how does ABE decode data from the blockchain, and why does it store that data in a database rather than simply pointing to the offset?
I can't figure out what the code in ABE is actually doing. Essentially I've determined they open a bitstream to analyze the data from the blockchain, but what I'm confused about is this: def ...
What are the most secure way to store a huge amount of BTC over a long time and its (detailed) risks? A other assumption is that the owner does not have a very technical background, thus it will not ...
Say I want to save ten bitcoins could I send them to myself and just not 'pick them up' with my client? In a way would I be storing the bitcoins in the blockchain and when I want them just start up ...
What are good ways and places for storing backup of an encrypted wallet? When somebody open encrypted wallet what all can he do when he does not have a key? asuming that the key to the wallet is e.g. ...
My niece turns 4 next month and I'd like to give her a fraction of a Bitcoin for her birthday. What is a good way to do this so that she can hold on to it for 10 years or so? Should I just store in ...
I've finally managed to figure out bitcoin, it's fantastic, now I have a goal of buying some coins while they're still affordable. Please provide some advice for a fellow hoarder. Just keeping all ...
It seems to be random or up to the miner from what I can tell. But to store blocks, one must keep the order of the transactions (in some position column, etc) because regenerating the block for later ...
What is the safest medium on which to store my wallet/private keys? I avoid eWallets like the plague. I have my wallet on my computer at the moment with the Bitcoin passphrase encryption and I have ...