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

March 2019

@cubanjulioneira @CasaHODL An “update available” popup appears on the Casa node dashboard with a link to the change..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zs

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@___shubhi I outlined the incentives for running a full node here: medium.com/@lopp/to-node-…

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@TomZarebczan No major user facing changes I can think of, just lots of small back end improvements. github.com/bitcoin-core/b…

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Changes from Bitcoin Core 0.18 have been merged downstream into Statoshi and deployed to statoshi.info

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@openbazaar Is there any switchover coordination logic? How will users on old clients know they should update?

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The Bitcoin Core Config Generator has been updated to support Bitcoin Core 0.18. Also, the generator no longer blow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lu

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@Melt_Dem @AragonProject Seems like a general problem with “on chain governance” that we have seen play out many ti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aW

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@lawmaster @prestonjbyrne The issue of voter apathy seems to be magnified on crypto networks. Saw the same thing with the DAO ETH coin vote.

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hrdng Russell Yanofsky belongs in the Bitcoin Hall of Legends. I’m looking at this week’s merge of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Jt

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:56 PM, Mar 22nd, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

@johnbiggs Aren’t most journalists generalists? That is, they cover multiple subjects over their careers? Is it eve..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wY

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There is no need for journalists to become subject matter experts when subject matter experts can become journalists.

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The difference between an intelligent skeptic and an intelligent denialist is subtle. The former seeks evidence to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…w0

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@billbarhydt It’s difficult for mainstream media folks to dig any deeper into Bitcoin than the price charts because..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MP

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The experts you ought to listen to are those who suffer from Impostor Syndrome. Those you should avoid are the ones..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KE

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jack Are you currently contributing to bitcoin-core or other crypto ecosystem projects for free in your off-time? We’d l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lF

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:59 PM, Mar 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

jack and ! Square is hiring 3-4 crypto engineers and 1 designer to work full-time on open..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Aw

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:59 PM, Mar 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

CasaHODL We’ve teamed up with @silentpocket to build a protective bag for your hardware wallets! Available now exclusively..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bM

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:45 PM, Mar 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

h4shr8 Episode 9 is live!

This week, cypherpunk, pioneer, and the CTO of @CasaHODL, @lopp joins us to discuss wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lh

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:46 PM, Mar 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

coindesk JUST IN: @CasaHODL has just rolled out radio wave-screening “Faraday bags” as the ultimate cypherpunk accessory for..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LH

via Hootsuite Inc. (retweeted on 10:09 AM, Mar 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

But but but muh “mining death spiral” narrative… twitter.com/bitcoinister/s…

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@Truthcoin 3 year ago I speculated that Lightning will exhibit a power law distribution of node connectivity that w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yw

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@rcrsv Everything has a cost. The cost of Free Open Source Software is that no one is obligated to help you use it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…36

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Whenever you are offered something for nothing remember that mice die in traps because they don’t understand why the cheese is free.

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There’s a direct trade-off between the amount of time & resources you have and the extent to which you can protect..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lb

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fosscad NEW: 17 Gen3 Frame and Rail System by FreeMenDontAsk. CAD Files:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QZ

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:46 PM, Mar 18th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

@grempe @nytimes It would certainly be more self serving if I never published any of what I learned from this exper..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JA

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@BradyDale @muneeb I publish on a variety of platforms and figure it’s only a matter of time before they disappear,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4o

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@_drgo You could buy one with a virtual or prepaid debit card

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@grempe @nytimes Security through obscurity isn’t. This is the ultimate stress test.

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BtcpayServer Don’t buy Bitcoin - earn it. Stacking sats the self-sovereign way: “How to earn Bitcoin by using BTCPay Server”

blog.btcpayserver.org/how-to-earn-bi…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:04 PM, Mar 17th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

Practice doesn’t make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.

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@ofnumbers Dave is incorrect - asking a channel counterparty to force close a channel does not allow you to recover..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LI

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@DigiEconomist @Frances_Coppola The matter being discussed was whether or not electricity is required to use the Bi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pI

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@Frances_Coppola Yes, this is a problem with /all/ electronic forms of payment. It’s far from a unique problem for Bitcoin.

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The US Department of Education is:
The largest lender in America ($1 trillion)
5th largest bank in terms of assets..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2k

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Northamptonshire police are seeking 3 men who robbed a Costcutter shop. One threatened staff with a curved machete..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MH

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@jgarzik Hope you didn’t talk about mining much; this sounds onerous! “All documents, agreements, and communication..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tm

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BitcoinDevNet Ever wonder to know how the data behind Bitcoin Core is managed? Here we’ll take you through a detailed tutorial!..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MR

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:31 PM, Mar 15th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

alexbosworth A channel is 1 onchain UTXO but it represents the funds of 2 people. The 2 outputs are off-chain. If a block has 2k..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…02

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 11:07 AM, Mar 15th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

@pavolrusnak And the mods increase the replay value by an order of magnitude.

