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

May 2016

Today’s “super long” 96 minute block collected 1.1 BTC in transaction fees, slightly more than double nearby blocks. tradeblock.com/bitcoin/block/…

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Bitcoin never sleeps. $GBTC sleeps over two thirds of its life away. Must be agonizing for pure cryptocurrency traders.

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Makes you wonder if popularity contests are a poor consensus algorithm for handing someone nuclear launch codes. twitter.com/AscendingNode/…

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@rextar4444 @kyletorpey Sounds like you are suggesting blacklists, which would kill bitcoin’s fungibility. Never going to happen.

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@flyosity ha I just saw one IRL. She couldn’t even use a matching font for her first name…

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@minajati @TuurDemeester close, but I was hoping for a percentage premium. Also, isn’t GBTC == 0.09 BTC supposedly?

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@TuurDemeester Anywhere I can bookmark a chart that shows GBTC premium over BTC?

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@fluffyponyza @kristovatlas That certainly raised red flags, but it sounds like the blockchain evidence is what sealed their fates.

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@drwasho can you confirm that this is how you go fishing in Australia? i.imgur.com/L5EESxO.mp4

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If you perpetrate a huge bitcoin heist, smart thing to do is sit on the coins & wait for better privacy features. twitter.com/kristovatlas/s…

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oocBlog network “Empty” blocks down 80% since
Jan. Pools listening to miners or better pool software?
goo.gl/R9JPFo

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Today’s project: achieve 99% compression on 100 pages of technical whitepapers while downsampling them into high school level English.

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@NTmoney The problem is that no one has made a Blockchain-Bitcoin market, so we don’t know the exchange rage of BKCN-BTC.

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@masonic_tweets ETHEREUM NODE COUNT REACHES NEW ALL TIME HIGHS!

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@Snowden 2017: President Trump authorizes a covert op into Russian territory to execute the “traitor,” but it goes awry and sparks WWIII.

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@twitter if you could go ahead and add @openbazaar links to your automatic link shortener, that would be great… ob://{hash}/listing/{hash}

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“Bitcoin Life” - nailed it. ob://b5e59c04724b6e82419b454b78a62ea37bb247dd pic.twitter.com/apgY7fhxal

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I don’t need one, but I want to need one. ob://49a6fe203de9b43bb7db3e79cf1f3e7213d00be7 pic.twitter.com/BvxgwYznou

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@PexPeppers Cool to see where those delicious sauces and jams come from!

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Adjusting for coins in circulation, the all time high price for Bitcoin is $697.19 . twitter.com/VinnyLingham/s…

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“We know your dark secrets - we know everything.” - @reddit CEO Steve Huffman
reddit.com/r/privacy/comm…
youtube.com/watch?v=6PCnZq…

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Traders have been becoming bullish ever since the all time high years ago, according to /r/bitcoinmarkets flair. pic.twitter.com/FndneMMV1z

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Are there any academic papers that compare PoW / PoS / DPoS / Casper other than Poelstra’s? download.wpsoftware.net/bitcoin/pos.pdf

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This looks like another epic puzzle adventure from @coin_artist. Follow the whit3r4bbi7.compic.twitter.com/pgDKY9D7Lv

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coin_artist You discover a magic portal. Only the worthy may proceed. A quest for treasure. whit3r4bbi7.com pic.twitter.com/busWS0dhLt

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:21 PM, May 28th, 2016 via Twitter for Android)

@TuurDemeester Smugglers will go “Johnny Mnemonic” and smuggle bitcoin wallet seeds across borders in their head.

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Bolivar down to $0.001
Bitcoin up to $500 pic.twitter.com/RPqrtuPBTT

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DShankar @levynews @pmarca it’s faster to go to the Moon than to transfer money between banks. It took just 3 days for the Apollo program.

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.@kncminer files for bankruptcy, cites upcoming halving & stagnant exchange rate as factors. swedishstartupspace.com/2016/05/27/knc…

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@khannib They could also be headed to exchanges :-P

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@WhalePanda Looks like ~60 blocks in 12 hours; avg time of 11.7 min. I think @khannib’s point about UTXO consolidation is more significant.

