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Pieter Wuille
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Is there a difference between the multi-signature and Shamir's secret sharing?

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How does exactly ICO work? What the advantage of ICO for companies?

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File format -- rev*.dat

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SegWit transaction fee/byte

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Is it correct to say that Bitcoin has a virtual machine in the same way as Ethereum does?

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How does OP_RETURN burn coins?

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Where to find exact number of hashes required to mine most recent block?

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Understanding POW and transactions

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Why does the TXID have 256 bits when Bitcoin's address security is 160-bit?

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How is mining the exact same hash on every computer avoided?

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BLS signatures vs Schnorr

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Why are transaction input and output indices called `vin` and `vout`?

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Can I mix P2PKH and P2WPKH inputs in the same transaction?

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BIP44: What's the use of internal addresses?

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Redeem script. script hash, witness script and witness program

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Why doesn't basepoint G of Secp256K1 seem to be on the Elliptic Curve?

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How big is the input of a P2PKH transaction?

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What are the privacy implications of filtered blockchain downloads?

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How does the Bitcoin client encrypt the wallet.dat file?

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Does Bitcoin still use the IRC channel?

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What happens when the same wallet (private key) is used on several machines?

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Would sidechains help Bitcoin scale?

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Does bitcoind accept batch RPC calls?

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How to increase the speed of synchronisation?

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What does "Activating Best Chain" mean?

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Who mined the infamous block 364422?

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How to specify number of threads for bitcoind?

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Which wallet libraries officially intend to use Bech32 addresses, and will the addresses generated by them be compatible?

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Breaking Bitcoin Private Key

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k selection for Schnorr signatures

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