It’s almost time for Bitcoin Socratic Seminar #16!
What is a Socratic Seminar?
Inspired by other BitDevs meetups around the US, our Socratic Seminar events are formatted to foster debate, information sharing and lively discussion.
- Discussion topics are provided ahead of the event
- The event moderator(s) leads the audience through the topics
- Raise your hand to grab the mic and participate in the conversation
- We go to a bar afterwards
⛏ Mining Dev Kit
🔒 OP_VAULT gets a BIP # soon
🪡 Dusty opens a PR for channel splicing in Core LN
🕶 Route Blinding merged
🗣 Aunty LN
Alex and Benny takes home a win for the Atlanta and Tampa bitcoin communities at SatsX hack with verified lightning node profiles on Nostr.
🟣 LNURL over Nostr
Kukks started a discussion around implementing LNURL on top of Nostr, which would provide a way to use LNURL without HTTP.
⚡️ Nostr Wallet Connect
The Alby folks drafted a NIP for “wallet connect”, the goal of which is to allow you to make a Nostr zap without switching over to a lightning wallet.
🔑 Block Wallet becomes BitKey
The Block wallet build projects continues and their latest blog post announces the name as “BitKey”.
TBD launches an LSP called c=
👩⚖️ Restraining order against Lightning Labs
Blockchain startup Tari Labs wins restraining order against Lightning Labs over Taro protocol