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Bulletpoints on bulletproofs

Posted by: Adam Gibson | in Bitcoin, Cryptography | 1 year, 12 months ago |

Bulletproofs

The recent publication of this paper by Benedikt Bünz of Stanford (and coauthors) has caused quite a stir amongst Bitcoin people. It's kind of obscure for a non- or semi- technical audience, but most people who heard about it got the gist: this may be the way to finally make Confidential Transactions (transactions that hide the amounts) practical for Bitcoin.