We try to practice what we preach here at the Bent.
If this experience can be replicated on mainnet, it isn't hard to see how these federated mints can become popular in a relatively short amount of time.
There is no turning back from this.
Slowly but surely bitcoin seeps further into the public psyche and Block is doing its part to make sure of it.
In time, we'll look back at these times and marvel at how far the network has come from a usability perspective.
Here's to hoping we get more quality designers focused on building Bitcoin applications.
Bitcoin is changing the game right in front of our eyes.
Hey Bloomberg (I know you're reading), this is a win-win for you. If it works, you're making more money and driving more traffic to your writers. If it doesn't, you get to write another hit piece on how Bitcoin is bad.
Joule Allowances will allow Joule users to set parameters when visiting certain Lightning Network-enabled websites that make it so the extension automatically pays invoices that fall within the defined parameters.
While the Lightning Network is in its infancy, we must restrain ourselves from making the same false promises. I myself am guilty of this at times. It's always nice to have the angel on your shoulder.
I've worked for a Russian. One of the smartest people I've had the pleasure of knowing. A great man. I've studied with an Iranian, one of the nicest people I've ever met in my life. A great man.
I have a feeling Joule, or something very much like it, is going to explode onto the scene in the next 18-months. Quote me.
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