The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @lopp ever

December 2017

alexbosworth LN is a combination of old ideas that people knew held promise but required work to realize. There are just as many..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…xB

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@diegogurpegui If folks are willing to pay to anchor into Bitcoin, that’s fine with me. coindesk.com/bitcoin-the-tr…

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Some folks’ outrageous antics have led them to become Bitcoin (in)famous this year. Others speak softly and carry a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gB

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@GeniaMiinko @crypto_doctor_ @eyeone Yep, just tallying up the annual commit metrics from each repo.

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Rest in Peace:
Emergent Consensus, 2016-2017
SegWit2X, 2017-2017
coin.dance/blocks/histori… pic.twitter.com/N96i7XwuT9

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Due to the record-breaking acceleration of Bitcoin’s hashrate in 2017, the days of work a miner with 100% of curren..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…uD

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@murchandamus IMO services that accept BTC deposits should not credit them to the user if the amount is below an ec..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…OW

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Bitcoin’s thermodynamic security increased from 3 exahashes per second to 14 exahashes per second in 2017…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…e0

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@MichaWahl By crawling the network and asking all the nodes to which you can connect for info about nodes that have..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…5L

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The number of listening (publicly connectable) Bitcoin nodes doubled in 2017 to 11,000! Note: it’s estimated that t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Uw

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@dstadulis @Coindicator Bitnodes is looking at all 10,000+ reachable nodes when listening to block propagation. Min..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7g

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Bitcoin address reuse (which is bad for user privacy) continued its downward trend in 2017. Still a long ways to go..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…N5

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@mecampbellsoup @EconEngineer These stats were just looking at the “github commits” activity which also includes upstream merges.

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Bitcoin transaction fees relative to the block subsidy increased from 5.7% to 31.7% this year. If fee rates remain..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…x2

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@Coindicator Network improvements / compact blocks / fast relay networks.

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@Mighty_Humanzee The network comes to consensus faster about the current state of the blockchain. A direct impact i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…jo

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Bitcoin block propagation time halved again this year after halving last year as well. Average time to reach 50% of..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gL

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lopp Nailed it. I’m willing to double down and predict that no @bitcoincoreorg backed hard fork activates in 2017. twitter.com/lopp/statuses/…

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bitfinex We will be suspending trading in all Chain Split Token (CSTs) at 23:30:00 UTC as we prepare to settle outstanding B..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Pi

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@CryptoCalories Right; the OP_RETURN outputs have no value; the transaction that creates them has to spend inputs w..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0h

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@CryptoCalories OP_RETURN outputs don’t burn coins; they have no value associated with them.

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@tgnedal It’s a way of embedding arbitrary data in the blockchain and is used by a number of services. bitcoin.org/en/glossary/nu…

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Countries with the most relative interest in searching for Bitcoin in 2017. trends.google.com/trends/explore… pic.twitter.com/YXZpK6Oqu2

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@CryptoCalories Yes, more outputs are being created to specifically embed data.

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Bitcoin OP_RETURN outputs created in:
2014: 13,000
2015: 655,000
2016: 1,040,000
2017: 2,253,000..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…IT

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@flyosity 1) Use every skill and resource I have to make Republicans and Democrats less relevant every passing day…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ii

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@amadeobrands As noted in the tweet, only looking at commits to the low level reference implementation - not every..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Zo

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@abzTRDR Indeed, though if you don’t hold the private keys, you don’t actually own the crypto asset. You just have..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…sD

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@BKoral713 @eyeone You could look at metrics such as code coverage of automated unit / regression tests. I’m sure t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fq

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2) More evidence of bcash wealth consolidation:
15,592 addresses own 70% of all BCH.
17,413 addresses own 61% of al..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…va

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1) Bcash’s UTXO set dropped from 50.6M to 41.5M unspent transaction outputs since the August 1 fork, a net loss of..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…cu

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@mattpass @polemitis Miners collect transaction fees; the block subsidy is just meant to bootstrap the network whil..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…PU

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@crypto_doctor_ @eyeone One of many factors to look at; I’m not claiming this is the end-all, be-all metric for val..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pk

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Bitcoin’s UTXO set grew from 44M to to 62M unspent transaction outputs in 2017, adding a net new UTXO every 2 secon..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…43

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@woonomic No, just a sorting fail on my part.

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2017 reference impl commits & merges:
Bitcoin Core: 1,925
Litecoin: 1,298
IOTA: 1,166
Monero: 1,199
Bitcoin ABC: 1,..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Jc

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Protect your @github repositories from being hijacked by securing SSH access and GPG commit signing with a YubiKey…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…U9

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@EtnHype This is general advice; I see far too many people wasting their time by feeding trolls.

