Almost 5,000 bitcoiners have signed the Coinbase SegWit petition. Let’s get it to 10,000.

URL: https://www.change.org/p/coinbase-coinbase-prioritize-segwit-implementation-on-the-coinbase-bitcoin-wallet-gdax-exchange

Not happy with Coinbase dragging their feet on SegWit integration? Follow these steps:

  1. Sign the SegWit petition
  2. Use an alternative wallet/exchange that has implemented SegWit.
  3. Tweet @brian_armstrong and @coinbase and let them know you've signed the petition and have moved to an alternative provider.

Remember, this doesn't just affect customers of Coinbase, it affects the whole network. Not optimizing transactions (with SegWit and batching) inflates the fees for everyone else. This is irresponsible for such a large company in this growing industry.

Please do your "bit" and help make the issue known as best you can.

Thanks r/bitcoin

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Dennis Gartman calls bitcoin a 'silly' idea, warns it will eventually crash under $5000

"I'm very bearish on bitcoin, I think it's one of the silliest ideas I've heard in a long time," he said. "To be separated from the brilliance of the block chain, [makes even] tulips in [17th]century Holland look almost like a quiet, well-demeanored market," Gartman said, using a frequently invoked analogy of the …
Google Alert – bitcoin

Bitcoin @ $1 – ‘Only good for libertarian neckbeards’ Bitcoin @ $10 – ‘Only good for druggies and darknet markets’ Bitcoin @ $100 – ‘The Gov are gonna shut it down’ Bitcoin @ $1000 – ‘Pump and dump on ETF rumours’ Bitcoin @ $5000 – ‘Deflationary currency will never work’

Wrong. Wrong. Wrong. Wrong. Wrong.

The goalposts forever move, honeybadger gives not one fuck.

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