Marty's Bent A daily newsletter highlighting signal in Bitcoin. Marty's Ƀent Issue #908: There's never been a better opportunity to exit The future is bright! Marty's Ƀent Issue #907: Bitcoin Core v0.21.0 has been released I recommend you freaks go check out the specs if you get a chance. Marty's Ƀent Issue #906: They don't have a leg to stand on How many times does hypocrisy have to be laid bare before we stop giving these maniacal assholes power over very important aspects of our society? Marty's Ƀent Issue #905: Taproot helping privacy There are many benefits Taproot could bring this potential wave of new bitcoin users. It would be a shame if those benefits were delayed. Marty's Ƀent Issue #904: The de-platforming will continue until our systems improve If Bitcoin wants to be resilient in the face of social attacks, it needs as many people as possible running nodes. It needs to survive "The Mass Unplugging". Marty's Ƀent Issue #903: Back to basics I need to get better at this. I plan on it. Marty's Ƀent Issue #902: Back to basics Find your zen. Learn to look away from the price if you can. It is only going to be more distracting from here. Marty's Ƀent Issue #901: They're catching on... All of these fundamentals coming to light during the same week that citizens decided to raid the US Capitol building. Wooo doggie. Marty's Ƀent Issue #900: A step towards Hal Finney's vision of Bitcoin? Regardless of how it plays out, the OCC's announcement creates regulatory clarity that will enable banks to attempt to compete. Marty's Ƀent Issue #899: Twelve years of Bitcoin visualized It is becoming glaringly obvious that bitcoin is already the unit of account for a number of individuals around the world. Marty's Ƀent Issue #898: Ending 2020 on a positive note 2020 may have been a particularly shitty year in many regards, but I believe a lot of good is going to come out of it. Marty's Ƀent Issue #897: Bitmain Civil War comes to an end Stay humble or Bitcoin will humble you. Marty's Ƀent Issue #896: We've reached a cultural tipping point The roaring 2020s are upon us and Bitcoin will be the reserve currency of the world by the end of the decade. Quote me. Marty's Ƀent Issue #895: Zebedee Announces Infuse It won't be long before we see large eSports tournaments replace cuck buck grand prize winnings with fat stacks of sats. Marty's Ƀent Issue #894: A stablecoin emerges on Bitcoin All will come to Bitcoin in time. Marty's Ƀent Issue #893: Simply elegant Local is simple. Bitcoin is simple Marty's Ƀent Issue #892: REMINDER: Trusted Third Parties are Security Holes Something needs to change. A revolt is in order freaks. Marty's Ƀent Issue #891: Is today the day Munchin Butts cements himself as the biggest idiot in the history of the Treasury? Be prepared for both civil disobedience and civil discussion. Let's hope the latter prevails. Marty's Ƀent Issue #890: More hashrate derivatives coming to market In the decade since Slush Pool was launched, the mining pool industry has proven to be one of the most ruthlessly competitive landscapes within the industry that has been erected around the Bitcoin network. Marty's Ƀent Issue #889: Bitcoin is taking over the world. Keep working. Complacency kills and we have many things to get done. Marty's Ƀent Issue #888: Are multicoin exchanges attacks on Bitcoin scaling? Those exchanges who have implemented SegWit and Lightning seem to be exchanges who have a focus on Bitcoin. Marty's Ƀent Issue #887: They want you poor AND stupid If at first you don't succeed in convincing people of something, simply change the definition of the thing you are arguing over. Marty's Ƀent Issue #886: Something to strive for Let's get to work harnessing all of the energy on Earth so we can join the aliens in inter-galactic travel! Marty's Ƀent Issue #885: It's time to make a stand The greatest, most liberating innovation the world has seen since the onset of the Internet is about to handcuffed by a single man. Marty's Ƀent Issue #884: A CoinSwap on testnet Slowly but surely, in the face of many sideline critics, the technology surrounding the Bitcoin protocol continues to improve.