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Newsworthy, kind of, because a number of years ago Apple had banned “crypto” apps.

“When Apple banned the Blockchain wallet over 1,000 news stories ran about Apple banning Bitcoin."



Possible to change the community after creating a post?

Let’s say I posted this in !main instead of !AskLemmy, would I be able to change the Community after posting? If so, how? …


Copyright 1892, wow.


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If you aren’t already familiar with the Lightning Network, Lopp has a great site for finding more information on it.


Exchanges where you can buy and/or sell bitcoin using Lightning network…


In the U.S. (and El Salvador), this same capability for the customer is available today from Strike. A merchant can use Strike as well, to have payments from customers paying with LN converted to dollars.


Video: Payment via Lightning network, from EUR, to BTC (on LN), to USD -- in seconds

This was a demonstration of using Bitcoin on Lightning Network ⚡ for a retail / Point of Sale (POS) transaction. This occurred during the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami last week. …



XPost: lemmy.ml's SSL cert just expired - Lemmy

Posting here in case the post in the main Lemmy community isn’t noticed. …


Lemmy’s day to shine (as Reddit is / was down), and new visitors are met with this.


Here’s a chart showing the quantity issued and quantity redeemed for each type of the #Casascius “physical bitcoins”: https://casasciustracker.com/status


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Out of 57 Casascius S1-BAR-100 “physical bitcoins” issued, only 8 remain unredeemed. …

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And then there were eight

Search for a community requires ! in front. Is that really necessary?

On Lemmy.ml, I click Communities then in the search box I type “uganda@baraza.africa” and click the Search button. The response is “No results.”. …


It was user error on my end. See my comment reply to u/nutomic


Ah … I see what I was doing wrong.

!fediversefutures@lemmy.ml works. Searching fediversefutures@lemmy.ml (without the “!” in front) instead shows “No results.”.

Thanks for the tip!


I can’t see !fediversefutures@lemmy.ml as a community from another Lemmy instance that I have an account on. Is federating this community planned?


For normies, … works just like chrome or firefox, without having to install any extensions / plugins, … there are no ads when watching the youtubes.


Lend at HodlHodl isn’t mentioned but it is different from the rest of the lending / yield methods.

With HodlHodl Lend, you lend out USDT or USDC, but the borrower’s collateral (bitcoin) is in an multisig contract and you have one of the three keys needed for the 2-of-3 signature contract. You don’t need to trust a BlockFi or anything like that.

Additionally, you can lend out USDT on Liquid network, and thus you can lend USDT without having to pay any on-chain fees (whereas, lending out USDC would cause you to have to pay gas fees.)

Live offers from the Offer list from this Tweet by HodlHodl



Decent article on lending bitcoin, altcoins, or stablecoins out. The conclusion at the bottom is the money shot: …


No ads on Youtube (i.e., at least, without requiring an adblocker).