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Trolls are time thieves; the best defense against time thieves is to cut off their hands by filtering their words s..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…q5

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Make sure to send your thanks to @lopp pic.twitter.com/fMErJFhaES

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As someone who has been SWATted, the root problem IMO is that law enforcement agencies are allowing themselves to b..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Zk

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polemitis I’m old enough to remember when Bitcoin’s biggest problem was (supposedly) that transaction fees wouldn’t be enough..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Nd

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@PatrickDurling @WhalePanda Slightly less due to another few quirks but yeah.

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@flyosity @Javi In hindsight, perhaps, but the 2 year bear market was rough. Really glad I ended up going full-time Bitcoin a year later.

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@MoodySwitch @WhalePanda Easy; you don’t assign any value to the transaction output. It’s completely valid.

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An unknown miner just learned an expensive lesson by destroying the entire 12.5 BTC coinbase reward for block 501,7..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…3v

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@Ragnarly One of these days you and I need to rock out with our glocks out.

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I’m HODLing BTC in order to some day pay for the digitization & decentralization of my consciousness so that I can..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…dN

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@jratcliff Yeah, but Satoshi didn’t say SegWit (or P2SH) are acceptable for his vision.

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@oseselio Nice, you should do a PR to add a link to your list in the trading info on lopp.net/bitcoin.html

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@emilepetrone IIRC they are cryptographically locked and can only unlock a million per month or something.

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Lightning Network is a bitcoin cache that allows you to delay settlement in order to save on fees and make instant..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…88

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@emilepetrone First you have to ask how the market cap is actually calculated, then I’d compare their daily trading..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…B5

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@firepol I think the author said that it’s available on Amazon.

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There can be no curiosity without hope, no hope without discontent. We must constantly yearn for utopia while failing to achieve it.

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@Graham_Zinc @MiLiKitech @bisq_network @manfred_karrer Bisq is cool; I don’t think it has reached its final form.

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A 122 page guide to investing in crypto assets. Looks thorough! docdro.id/6acfHMo

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@2B7C89526 It shouldn’t, because you haven’t actually changed assets - you still own BTC. However, if you then exch..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…oS

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@MiLiKitech Check out @bisq_network to see the current state of decentralized exchange.

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@kadhirvelavan You could implement several ways, such as with escrow via multisig, but atomic swaps are superior. T..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…hw

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@iang_fc That’s because it’s a terrible propaganda piece; what did you expect?

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@MiLiKitech How do you get anyone to trust a specific software wallet? Decentralized exchanges will just be softwar..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…j4

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Centralized exchanges create systemic risk & prevent price discovery by falling over during turbulent times. Can’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…VA

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@jgarzik It’s heartwarming to see folks recycling old drama rather than wasting resources creating new drama that’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…jR

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@flyosity Heh, I’ve heard similar stories but with them finding lots of BTC. I wonder how much of coinbase’s BTC ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…jW

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murchandamus Have you seen the LN graph on testnet lately?

I’ve taken a peak: medium.com/@murchandamus/… pic.twitter.com/FstttItm8W

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@cryptobelfrey They’ll continue to say those things until everyone stops listening.

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Google Buds review:
User experience: B
Battery Life: B
Conversation translation: D
Comfort: F
Note that the auto de..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Zz

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Ask yourself how well Buttcoiners and their rhetoric have managed to stem the rising tide of Bitcoin adoption, then..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fO

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Crypto capital gains reporting would be much simpler if the IRS accepted crypto assets directly. This is especially..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…BR

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pierre_rochard New followers: please do not give your hard-earned money to James Altucher or Tai Lopez. I’m sure they are great gu..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fK

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@DeadmonTellem LN centralizes Bitcoin in the same way that TCP/IP centralizes the Internet - by routing data betwee..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Eu

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@CobraBitcoin If users need to actually manage channels, that would be a UX failure. It needs to happen under the h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…J7

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Those who fear the coming Bitcoin paradigm shift believe that users won’t want to lock up their funds in payment ch..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…MJ

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🤣Selective hearing at its finest.🤣 reddit.com/r/btc/comments…

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@sourcex44 @officialmcafee Ah, weird that I didn’t see anyone talking about it.

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Is it a coincidence or did @officialmcafee’s hacked account just flippen bcash with ripple in a single pump tweet? pic.twitter.com/UddXSyYXiq

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BitMEXResearch A Complete History of Bitcoin’s Consensus Forks

We list 19 Bitcoin consensus rule changes, which represents what w..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nV

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alexbosworth Mainnet Lightning Network paying my actual phone bill with actual Mainnet funds on @bitrefill. Speed: Instant. Fee:..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vC

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@leewallisuk Not that I’m aware of, though the problem wouldn’t be with the trezor hardware itself but rather with..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…aP

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@leewallisuk A variety of extreme edge case bugs. It’s extremely rare, but it’s always a possibility. Poor fee calc..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Yz

