Compiling a Bitcoin Node from Source on a Raspberry Pi

High Level Steps Install the latest Raspberry Pi OS (64-bit if you have more than 4 GB of RAM)Install some tools (pydf, htop, screen)Set up your USB drive and mount it automatically on rebootClone the Bitcoin sourceInstall build dependenciesBuild runtime dependencies from sourceRun ./autogen.shRun ./configure with the…

Saving Money by Running Bitcoin on a Raspberry Pi

I've been playing around with a Raspberry Pi and one question I wanted to answer was: How much electricity will I save by running the Raspberry Pi instead of my desktop computer?To answer this, I bought a cheap power meter that can be used when plugging in a device…

Weekly Ways to Earn Crypto: Selling Bitcoin Options

This series has one goal: To make money.  In the pursuit of making money, however, there are two approaches.  First, you can spend time (labor) to earn money by performing tasks for others.  Second, you can utilize cash (capital) to allow it to earn for you.  This second approach is…