Do Coinbase Payments Require An Active Browser Session?

Posted on Tue 22 December 2015 in Tutorial • Tagged with bitcoin, coinbaseLeave a comment

Recently I was experimenting with an offline bitcoin wallet and I wanted to use it to make a donation to mozilla.org. Mozilla uses Coinbase to process their bitcoin transactions, which means that the process goes something like this:

  1. You initiate the transaction on the target site (e.g. mozilla ...
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Bitcoin For The Befuddled - Book Review

Posted on Sat 05 December 2015 in Review • Tagged with bitcoin, cryptography, programmingLeave a comment

I was a huge fan of Conrad Barski's last book, Land Of Lisp. I really like his writing style, which intersperses conventional writing with the occasional comic, which are both done very well. I was therefore very happy to see that his next book was going to cover something ...

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