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by nandibear
Wed Feb 24, 2016 12:37 am
Forum: Media
Topic: VIDEO - Wall Street Journal - JP Morgan Chase database vs Bitcoin blockchain - 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1325

VIDEO - Wall Street Journal - JP Morgan Chase database vs Bitcoin blockchain - 2016

Wall Street Journal - JP Morgan Chase database vs Bitcoin blockchain - 2016

https://youtu.be/84cJSr_5Vls
by nandibear
Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:43 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Feed Ze Birds
Replies: 74
Views: 32402

Re: Feed Ze Birds

I advocate and support development of a new version of FeedZeBirds It seems that the only 'unlawful' (if that's an accurate term) aspect of the site was the alleged addition (May 2012) to the site of unregulated selling of shares . From what I've read on the forum here the objective for the new vers...
by nandibear
Tue Feb 23, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Feed Ze Birds
Replies: 74
Views: 32402

Re: Feed Ze Birds

It seems that what may have finally and officially brought down FeedZeBirds.com was the SEC ( U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ) in 2014. It appears (view PDF ) that the SEC alleged that in or around May 2012 that purported co-owner Erik Voorhees allegedly began selling 'shares' of FeedZeBird...
by nandibear
Tue Feb 23, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Feed Ze Birds
Replies: 74
Views: 32402

Re: Feed Ze Birds

Unfortunately it seems like Twitter shut them down (by revoking their OAuth access to their application, which limits ability to get access to tweet information). Anyone have any ideas on how a new version could get around this, or maybe have a better chance at fitting into twitters rules somehow? ...
by nandibear
Mon Feb 22, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Politics & Society
Topic: Cops are asking Ancestry.com and 23andMe for their customers’ DNA
Replies: 1
Views: 833

Re: Cops are asking Ancestry.com and 23andMe for their customers’ DNA

Cops are asking Ancestry.com and 23andMe for their customers’ DNA When companies like Ancestry.com and 23andMe first invited people to send in their DNA for genealogy tracing and medical diagnostic tests, privacy advocates warned about the creation of giant genetic databases that might one day be u...
by nandibear
Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:47 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum
Replies: 14
Views: 4887

Re: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum

I just hacked together a quick fix, that runs on your local computer...
@arnoudk

Excellent work!

Runs effectively -

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by nandibear
Sun Feb 21, 2016 4:16 am
Forum: Project Development
Topic: Bitcoin ATM Crowd Funding Project.
Replies: 25
Views: 5571

Re: Bitcoin ATM Crowd Funding Project.

@bitkilo ( 2 ) The first day of your launched crowdfunding project is the most critical. I wouldn't launch your crowdfunding project until you are certain (100%) that you'll have a good number of supporters who guarantee to make pledges on the first day. If not, you're project will likely fade away...
by nandibear
Sun Feb 21, 2016 2:31 am
Forum: Project Development
Topic: Bitcoin ATM Crowd Funding Project.
Replies: 25
Views: 5571

Re: Bitcoin ATM Crowd Funding Project.

Your 100% right planning is the key on a project like this or any project that matter. I am looking at this from 2 sides now. Local 1 or 2 machines or go big and launch this world wide. So what I really need is info from anyone who has been part of a crowd funding project so they can let me know th...
by nandibear
Sun Feb 21, 2016 12:54 am
Forum: Project Development
Topic: Bitcoin ATM Crowd Funding Project.
Replies: 25
Views: 5571

Re: Bitcoin ATM Crowd Funding Project.

Ok so I have had an idea about starting a crowd funding project to buy and effectively run a Lamassu bitcoin ATM as a group. ... I have not done this before so I would love to hear from anyone who has been involved in any type of crowd funding projects and let me know about their experience of how ...
by nandibear
Sat Feb 20, 2016 1:57 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Trying out purse.io again
Replies: 17
Views: 3829

Re: Trying out purse.io again

I signed up but it doesn't look like its for Australian users. Guess i should have ched first. Anyone know if they have plans to allow us aussies in on the site soon? @bitkilo I'd recommend using some sort of e-box here in the United States as your address. For example, MBE - ( Mail Boxes Etc ) - p...
by nandibear
Sat Feb 20, 2016 1:05 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum
Replies: 14
Views: 4887

