Lightning nodes are getting DDOS’ed, rumor is that someone from the 2x effort known as “BitPico” has taken credit for this. The Lightning services I’ve deployed have been attacked from the start, with botnets, etc. Deploying in adversarial conditions, decentralization is hard.

Lightning nodes are getting DDOS'ed, rumor is that someone from the 2x effort known as "BitPico" has taken credit for this. The Lightning services I've deployed have been attacked from the start, with botnets, etc. Deploying in adversarial conditions, decentralization is hard. submitted by /u/GalacticCannibalism
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Dear @bitpay. This week I started setting up my own @BtcpayServer. When I discovered how easy it is, I contacted five vendors and clients I know who currently use your services. They’re going to pay me to help them leave you. I’m sure my story isn’t unique. You are ending now.

Dear @bitpay. This week I started setting up my own @BtcpayServer. When I discovered how easy it is, I contacted five vendors and clients I know who currently use your services. They're going to pay me to help them leave you. I'm sure my story isn't unique. You are ending now. submitted by /u/TheGreatMuffin
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Advice from a nobody: Now that the price is going down, stop looking at your portfolio and spend that time building tools and services for the ecosystem, like we all did in 2014. Sharpen your skills, help the community, and maybe earn bitcoins.

Advice from a nobody: Now that the price is going down, stop looking at your portfolio and spend that time building tools and services for the ecosystem, like we all did in 2014. Sharpen your skills, help the community, and maybe earn bitcoins. submitted by /u/gmajoulet
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Two New Services Could Help Investors Rate Cryptocurrencies (bitcoinmagazine.com)

Increasing interest in cryptocurrencies has led to an influx of new investors. Unlike traditional markets, there are few tools that can help people make informed decisions, a situation that has already begun to claim victims in a particularly volatile environment.In separate announcements, Weiss Ratings

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