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Looks like somebody hacked @officialmcafee and is having a bit of fun playing “market manipulator.” Otherwise, you’..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Xn

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@LongIslandDan @Scotus You’re saying that Ross was charged with human trafficking and weapons trafficking? I only r..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Kg

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@CryptoParadyme @Scotus The Marshals should have to buy them back at current market rate. 😉

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The backlash I receive when supporting @Free_Ross is evidence that many of you aren’t ready for crypto anarchy. Bet..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yz

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@thechaz @LongIslandDan @Scotus A sister site, called “The Armory”, sold weapons (primarily guns) during 2012, but..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…EK

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@notorious_acv @Scotus If you read the /entire/ saga you’ll discover that he was extorted by corrupt FBI agents who..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…VA

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@thecryptomann @Scotus If you believe the government has the authority to dictate what people do with their own bod..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…YF

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@LongIslandDan @Scotus False. When the Silk Road first began, the creator and administrators instituted terms of se..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…a9

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Free Ross Ulbricht, @Scotus. And while you’re at it, return the bitcoins that were stolen from him and many Silk Ro..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pl

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@Anachr0n1zm @cburniske We haven’t gone anywhere, though I know plenty who have stepped into the shadows as their wealth has grown.

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@masonic_tweets This is becoming a common theme; early adopters and contributors losing touch with the community. I..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…iG

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Hashes why I’m 🐂BTC
68f741cb1f8f02e3056224e9e858343cb55690ae632710b05f489da58bf889a4
53abc34cc8455d729aa94a8625a1fc..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…nN

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@shubh716 @zooko It really depends on how much value we’re talking about. This is a pretty extreme edge case, but i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…O6

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@IsYourNewsReal Hardware wallets, definitely not on exchanges.

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@zooko Yeah, this is one of many reasons why you shouldn’t put all your coins in one basket.

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Spending crypto assets is inherently risky - every time you do so, there is a possibility that a software bug will..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pH

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YourBTCC Job postings on LinkedIn with in the headline grew to 4,917 listings in the first 11 months of 2017—an inc.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gVY

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Hello, India! Please don’t invest in bitcoin simply because you read a tweet in The Economic Times. Invest in educa..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…xf

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@shubh716 I recommend putting all of your recovery data into an encrypted volume you create using Veracrypt.

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It’s good practice to keep multiple off-site backups of your data, especially crypto assets. Be sure to encrypt you..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…AS

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@ijoytwit Nice! I need to get a copy of this 😊

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Article asks what Germany can do to fix this excess energy problem. I suspect the market will provide an answer in..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gh

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It’s fun to see how far crypto assets can fly fueled by marketing rather than engineering! pic.twitter.com/0Kna3bG4h8

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@RussMinVegas @MrGoodwibes Sounds about right to me. Bitcoin doesn’t care about the USD value of the outputs. Fees..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9l

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@RussMinVegas @MrGoodwibes Sounds like your wallets are full of low value dust outputs. Time to consolidate!

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@BTCBehaviour Follow the link at the top of the page to either submit a pull request or create an issue for me to add it. Thanks!

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@TuurDemeester Solid medium of exchange argument! They should test that thesis against reality.

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Great guide to social network manipulation. Assume you’re always under surveillance - if you aren’t, you’re not a g..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8o

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We’re at the phase of adoption where most people have heard of Bitcoin, few understand why it’s valuable, and even fewer actually own any.

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@Cyranogrosnez Sure, though it would be far more efficient for a nation state to seize currently running hardware…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ac

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@joshmh @ctolarsson @AriDavidPaul Did it? I recall Armory had a bug with theirs but haven’t heard of issues with the Linux report.

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@traderintrainin Right, you can split into shards that have the level of redundancy you deem sufficient.

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@ctolarsson @AriDavidPaul My recommendation is to write down all recovery instructions, store in an encrypted data..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yS

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If I were the Winklevii, I’d be anonymously buying bunkers in countries that have poor diplomatic relations with ea..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6j

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@CoranDarling @jordannelson39 2FA should preferably be hardware based to protect against phone porting attacks.

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@JanMichaelDavid You can technically make Lightning payments today on mainnet. There’s no clear demarcation of what..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Su

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In my opinion you should have a level of security on your crypto assets that is sufficient for protecting 10X their..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9d

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giladby What @lopp said and:
1. Use a @FIDOAlliance U2F security key as a 2nd factor auth if available, an app based one if..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…U0

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@dineshnyr Yes, require hardware 2FA to access your password manager.

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If you store your passwords in your brain, the likelihood of getting rekt is high. Use password managers to generat..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Al

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@Ferdinando1970 If you believe other assets are frauds then I still don’t see the point of being jealous - you can’..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UB

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Are you upset that Bitcoin’s share of the whole crypto asset market is down to 50% even though the whole market has..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…NA

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@kallerosenbaum Probably an integer overflow, just had it brought to my attention a few days ago.

