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

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@alansilbert I guess Rick hasn’t done the math - eventually ALL circulating coins will have been encumbered by a Se..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…1P

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Is it time to standardize usage of the “bits” denomination? Makes sense to me, @jimmysong! github.com/jimmysong/bips…

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@Polymatheus I doubt it; I expect LN to create new utility and value and that miners will benefit from it by collec..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…88

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@CerBTC @cryptostardust Same as with any data; you’ll want to keep backups.

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@CerBTC @cryptostardust There are timeouts, so if you’re operating a LN wallet you’ll want to have an internet conn..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…LU

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@connolly_dan @alansilbert @cryptokalamity You can use multiple channels to send funds to a counterparty; these are..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ig

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@alansilbert @connolly_dan @cryptokalamity Lightning Network users can open channels to as many peers as they want.

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@Objective_Neo LN wallets will need to push the complexities under the hood in order to make the UX seamless.

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Claiming that the Lightning Network (a message routing protocol) is centralized is like claiming the Internet is ce..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…AN

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@firegroup Oh, OK. Guess we can delete all of those “how Bitcoin works” videos then since everyone can just read th..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Tk

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@sp3cul8r When you close a channel, you’re taking the most recent transaction and posting it to the blockchain. Nob..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…HY

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@sp3cul8r Because they already have the bitcoins - they’re on the Lightning Network. If they need to spend them, th..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…dW

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The Lightning Network explained in simple terms. youtube.com/watch?v=rrr_zP…

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@KyleSamani That’s the most direct path to the moon!

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@gilchristo If you want to ensure that no one is defrauding you or breaking the rules. More details: medium.com/@lopp/securing…

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The combined crypto asset market cap has breached $500 Billion pic.twitter.com/v23p2uF86S

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@CryptOverstrike @Cryptopolis0 I’m a fan of Basil Hayden’s and most wheated whiskeys.

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@TenaciousBTC For practical purposes you should be OK, but if you want to be ultra paranoid (IIRC there may be theo..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8C

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@kadhirvelavan My knowledge dump is available at lopp.net/bitcoin.html - unfortunately it’s hard to condense into..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…hh

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@Cryptopolis0 I’m happy to dispense advice about them on Twitter. First piece of advice: don’t mix them together!

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I’m not available to help anyone buy crypto assets. If you can’t figure out how to do that then it’s a sign you’re..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…BT

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