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Seems like price volatility correlates w/txn backlog spikes these days, suggesting a lot of activity is speculative. pic.twitter.com/ELtRHO18Ev

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brucefenton Twitter and Reddit are in a self referencing cycle - we call this the Jameson Loop mobile.twitter.com/lopp/status/73…

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 9:35 AM, May 27th, 2016 via Twitter for Android)

@ryaneshea It was not the takeover I had planned, but it seems fitting. Keep Bitcoin weird!

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Found several gems in the Bitcoin Core Zurich meeting notes: bitcoincore.org/logs/2016-05-z… pic.twitter.com/I3s4YmBx9y

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Apparently /r/bitcoin is becoming a self referencing Twitter aggregator… pic.twitter.com/xYkL89AdIA

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@bitstein @pierre_rochard @kurteichenwald That’s tough; I went with $147 because it was the highest price listed in the article.

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@AustenAllred I’m on a dozen teams and Slack sometimes eats up 4 GB of RAM. It dedicates 200MB to cache media content on each channel!

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More evidence that supports Morris’ 3 golden rules of computer security. ieee-security.org/TC/SP2016/pape… pic.twitter.com/c7wyjG6hJA

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@odannyboy @inkblurt It’s a great book, though it’s written by @rands :-)

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Bitcoin Improvement Proposal 151: Peer-to-Peer Communication Encryption by @_jonasschnelli_ github.com/bitcoin/bips/b…

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As technological innovation continues to accelerate, bureaucracy crushes government under its own weight. abcnews.go.com/Politics/repor…

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21 A fun tutorial on how to sell sensor data for bitcoin. medium.com/@21/sensor21-e…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:22 PM, May 25th, 2016 via Twitter for Android)

@LeviNotik @AustenAllred It could be worse. You could get denied health care because undefined is not a function.

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@LilButerin @MrChrisEllis @LiskHQ @VitalikButerin Don’t judge a person by the State under which they were born. Don’t be statist!

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josephfcox Breaking: judge throws out all evidence in child porn case after FBI refuses to hand over its Tor Browser exploit motherboard.vice.com/read/playpen-t…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:42 PM, May 25th, 2016 via Twitter for Android)

.@bitsquare_ has native @torproject support & didn’t ask for my social security number or other PII. Looking good! pic.twitter.com/wYPPWyw8gG

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@yrashk Indeed, though if your APR is likely going to rise, that’s also worth considering. I always chose investing instead of overpaying…

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@yrashk Depends upon your interest rate vs expected ROI :-)

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TwitterEng Open sourcing Twitter Heron, our real-time stream processing engine blog.twitter.com/2016/open-sour…

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@SwiftOnSecurity Well in that case you’re probably looking for the hydro and geothermal power miners in China, Washington State, & Sweden!

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@kristovatlas So you’re saying we need a DAO to manage funding multiple scaling attempts?

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@flyosity So? Once Hillary’s president she’ll just squash the investigation! pic.twitter.com/FwIJPqEBK5

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@mikestable @DurhamCounty Dog poop is one of the most commonly cited complaints at my HOA meetings. Good luck solving that one.

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masonic_tweets Cross-contract compatibility with wallets going to be an issue in Ethereum moving forward. Coordination issues surfacing on ether.li

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@bitstein @kristovatlas Depends upon what you want Ethereum to be :-P

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@kristovatlas Sure, but in general it seems much easier for Ethereum to commit to major changes…

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What can Bitcoin do that Ethereum can’t? Well, last I checked, there aren’t any darknet markets accepting ether…

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@realytcracker @MartinaMargiela Are you up to the challenge of rhyming Ethereum? Perhaps @LilButerin can collab…

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@masonic_tweets Just you wait; the DAO is going to fund projects to fix them!

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@cypherdoc2 No usability issues since it’s rather simple; I’m not qualified to evaluate the crypto itself.

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In my experience Ethereum makes it easier to build DApps. However, building infrastructure is harder because the libraries are immature.

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@flyosity Yeah, replace the La Croix with ice cream. Insta-win.

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@flyosity You need something to thicken that up!

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When you realize Half-Life 2: Episode 3 was announced 10 years ago… pic.twitter.com/AzF93sPrEB

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Nobody goes to the @storjproject @SlackHQ any more. It’s too crowded. 😏 /cc @super3 pic.twitter.com/N639Lrn8nk

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DAMN: Decentralized Arbitration and Mediation Network. A research proposal from @3rdKeySolutions github.com/thirdkey-solut…

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@flyosity The wording is confusing. It sounds like they mean that you have to specifically RT your reply in order for everyone to see it.

