👉 The Sat Standard - Bitcoin Weekly - May 14th, 2022

This week in bitcoin. Straight to the point. No bullshit. Every Saturday.

  • Bitcoin Optech #198
  • Terra “stablecoin” blows up
  • US Treasury sanctions custodial bitcoin mixer blender.io
  • Cashapp $1.73B in bitcoin sales Q1, $43M profit
  • Coinbase $309B volume Q1, $430M loss
  • Chainalysis valued at $8.6B
  • Joinmarket v0.9.6
  • Arti v0.3.0 Tor rust client
  • Casa launches api
  • Rusty Russell releases alternative covenants proposal
  • conversation with rusty on his proposal on dispatch
  • Spiral post on supporting open source
  • Georgetown law research shows ICE tracks 75% of Americans
  • Grayscale privately met with SEC trying to get GBTC approved as an Spot ETF
  • Costa Rica declares national emergency over ransomware attacks