Re: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum

I hope that I'm not making too big of deal out this issue with the pages. It just seems that when we post a thread (or comment) that we only have a very limited duration of time in which we can expect forum visitors to see it. It only takes 5 threads/comments to essentially make your thread/comment ...
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 11:50 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Bitcoin Powered Social Pressure
Replies: 4
Views: 2362

Re: Bitcoin Powered Social Pressure

...In order to issue an EV SSL, Digicert is requiring that Dun and Bradstreet (DUNS) list Saint Bitts' address and phone number in their public database. The problem is that while DUNS lists phone numbers for companies in the USA, and other major countries, they don't list phone numbers at all for ...
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum
Replies: 14
Views: 4887

Re: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum

It also appears that the issue was pointed out by CryptKeeper on Nov 24 2015 in a comment at the following thread -

Forum updates - 22nd of November
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: YouTube star testing bitcoin micropayments for video
Replies: 3
Views: 611

Re: YouTube star testing bitcoin micropayments for video

This is a really neat invention for payments! There's also another site ( Watchmybit.com ) doing something similar. There appears to be a video from yesterday ( feb 18 2016 ) of Roger Ver vs Joby Weeks of Bitclub which was captured yesterday at Anarchapulco 2016 . Someone posted it at Watchmybit.co...
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum
Replies: 14
Views: 4887

Re: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum

Btw, I see that this has been a problem going back to at least last November (2015).

A thread (with zero replies) was started at this forum by BitcoinXio on Nov 29 2015 -

Bug found in top pagination menu of forum
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Getting Roger Ver / Andreas Antonopoulos on USA Watchdog
Replies: 7
Views: 2150

Re: Getting Roger Ver / Andreas Antonopoulos on USA Watchdog

...The following is the conversation, starting at 19:13: [ VIDEO ] Greg: Some people would say, we are going to BitKonk,- Coin or eDollar or cryptocurrencies and you're saying ... Hugo: I hope, I hope, I hope you're not promoting the bitcoin, that's not even ... Greg: I'm not promoting it. Hugo: Le...
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 11:54 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum
Replies: 14
Views: 4887

Can someone please fix the php pagination script at this forum

There's a problem with moving past page 1 of the front page of the forum (i.e., Recent Topics) - No route found for "GET /page5.html" What we need is (and you can verify this by pasting in these urls)- https://forum.bitcoin.com/index.php?page=&recent_topics_start=5 for page 2 https://forum.bitcoin.c...
by nandibear
Fri Feb 19, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Forum Internal Server Error
Replies: 8
Views: 2549

Re: Forum Internal Server Error

It is not obvious to me what is causing it. I get it on my PC and on my phone. I get it when opening or reloading topics. I get it at different times of the day. And if I reload everything is fine again...
I've seen this Internal Server Error here at this forum too.
by nandibear
Thu Feb 18, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Roger Ver on Bitcoin - The Daily Decrypt interview - Feb 18 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 1594

Roger Ver on Bitcoin - The Daily Decrypt interview - Feb 18 2016

The Daily Decrypt is a Monday thru Friday newscast about cryptocurrencies which I have been watching for a couple of months now. Making Lies, Theft, & Violence More Expensive: Roger Ver on Bitcoin The Daily Decrypt February 18, 2016 https://youtu.be/xLAaXhgG6a8 Some topics discussed in the intervie...
by nandibear
Wed Feb 17, 2016 1:08 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Question- is this accurate - Forbes bitcoin classic hard fork fatal flaw
Replies: 18
Views: 2853

Re: Question- is this accurate - Forbes bitcoin classic hard fork fatal flaw

Some very helpful and related information has been posted in a new thread (feb 16 2016) by arnoudk -

CoinDesk: No, you won't go to jail for supporting Bitcoin Classic
by nandibear
Wed Feb 17, 2016 1:03 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: CoinDesk: No, you won't go to jail for supporting Bitcoin Classic
Replies: 3
Views: 848

Re: CoinDesk: No, you won't go to jail for supporting Bitcoin Classic

The fear and scaremongering that is taking place in the bitcoin forums, reddits and twitters is just mind-boggling. Lately, there have been a few posts on whether developers of Bitcoin Classic could go to jail if they failed to register as a MSB and people wondered if hosting a bitcoin classic node...
by nandibear
Tue Feb 16, 2016 11:03 pm
Forum: In the news
Topic: Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong - $5000 bet regarding successful Bitcoin hard fork
Replies: 6
Views: 1117