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@wirelesswebsol @github The Heat Death of the Universe solves everybody’s problems.

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There’s a special kind of despair that you get by receiving updates to a @github issue you commented on 2 years ago that’s going nowhere.

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@gigq Sounds like the new hardware will still be profitable at 12.5 BTC / block

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@JasonCoombsCEO Mainly because I wanted the tweet to contain “Dow” and “DAO” :-)

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@JasonCoombsCEO I see what you’re saying. I can’t help but think of the saying “I can explain it to you but I can’t understand it for you.”

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A Treasury inspector report showed over 10% of rehired IRS employees had prior performance or conduct issues. twitter.com/McClatchyDC/st…

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@JasonCoombsCEO My point: I can buy as much of any stock as I want without actually knowing anything about it; this risk is mine to take.

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@JasonCoombsCEO @NASDAQ / @DowJones / etc - all have high risk investment options and none ensure investor literacy…

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aantonop I believe this is called a “Mexican Standoff”. No segwit no HF. No HF, no segwit. Compromise time.

bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/antpo…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 3:04 PM, May 23rd, 2016 via Twitter Web Client)

Why should regulators “protect” us from investing in @The_DAO_Project when they don’t stop us from putting 100% into @DowJones penny stocks?

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ChristopherA A very important milestone! New Vermont law legalizing Blockchain records! legislature.vermont.gov/assets/Documen… at around page 307 § 1913 v/@orgoodenough

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Bitcoin continues to die in an upward direction, becoming ~30% stronger in terms of computational security last week pic.twitter.com/t10fUnKcc8

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@socrates1024 I was just wondering about this last night! Will be very interesting to observe ethereum’s gas market.

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secparam Of course it’s a Portland strip club that gives you a real life example of why fungibility for currency matters. wweek.com/portland/artic…

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Suitpossum The Cold War on Cash going pretty strong in Amsterdam. I’ll have to ask the banks’ permission to pay for my coffee pic.twitter.com/gKrRsDzkeD

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@_drgo @santisiri Bitcoin is Truth. Expect volatility :-)

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“America has huge trade deficits because other countries are ripping us off.” - @realDonaldTrump pic.twitter.com/lQU9S4bVI2

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@rubensayshi @LightningNtwrk Perhaps initially as usage is ramping up, but if it becomes popular then we could see demand surge.

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Sovereign companies protect their money from being stolen by govt; this trend will continue. usatoday.com/story/money/ma… pic.twitter.com/Q7pUKS6xZO

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@Cryptogeek_BTC @kristovatlas @LightningNtwrk Look up the address on @oxt_btc to see if it’s connected to any known entities.

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4) This assumes that @LightningNtwrk facilitates txn demand growing past the current supply imposed by max block size. I expect it will.

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3) As such, users will flee wallets that don’t have @LightningNtwrk support because they’ll be relatively expensive to use.

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2) Reasoning: if a user can make 10 txns on @LightningNtwrk w/2 on-chain txns, it makes sense to pay up to ~5X the standard on-chain fee.

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1) If @LightningNtwrk meets optimistic projections it may accelerate rise in on-chain txn fees & spur a race among wallets to implement it.

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@ollekullberg @twitter Unfortunately my articles tend to end up over 10 pages, so I can’t write that many of them…

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“Have fun trying to write 140 character statements that aren’t open to misinterpretation!” - @twitter

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@kristovatlas @oxt_btc Consider switching to satoshis / byte for readability?

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oxt_btc Do you pay too much for your small transactions ? pic.twitter.com/YkiKdM3UTK

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We’ll know fee rate calculations are fixed when bytes chart spikes don’t correspond to fee / byte chart crevasses: statoshi.info/dashboard/db/t…

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If @projectfi would just adapt @gmail’s spam filter into its voicemail system, it would be a real time saver. I’ll happily report VM spam…

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If you liked it then you shoulda put an alert on it.

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@kristovatlas Or spell checking in general? Seems like I make a lot of PRs just to fix spelling mistakes… pic.twitter.com/aXO4x1tQUM

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@acityinohio For those special occasions when you’re counting atoms or extrapolating a series until the heat death of the universe.

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Fun fact: Ethereum Virtual Machine uses 256bit integers & requires 256bit arithmetic. Most CPUs are <= 64 bits. medium.com/@jeff.ethereum…

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@kristovatlas I’m thinking if users want the freedom to make dangerous decisions, they should have to acknowledge that they do so knowingly.

