Are warning-free builds really a good thing?

I’m a big fan of pipelines that fail for warnings as well as errors. Such a policy keeps repos clean, current, less buggy, and even more agile….

Library.Template: A git repo template for .NET development

It is amazing what the .NET SDK can enable you to build with so little code. But very soon you need to add a cloud build pipeline…

Hosting Zcash litewalletd via Zebra

In previous posts, I described how I hosted a zcashd node and added a litewalletd service on top of that. In this post, I describe why and…

How to host a Zcash litewalletd server via docker

In a prior post I documented how I used a docker-compose.yml file to make it easy to create and maintain a zcashd server. In this post, I…

HODL Is Not Enough-Crypto Must Become an Economic Currency

If cryptocurrencies were only good as an investment, BTC might be enough by itself. But of course, the value many people see in cryptocurrency is to supplant…

How to host a Zcash node via docker

I’ve been running my own zcashd node in a docker container for quite a while. But it has been hosted by my primary Windows machine. Today, I…

Moved from Blogger to self-hosted WordPress

The URL is the same but hosting for this blog has moved from Google’s Blogger to hosting WordPress on my own server. I learned a lot in…

Should I merge or rebase in git?

A lot has been said about whether folks should rebase, squash or merge into their git repos. It has almost gotten to the level of religious arguments…

How to sell your Coinbase Multi-sig wallet coins on the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network

The Bitcoin Cash (BCC/BCH) fork was controversial and many expected it to quickly die, which is why Coinbase announced ahead of the fork that customers would not have access to…

All about RSA key formats

I’ve spent the past few weeks building up the PCLCrypto library which targets .NET Framework, Windows Store (WinRT), Windows Phone (WP8), Silverlight (SL), Xamarin.Android (XA) and Xamarin.iOS…