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Turn your self hosted Lightning Network node to public in 10 minutes

In this article I will explain how can you setup self hosted Lightning Network (at home or anywhere) to get public (not changing) IP for 5$/month what will make your node public - other nodes will be able to open channels to your node. This is not TOR based solution. This is not DDNS based solution.


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1 year lost on a failed startup

How I lost 1 year of life doing failed crypto startup

In April 2019 I decided to completely stop developing my cryptocurrency project ending entire year of full time work in failed tech startup which I wanted to create. During that time:

I spent about 2200 hours hardcore coding, writing, meeting, pitching, calling and everything else related to building a startup - in that case a software product I've implemented ~ 80 000 lines of code which never experienced production usage. Registered company which did not gained any profit only expanses. Finally spent about 10 000 USD on life living costs without any income;

I would like to share my story. I believe it may be an inspiration and bring some answers for anyone who dreams about running own startup. During that time I've done tons of mistakes but I've also achieved a lot of milestones. This was a very interesting adventure and I believe anyone can enjoy that chronicle.

I invite you for the story of a dream and a failure.


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Lessons learned from 1400 Bitcoins loss

The recent news about 1400 bitcoins loss caused a lot of buzz: the amount of Bitcoins worth about 16.3 million $, not any kind of exchange hack, all happened using Electrum wallet - one of the oldest and still very popular Bitcoin wallet.
I share the lessons which could be learned from that story.


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