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@kristovatlas Yeah, there was one who set the fee to 0 long ago and then forgot about it. I think extra safeguards when sending could help.

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Wallets should check their default settings. @ElectrumWallet has supported dynamic fees for 9 months - why isn’t it enabled by default?!?

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I recommend wallets stop allowing users to shoot themselves in the foot by overriding recommended fees and spending unconfirmed outputs.

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@AustenAllred I think the more important question is: will he be the LAST president?

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Academics announce theoretical RNG breakthrough. Sounds simpler than a wall of lava lamps… threatpost.com/academics-make… /cc @matthew_d_green

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@polemitis There’s always plenty of that science to do; just ask @realytcracker

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If you find yourself performing low level bit manipulation outside of a classroom, you’re doing something really awesome or really terrible.

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@el33th4xor @Singularitybook Nope; I had never heard of such optimizations before.

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@el33th4xor @Singularitybook If there is evidence of prior art, then it’s not an original idea that’s patentable.

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@Singularitybook @el33th4xor Sounds to me like there’s ample evidence to show that the patent shouldn’t be granted.

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oxt_btc Sadly, fees aren’t the only thing which has increased lately pic.twitter.com/NLQbGAxmyK

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@1cyrilblanc1 @BronxR Information wants to be free; patents slow down innovation and are becoming increasingly irrelevant in the info age.

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@andzsy This is one scenario I fear; it could be a huge resource drain.

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@jgarzik I guess you could say that they hotwired the wallet! *rimshot*

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@ThePiachu Then Core should come up with a statement that they only intend to block patented improvements, not all optimizations.

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zooko New alpha release of Zcash is out! z.cash/blog/new-alpha… Roadmap leading to Zcash Sprout launch: z.cash/blog/sprout-ro…

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@petertoddbtc No idea; maybe the server double counted your original post that was quoted under my reply…

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Announcing the launch of @Bitcoin_IRA with Chief Strategist @EdmundCMoy. Platform powered by @BitGo! virtual-strategy.com/2016/05/17/bit…

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@petertoddbtc Apparently I should have paid a higher hashcash fee when posting my reply. pic.twitter.com/8BNuh8mXvx

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MintPressNews Could Technology Behind Bitcoin [Blockchain] Revolutionize Data Privacy?: youtu.be/g5PN2kntObc?a via @YouTube

via Google (retweeted on 9:33 AM, May 17th, 2016 via Twitter Web Client)

petertoddbtc “Making UTXO Set Growth Irrelevant With Low-Latency Delayed TXO Commitments”

Featuring 4 pages of ASCII art trees.

lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitc…

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Attention developers: if you respond to bug reports with “user didn’t RTFM” then you are saying “I write user-unfriendly software.”

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@a3456gf @ElectrumWallet I don’t recall anyone claiming that dynamic fees enable more transaction throughput… twitter.com/lopp/status/72…

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@ElectrumWallet It looks like you’ve supported dynamic fees for 9 months; why not enable them by default?

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We knew it would happen eventually; @BitGo will no longer countersign txs that spend (external) unconfirmed outputs. twitter.com/lopp/statuses/…

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@naval *as soon as the prerequisite features are deployed & activated in the base protocol

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theintercept Breaking: The Intercept begins releasing large batches of Snowden documents theintercept.com/snowden-sidtod…
amp.twimg.com/v/99b027b7-fe0…

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Thunder Network already has a GUI and it’s Java based so it should easily run on any OS! github.com/blockchain/thu… pic.twitter.com/NJY9jAQVHC

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TechCrunch Blockchain open sources Thunder network, paving the way for instant bitcoin transactions tcrn.ch/1OvR4t8 by @romaindillet

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Looks like the 800 Classic nodes being run in the cloud by one user just ran out of funding. reddit.com/r/btc/comments… pic.twitter.com/vny6KTryr9

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@kristovatlas I have spotted some beard oil on @openbazaar - might make it my next purchase!

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NinjaEconomics The average cost for new-home builders to comply with regulations has increased by nearly 30% over the last 5 years. pic.twitter.com/IWULBgToiO

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:12 PM, May 15th, 2016 via Twitter for Android)

Her: “Hey, what do you call a baby goat?”
Me: “I believe they’re called ‘kids’”
Her: “Oh. Well, in that case, kids are delicious.”

