FLOSS Weekly

Jul 30th 2014

FLOSS Weekly 303


Hosted by Randal Schwartz
Bitcoin is a new peer-to-peer platform for the next generation of financial technology
Records live every Tuesday at 11:00am Eastern / 8:00am Pacific / 16:00 UTC.
Hosts: Randal Schwartz and Dan Lynch. Bitcore is a complete, native interface to the Bitcoin network, and provides the core functionality needed to develop apps for bitcoin. Ryan has contributed major feature enhancements to bitcore, especially hierarchical deterministic wallets (BIP 32), payment protocol (BIP 70), message signing, ECIES (asymmetric encryption), and general improvements to both the C++ and javascript cryptography. Manuel has contributed in many ways to bitcore, most importantly making it work fully in the browser, and achieving 100% test data compatibility with Bitcoin Core. He also helped build insight.is and copay.io, and is the main maintainer behind the proofofexistence project, a decentralized timestamping service built on top of bitcoin. Guests: Manuel Araoz and Ryan X Charles Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/floss. We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Here's what's coming up for FLOSS in the future. Think your open source project should be on FLOSS Weekly? Email Randal at merlyn@stonehenge.com. Thanks to Cachefly for providing the bandwidth for this podcast, and Lullabot's Jeff Robbins, web designer and musician, for our theme music.