bitcoin + freedom tech Host: Citadel Dispatch, Rabbit Hole Recap. CoFounder: Open Sats, Bitcoin Park, BitcoinTV, Bitcoin Dev List, Final Message. Managing Partner at Ten31.


Nostr: odell@werunbtc.com
Threema: @FSWWPJ43
Matrix: @ODELL
Simplex : @ODELL
Twitter: @ODELL
Telegram: @mattodell
Keybase: @mattodell
GitHub: @modl21

Current Projects

Citadel Dispatch
Discreet Log
We Run BTC
Bitcoin Park
Bitcoin Dev List


muun - easily receive or spend bitcoin on your phone
phoenix - easily use the lightning network on your phone
coldcard - long term bitcoin savings kept offline
bitcoin core - run and use your own bitcoin node
bitcoin transaction fees - utxo management
opendime - a fun way to gift bitcoin
getting started with bitcoin - audio, everything important from start to finish
bitcoin tools and resources - a list of my favorites

Words by me

Other Bitcoin Resources

Data Dashboard
Bitcoin Privacy Guide
Privacy Resources
Beginner Guide
Bitcoin Backups Guide
6102bitcoin Resources
Bitcoin Q&A Guides
Bitcoin Optech
Ministry of Nodes Guides
Lightning Node Management Guide
Price and Chain Data
P2P Trade Volumes
Bitcoin Stack Exchange
Bitcoin Wiki
Bitcoin ACKs - Bitcoin Core Activity Tracker
No KYC Guide
No KYC bitcoin exchanges
Getting Started with Lightning Network
Keep It Simple Bitcoin Guides
Software Verification Guide
General GPG Guide
Spanish Language Bitcoin Guides
Bisq Wiki
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Online Anonymity
Techlore Go Incognito Course
Ketan’s Blog
Saylor Academy - Bitcoin for Everybody
Econoalchemist’s Guides
Diverter’s Guides
21 Lessons

Bitcoin Tools

Hardware wallet: ColdCard, SeedSigner
Android wallets: Samourai, Blue Wallet, Muun Wallet
iOS wallets: Blue Wallet, Muun Wallet, Fully Noded
Lightning wallets: Phoenix, Breez, Muun Wallet, Zap, Zeus, RTL
Desktop wallets: Core, Sparrow Wallet, Specter
Self Hosted Multisig: Sparrow Wallet, Nunchuk, Specter, Caravan, Electrum
Hosted Multisig: Unchained Capital, Casa
Favorite block explorers: Mempool.Space, Blockstream, OXT, KYCP
Mempool Status
Transaction Monitor
Prebuilt dedicated node: Start9, Nodl
Build your own dedicated node: RaspiBlitz, Start9, Umbrel, RoninDojo, MyNode

Other Tools

Prebuilt computers: System76, Purism
Desktop OS: Pop!OS, Tails, Debian
Browser: Firefox, Tor, UnGoogled Chromium, Chromium
Mobile phone: Pixel running GrapheneOS or Calyx, Librem 5, Pine Phone
Messages: Signal, Simplex, Threema, Telegram
Hosted VPN: Mullvad, ProtonVPN, iVPN
Email: Tutanota, ProtonMail
Cross device notes/tasks: StandardNotes
Share files: Onion Share
Password manager: BitWarden, KeePass
Two factor authentication: Aegis

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My content provides education as to general privacy and security practices when using Bitcoin. Should you choose to apply the practices described in linked content with bitcoin or any other digital asset you own now or may purchase in the future, you do so at your own risk and I shall in no event be liable for any financial loss suffered. Nothing shall be construed as providing consulting, financial advice or general advice as to securing any digital asset of value.

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Investment Disclosure

I am a partner at the largest bitcoin venture fund in the world - Ten31. Our team at Ten31
have deployed over $100M to support bitcoin companies and projects in less than two years. Proud to support some of the best bitcoin projects in the world. Proud to provide high net worth individuals and institutions an alternative to fiat and “crypto” funds. There is no promise of paid promotion or endorsement in those agreements. You can find a full list of our portfolio on our website.

Advisor Disclosure

I advise many bitcoin companies and founders in the space. Currently five have given me small equity positions in return - BottlePay, Hoseki, Hexa Wallet, Pleblab, and SwanBitcoin. There is no promise of paid promotion or endorsement in those agreements. I will use my position as an advisor to help make the above products the best they can be but it should not be considered an endorsement.


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