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Who controls bitcoin? [Episode 5]

In this episode I talked about who controls Bitcoin, who writes the code for the Bitcoin protocol and how improvements and updates are made. Follow the links below for more information on open-source projects, Github, and Bitcoin’s process specifically.

Show Notes:

Market Minute:

BTC price: $10,872
Finney(0.00001 BTC): $1.08
24 hour volume: $8.2B / 792k BTC
Market cap: $183 billion
Coins in Circulation: 16.8M
@tipmayermultiple: 200dma – $8244.77, mayer multiple=1.29x
Transaction fees: 36 sats/Byte(24) 39.6 sats/Byte(7d)
Suggested fees (sats/B): 5.0 next block, 3 next hour, 2.4 same day
localbitcoins – $53.9M(global)/ $6.7M(USA) last 7 days
bisq – $90k(global)/ $15.9k(USA) last 7 days
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GitHub

What is git and Github?
Github

Bitcoin’s process

Bitcoin github repsitory
Noded episode with John Newbery
Visualization of Bitcoin Development

Other stuff

Michael Phelps photo
Codecademy

Donate

Patreon
Donation page

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Music Credits:
Morning Ritual by L’Indecis
Chillhop Records
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Thank You by Joakim Karud
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Fatherhood by Joakim Karud
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