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Great discussion between highly experienced tech investors regarding their thoughts on The DAO twitter.com/lopp/status/73…

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Phil_Mattingly Libyan central bankers can’t access $184 million in coins b/c they don’t have the 5-digit safe access code. wsj.com/articles/libya…

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BanksterNews The revenue earned by banks for processing payments was $1.7 trillion in 2014 economist.com/news/finance-a…

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@shawnleary @WayneVaughan @brucefenton @The_DAO_Project @aantonop I doubt DAO can; may need to leverage ability to cater underserved markets

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There are many reasons The DAO may fail. But it may become the first publicly traded private equity fund suitable for Sovereign Individuals.

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@TuurDemeester … that uses single signature hot wallets ;-)

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@WayneVaughan @brucefenton @The_DAO_Project I think it would have to be limited to consulting since there’s no way they could have any power

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@WayneVaughan @brucefenton I see no reason why The DAO couldn’t hire experienced VCs to act as consultants… 🤑

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@NTmoney @kristovatlas Right, and it remains to be seen how well it holds up to an adversarial environment.

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@NTmoney @kristovatlas I, for one, am naturally quite cautious after seeing so many people lose money over the years. This is moving fast…

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@jgarzik Submit a proposal to The DAO to fund knowledgeable press coverage for itself ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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@kristovatlas It’s a way that Ethereum holders can put their ether to use in the hope of creating more value.

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Flawless first @openbazaar purchase.
A++++++ WOULD BUY AGAIN!!!1
ob://0082b1db8b59414bffdc778c64b14e88f0e2d107/store pic.twitter.com/Hp9BHt10h1

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@simondlr @CryptoScalper Looks like the text on the creation page needs updating as well - it doesn’t match the graph…

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@CryptoScalper Seems highly unlikely to me that contract authors knew real price change date yet didn’t correct the countdown timer authors.

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@CryptoScalper That too, but the logic in the code is nonsensible - the first day of the price increase code block is an increase of 0.

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@CryptoScalper It’s an off-by-one bug; quite common in programming. Intention was to increase price by 5% w/14 days left, but got 0% instead

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The DAO is about to surpass $100M invested and the first bug has already been hit. forum.daohub.org/t/the-dao-pric…

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@kevintsang22 Not sure if there are any more; perhaps @PindarWong or @neha knows…

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The @TSA got a kick out of my @ScalingBitcoin shirt; apparently their motto is “Trust, but verify.” 😆 pic.twitter.com/JY4rzk8YjC

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@VitalikButerin Do you recommend that devs store hex data with a 0x prefix when building Ethereum REST APIs? Should it only be a UI feature?

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@AriannaSimpson When will we learn more about your Tesla autopilot wreck?

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@valerian253 Yeah, I just hope it doesn’t end with a spectacular explosion.

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“You [DAO investors] have been warned.” Oh boy. twitter.com/twobitidiot/st…

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@JohnMardlin Point being, if it becomes a standard then all Ethereum blockchain derivations would use the 0x prefix, diluting the brand.

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@JohnMardlin If it was a native prefix (like bitcoin address prefixes IDing P2PKH & P2SH) I’d agree. But this is a generic hex prefix…

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At last, an explanation for @NickSzabo4’s Twitter hiatus. qz.com/683326/the-man…

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In my view, the “0x” prefix on ethereum IDs doesn’t add much value and it poses additional complexity to devs b/c it’s not in the raw data.

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Had a fierce debate about the “0x” prefix on Ethereum hex data.
Even block explorers differ:
etherchain.org/block/1507500
live.ether.camp/block/1507500

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@cguida6 It’s a poor argument to begin with; it’s more of a free speech than a weapon issue.

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@stephantual At what point do you start to get concerned?

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to my first tweet about Bitcoin. T minus 2 months ‘til next halving. twitter.com/lopp/statuses/…

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2013: clueless coders create cryptocoins
2016: clueless Fortune 500 companies create blockchains
History doesn’t repeat, but it does rhyme.

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The right to bear crypto is a fundamental human right to privacy; it need not be bestowed upon us by governments. motherboard.vice.com/read/the-secon…

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Bitcoin maximalists will appreciate Ethereum block 18: etherchain.org/block/18 pic.twitter.com/JFmybo0F9m

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