoshi Nakamoto it still alive to this very day.
He’s also alive.” The hack first emerged after an email was sent Monday night from the Satoshi Nakamoto email.
overview for theymos – Reddit – The point of a gold standard, and part of the point of Bitcoin, is to disallow governments from taxing you via inflation. The inflation tax is one of the most powerful and devious tools governments have for taking your money. A few people like to say that money isn't "real" if it's not backed by something physical, but the long.
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In the beginning I thought he was cool for hosting the bitcointalkforum. But when I found out he also ran the /r/bitcoin subreddit I was already less.
Name: theymos. Posts: 7869. Activity: 2982. Merit: 2949. Position: Administrator. Date Registered: February 09, 2010, 12:49:38 AM. Last Active: Today at 08:13:08 AM. ICQ: AIM: MSN: YIM: Email: hidden. Website: Current Status: Offline. Bitcoin address: 1NXYoJ5xU91Jp83XfVMHwwTUyZFK64BoAD. Gender: Age: 26.
Bitcoin versions 0.3.10 introduced an alert system which allowed messages about critical network problems to be broadcast to all clients. The alert system has been completely retired.
Theymos: "I know how moderation affects people." (Bitcoin. – For the record, Theymos is the owner of bitcointalk.org forums, maintainer of bitcoin.org, maintainer of bitcoin.it and the lead moderator at the /r/Bitcoin sub-reddit.