I found this series of tweets to be very informative as to how our financial markets work (for us but mostly against us). There have been a few generations that have been drinking the economic Cool Aide without really question the soundness of these policies. Trump has opened the proverbial kimono and what we see is not pretty, and old and sagging system at the point of failure.
My Thoughts on the Art of Mixing:— PuraVida [₿ 🔑∎] (@Pura_Vlda) August 9, 2019
The goal of mixing is to break the initial link to your past transactional history. Right now you have #Whirlpool by @SamouraiWallet, @wasabiwallet and @joinmarket.
All are different implementations of Coin Joins that work in different ways.
Yes Bitcoin can be complicated. But we all need to better understand how to better maintain our privacy when moving our coins around. The are technologies moving forward to help us protect our privacy but every user will need to take an active role. You are now wondering, “what active role can I play?” I’m glad you asked. By electing to use software that has been designed to protect our privacy you are signaling to the Bitcoin community that privacy is important to you. This tweek by PuraVida is one of the best information sources I’ve seen about how SamouraiWallet has been built from the ground up to help keep every transaction private.
Get to know your transactions UTXO’s
1/62. As ambassadors of #Bitcoin, I believe we must speak the common tongue and avoid esoteric language so that our message can penetrate minds far and wide. Here, I will shed some light on the Bitcoin and cryptoasset universe in an exoteric nutshell. Let’s begin…
— 🔨Robert Breedlove (@Breedlove22) June 20, 2019
This 62 tweet storm might seem extreme (ly long) but I assure you that it is worth every tweet. As the world inches closer to greater acceptance of Bitcoin as a world currency, we should all try to learn a common language as we introduce the concept to family, friends and colleagues.