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Why Bitcoin (or fiat currency) tipping can't replace traditional online advertising

Your backups on the USB flash drives are in danger


Give a man a fish...


I am looking for the better alternative to (for non-US authors)


Your messages.dat too big? Here is the solution

You can make backup of your keys and messages, delete the database (shut down Bitmessage before to do this!) and next time you run Bitmessage, it will recreate new database.

My old messages.dat was 678M. After I deleted it, the size of the new messages.dat is 25M.

I just moved the folder .config/PyBitmessage to PyBitmessage-old-backup, made new .config/PyBitmessage and copied keys.dat to the new folder. If I want to read my old messages, I can just swap the folders.

Discussion on Reddit.

Merchants can't collect evidence required by VAT laws if they use Bitcoin

Merchant (middlemen) for selling digital services, that deal with all VAT-related bullshit and accepting Bitcoin?

The USD as the Narcodollar

Why Freenet is not secure

The attacker can simply include in his freesite a web counter like this:

Conspiracy? Keywords "garcinia kola ebola" and "colloidal silver ebola" will get you banned from Instagram?


Bitcoin is protected by two forms of cryptography

Why Alpha 3 Omega acids are important for human health

Bitcoin – the craziest asymmetric bet in the human history


The same phishing app on Facebook on different URL hosted on the same HostGator account

The same phishing app on different URL:

Facebook Phishing - Hosted on Hostgator


Humans should eat vegetables and meat. Not sugar and junk food.


WTF? Ubuntu Drivers from Microsoft - looks legit


There is no "Bitcoin economy"

There is one economy. The global economy.

I am not using TrueCrypt version 7.2


Why banks will not charge customers for deposits

Why Bitcoin can (not) be used for monetization of blogs and e-books

Dr. Perry Kendall: taking pure ecstasy can be "safe" when consumed responsibly by adults

B.C. chief medical officer Dr. Perry Kendall clarifies his position on use of ecstasy

"Wheat Belly is an anti-scientific" - discussion about gluten, phytic acid and pseudoscience

Human brain, Turing machines and quantum computers

Chris Adami explains why black holes lose mass because of Hawking radiation

Is phytic acid really bad?


How Target figured out a teen girl was pregnant


Russian central bank's FUD against Bitcoin scam, BitPlastic "Bitcoin Debit Card" compliants

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