I run a bar in Sydney and we are planning on hosting a monthly Bitcoin/Crypto meetup (reddit.com)

Hey guys. We have decided to be more involved in the community and try to host a monthly meetup at our bar, im looking to reach out to as many people as possible but im running into issues posting on other subreddits because of lack of karma etc. What do you guys think about meetups/ have you been to some before. Im just looking at running the best event possible. Link if you would like to check it out. https://www.facebook.com

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Bulletproofs presentation at Feb 2 Milan Meetup (Andrew Poelstra)

Video here, slides here (not readable in video)

Quick highlights:

  • Bulletproofs are general zero knowledge proofs (like SNARKs)
  • They allow efficient rangeproofs for Confidential Transactions
  • Aggregation possible within a transaction for logarithmic space saving
  • Batch validation possible for roughly a 10x speed increase
  • Can be used to extend the idea of scriptless scripts, among others

Related BPASE 18 Bulletproofs presentation and thread (Benedikt Bünz)

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CNBC manager connected to bitcoinCash meetup group: explains why FastMoney lets Ver pump his latest project without any challenging questions…

Journalistic Integrity:

http://archive.is/Ld82B

That’s the marketing manager’s husband being a creator of a bcash group.

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Malta Bitcoin Meetup bigger than ever. (reddit.com)

Bitcoin is flourishing on Malta and many things start moving now such as a non-profit association to promote Bitcoin, ideas to install BTM’s, and Bitcoin acceptance and consulting services and private investing. Our facebook group Bitcoin Malta grew from 200 to 400 in the last months and it seems to gain more momentum every week. Meanwhile our Bitcoin Meetups are growing and after many meetups on the small sister Island Gozo, we will have our first Meetup on Malta 30th of June. The…

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