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Recent newsletters and blog posts

  • Bitcoin Optech Newsletter #145

    This week’s newsletter describes progress on activating taproot, summarizes an update to LN offers to partly address stuck payments, relays a request for feedback on anchor outputs in LND, and announces the public launch of the Sapio smart contract development toolkit. Also included are our regular sections with summaries of changes to popular clients and services, new releases and release candidates, and notable changes to popular Bitcoin infrastructure software.

  • Bitcoin Optech Newsletter #144

    This week’s newsletter summarizes recent progress on code to activate taproot and contains our regular sections with descriptions of a recent Bitcoin Core PR Review Club meeting and notable changes to popular Bitcoin infrastructure software.

  • Bitcoin Optech Newsletter #143

    This week’s newsletter contains our regular sections with announcements of new releases and release candidates, plus notable changes to popular Bitcoin infrastructure projects.

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