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Actions speak louder than words; where are the SegWit2X futures markets? 🤔@BitMEXdotcom @bitfinex @CryptoFLtd @OKCoin @coinpit

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@KarateMc4w350m3 It’s so low it’s a rounding error. The cost of the CPU cycles on my RPi node would be well under $0.01

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End result: hashpower is only powerful within context of competing against other valid-block-producing hashpower. twitter.com/lopp/status/91…

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@paul_btc @zooko @AriDavidPaul You seem to be referring to one specific type of on-chain governance?

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@zooko @paul_btc @AriDavidPaul It’s tricky b/c governance does imply creation & enforcement of rules. So if you can..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…3b

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@paul_btc @AriDavidPaul @zooko Right, that’s why I think “governance” may be the wrong term. If participants are al..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…T0

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The cost of creating a valid Bitcoin block is arbitrarily high & based upon network consensus. The cost of rejecting an invalid block is 0.

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@MKjrstad @seweso I work for BitGo and this was on one of our VPSes. Yes, it has SSDs with 8,000 IOPs provisioned.

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@mikeinspace Maybe you can bring them on Bitcoin Car Talk to hash it out!

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@AriDavidPaul @zooko It’s certainly not a strong argument when there is a high cost to leave. 😕

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@AriDavidPaul @zooko I don’t claim it’s optimal because first we’d have to agree upon what we’re optimizing for. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nZ

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@AriDavidPaul @zooko Democracy is governance by overwhelming voice / force - Bitcoin is governance by exit. I doubt..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Hc

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@AriDavidPaul @zooko If “on-chain governance” means “on-chain democracy” then it seems like a solution looking for a problem.

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@prestonjbyrne Good luck shutting down the ones in more friendly jurisdictions and the ones running on tor…

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@scottwalker99 A bunch of people quit out of fear while others get pissed off and go underground.

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@zacksomeone @BitGo We already have one developer in Germany; if you’re qualified then you can apply to work remotely.

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@MKjrstad This was syncing Parity 1.7.2 on an SSD with ~8,000 IOPs.

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