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btcthreats.com by @WeathermanIam is one of the most in-depth Bitcoin threat models I’ve seen. Adding this..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Uf

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@askmecryptos Was it sent by a BitGo client? If not, there’s not much I can do. We work with our customers to help..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pB

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naval Society has had multiple stores of value, as none is perfectly secure. Gold, oil, dollars, real estate, (some) bond..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…TQ

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There are no holidays on the Bitcoin network. Bitcoin never sleeps! twitter.com/APompliano/sta…

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@bg_mrk Maybe I should share a hash of my reasons. 🤓

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@bg_mrk If I was able to, I would have already… Nice hat, BTW 😎

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@bg_mrk I’m sure there are plenty of other systems with amazing developments underway! I’m not saying Bitcoin is go..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…JQ

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ivarivano If you followed @JulianAssange , @Twitter automatically un-followed you and you need to follow him again.

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@lightcoin Makes sense to me to use singular when referring to uncountable quantities, but not so much when referri..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…st

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@lightcoin How would you refer to it as a substance? “I got some bitcoin?”

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I’m more bullish on Bitcoin today than I have been in the past 5 years. The developments underway that have been ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4D

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@CaptainCryptoHD That’s the name of one github repository, sure. There are at least half a dozen different software..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7c

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@phildaian @sickpig Hard to address many of the points without specific examples, but it’s certainly true that ther..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Zz

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Just because someone calls it Bitcoin doesn’t make it real. Beware of imposters! pic.twitter.com/RKIS62jBVb

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Satoshi Nakamoto is an anagram of:
“Santa saith ‘moo,’ OK?”
“So, I took a Samson hat.”
“Ooh, a statism koan!”

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@_stevelestrange Right, there’s a specific term for the different phrasing. In general I’d expect you’d refer to it..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…sg

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Peace on Twitter, good will toward trolls! pic.twitter.com/injHaRp36h

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@FelixWeis 1 BTC == 1.24 BTC? This is going to make the math much more difficult…

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Slightly unpopular view, but I consider bitcoins to be units of measurement, thus I pluralize amounts greater than..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ca

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Governments don’t guarantee the value of the money they issue. At best, they guarantee that you will receive the sa..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…eF

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Bitcoin’s mempool is clearing! 😊 pic.twitter.com/zVf51wt8iH

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@AlexPickard @perplextus I think that pretty much any metrics can be gamed short term - a fork would need to show d..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…u9

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@perplextus I don’t believe Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold, Bitcoin Diamond, Bitcoin Red, or any other minority forks a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…OH

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@perplextus I can’t stop you from believing that it is 😯

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By referring to the Bitcoin network as “Bitcoin Core,” folks are trying to support a narrative that “Core controls..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…qY

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@adam3us Or fee estimates that use a long trailing window of blocks with a very high confidence threshold.

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@notgrubles @Excellion That’s because it’s a medium of exchange, not a giant of exchange. 😁

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@VinnyLingham You mean Bitcoin Core & Bitcoin ABC? Or Bitcoin & Bitcoin Cash? Doesn’t make sense to mix & match net..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…il

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Happy holidays! Here’s to living in interesting times; may we all find our personal moon in the new year. 🍾 pic.twitter.com/adjMTrIdVC

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@alanwarms The issue is with having gatekeepers. Any system with gatekeepers who have custodianship of your money c..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…S7

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@kiranvaidya @CoinbaseSupport @VinnyLingham Correct - put more succinctly: “not your private keys, not your bitcoin.”

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@phildaian Interesting perspective; have you participated in any of the discussions? I don’t see your name on any dev list emails.

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@kiranvaidya @CoinbaseSupport @VinnyLingham Your problem is that you don’t have any BTC - you only have BTC IOUs with a trusted third party.

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@CryptoLova That’s why you shouldn’t keep your cold storage in unencrypted single sig wallets.

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@CobraBitcoin @_jonasschnelli_ The folks who felt fees were unbearable already forked off. I doubt that a new wave..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Fm

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@misterdna @alanwarms Regardless, it shouldn’t matter who or where you are sending to or from.

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@alanwarms I have top tier verification at every exchange I use and yet I have USD stuck in every exchange right no..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vo

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@alanwarms Sounds like you’ve been fortunate and haven’t experienced banking issues.

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@zotium @cryptohkiin I don’t think there’s a tipping point across all users - it just depends upon what use cases e..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gL

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@elgabonomas The Fed was created by Congress and while it’s somewhat independent, its continued existence only occu..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…MW

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@CryptoLova Exactly; crypto anarchy is growing stronger every day. 😁

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@elgabonomas Certainly not! I think there’s some misunderstanding if you read it that way.

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