Re: Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong - $5000 bet regarding successful Bitcoin hard fork

In the article cited by arnoudk I also learned the following:

In their current forms the following can process these amounts (according to the cited article) of transactions per second:

Bitcoin - up to 7 transactions

Paypal - about 100 transactions

Visa - about 4,000 transactions
by nandibear
Tue Feb 16, 2016 10:53 pm
Forum: Micro Earnings
Topic: [Beta] Try out our faucet!
Replies: 17
Views: 5262

Re: [Beta] Try out our faucet!

Hi people! We recently built a faucet, please try it out here https://free.bitcoin.com/ This is still in beta, so don't post it on social media yet. I would be happy to get some feedback! @magma Thanks! I just now tried the faucet for the very first time and I instantly received some free BTC !
by nandibear
Tue Feb 16, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: In the news
Topic: Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong - $5000 bet regarding successful Bitcoin hard fork
Replies: 6
Views: 1117

Re: Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong - $5000 bet regarding successful Bitcoin hard fork

I expect 7c to be something that Coinbase is working on themselves. Brian Armstrong did (if memory serves me well) that they were working on a bitcoind implementation that works efficiently at their scale. Found the quote. Here it is: https://medium.com/@barmstrong/scaling-bitcoin-the-great-block-s...
by nandibear
Tue Feb 16, 2016 9:18 pm
Forum: In the news
Topic: Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong - $5000 bet regarding successful Bitcoin hard fork
Replies: 6
Views: 1117

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong - $5000 bet regarding successful Bitcoin hard fork

Coinbase CEO & co-founder Brian Armstrong's exact words (he wrote them) were: I’ll bet you $5,000 that bitcoin’s first hard fork works out just fine His statement was made two days ago (feb 14 2016) at Medium.com He created some slides (31 slides) to support his position, including: ( 1 ) Bitcoin is...
by nandibear
Tue Feb 16, 2016 6:05 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Feed Ze Birds
Replies: 74
Views: 32402

Re: Feed Ze Birds

How's this look -

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by nandibear
Sun Feb 14, 2016 7:07 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Has Martin Shkreli lost his mind or is he just trying to troll?
Replies: 8
Views: 3207

Re: Has Martin Shkreli lost his mind or is he just trying to troll?

Another hypothesis of what this may be all about - ( 4 ) Making $15 million dollars 'disappear' Perhaps Shkreli will now stash $15 million dollars away somewhere in secret and when the Courts go after all of his assets he will claim that he he lost $15 to a 'scammer' using Bitcoin? http://nandibear....
by nandibear
Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:40 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Has Martin Shkreli lost his mind or is he just trying to troll?
Replies: 8
Views: 3207

Re: Has Martin Shkreli lost his mind or is he just trying to troll?

Has Martin Shkreli lost his mind or is he just trying to troll? Martin Shkreli - February 14th 2016 - http://nandibear.com/img/Martin-Shkreli-bitcoin-sitoshi-kanye-west-2016.JPG Martin Shkreli - Twitter - Also, idiots, I've gotten in touch with Sitoshi (Bitcoin's creator) and he's agreed to help me...
by nandibear
Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Question- is this accurate - Forbes bitcoin classic hard fork fatal flaw
Replies: 18
Views: 2853

Re: Question- is this accurate - Forbes bitcoin classic hard fork fatal flaw

Cool! Why don't you post your favorite quote from that book here on the forum, once you are done reading it? As you live in the USA, you could use purse.io to order it on Amazon for a discounted price ;) @arnoud I will do that and perhaps even better I might do a video book review of Larken Rose's ...
by nandibear
Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: Bitcoin Discussion
Topic: Feed Ze Birds
Replies: 74
Views: 32402

Re: Feed Ze Birds

Looks quite doable. It is just PHP and MySQL. I'm sure many things are broken as it has not been maintained. I could not find any license agreement. Does this mean that we need to get permission from the author(s) first? Also, there will be some security related work. I just opened a few php files,...

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