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Improvements that could be made to how bitcoin propagates its transactions and blocks?

As of 2018 what are the known improvements that could be made to how bitcoin propagates its transactions and blocks?
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Is selfish mining still an option with compact blocks and FIBRE?

The selfish mining strategy relies on withholding a block to build on it in private. When the honest chain publishes a block, the attacker immediately broadcasts its own withheld block in order to try ...