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Generations from now no one will remember the prominent skeptics and shitposters of today.

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@officialmcafee That looks like an extremely comfortable hammock. Gotta have a good hammock.

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@pig_poetry Sure, I’ll send an autopiloted Tesla to pick you up and take you to the autopiloted drone pad. Both wil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3M

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@DanDarkPill 12 hours OR their next reply, whichever comes first.

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IvanTheTroll12 The 17.

A 200 dollar 3d-printer can make you the frame, a hacksaw and dremel can make you the rails.

4 dol..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l1

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:28 PM, Mar 14th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

CasaHODL We’re on the hunt for front end engineers who want to build user friendly be-your-own-bank experiences - apply toda..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2q

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:36 AM, Mar 14th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

- 5 years ago @cobalt_io spread private keys to 3 BTC across their web infrastructure as vulnera..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SG

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Matt_Cagle ICE’s driver surveillance program, by the numbers:

-50 most populated cities searchable
-80 local agencies sharing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1I

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:04 PM, Mar 13th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

@adam_barlow Journalist got confused; it /was/ for the license, not the registration.

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@roshuamallery I write on a variety of platforms but I link to them all at lopp.net/articles.html

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@pray4crypto That’s a “closed source” mindset. Security through obscurity isn’t real security - in order to be thor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L8

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@Vtechp @BTCDCA Actually I’ve been dead the whole time and this account is run by an AI that can generate deep fake videos of my likeness.

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Despite the resources I’ve poured into improving my privacy, it’s far from bulletproof. This is just phase 1 - phas..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pq

via Twitter for Android

AlenaSatoshi Run if you see another

~ free service ~ offering
~ secure self-custody ~
in exchange for
your personal IDs and p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2p

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 3:55 PM, Mar 13th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

Nothing to see here, just the President of Kosovo unlocking his computer that certainly doesn’t contain any sensiti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FO

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@HW @sonyaellenmann They screwed up that wording - it wasn’t for car registration, it was for driver license.

via Twitter for Android in reply to HW

@Brighter2013 @sonyaellenmann @BenWolford Best to assume so and not tie the phone to your identity. Full disk encrypt all the things.

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@piratebeachbum @DeaterBob @WhalePanda I’m trying to understand what you’re so angry about - I’ve never claimed to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qm

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@piratebeachbum @DeaterBob @WhalePanda It would be helpful if you could be more specific. These are all of the arti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eq

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@DeaterBob @piratebeachbum @WhalePanda Perhaps you’re confusing me with someone else, because I’ve never written a book.

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@piratebeachbum @DeaterBob @WhalePanda If you’re referring to my “Modest Privacy Protection Proposal” then you shou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mm

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@sonyaellenmann @BenWolford Correct. I only included legal/financial/service fees in that figure.

via Twitter for Android in reply to sonyaellenmann

notgrubles “0-conf is secure” big blockers said. These guys, who understand accepting 0-conf transactions enables fraud, doubl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7A

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:57 PM, Mar 12th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

@CharlieShrem @CasaHODL @Blockstream Step 1) buy a dish and point it at:

Elevation: 35.44
Azimuth: 241.71
Polarity: 51.46

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@_Kevin_Pham Is this performance art or does your target audience now only consist of billionaires?

via Twitter Web Client in reply to _Kevin_Pham

Waaaaait a minute…
*squints*
This isn’t a pro-crypto movie, it’s an anti-privacy movie with an anti money launder..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wK

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@coindesk @pete_rizzo_ What happened to the Construct 2017 videos? Can we retrieve them? coindesk.com/events/constru…

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@shark_256 is bitcoinfilm.org dead? I need to know if I should remove it from bitcoin.page

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@Mtal Is bitcoinfilm.org dead? I need to know if I should remove it from bitcoin.page

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Crypto Twitter has been far too harsh on Coinbase recently; anybody could make the mistake of confusing the privacy..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…et

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@dan_coff @ecurrencyhodler @Catheryne_N I recommend that you purchase one of those spinning disk hard drives and us..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…kf

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If you operate a web service that displays an error page for deleted / nonexistent content but doesn’t return an HT..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…88

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@udiWertheimer @ChaincodeLabs I linked to the youtube playlist rather than the actual site; problem?

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@CryptoLaughing That just indicates that you have clicked on them before. I wanted to give people an indication of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…06

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You may be asking “Jameson, why not buy lightning.page as a companion domain to bitcoin.page si..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uJ

via Twitter Web Client in reply to lopp

Much more plausible explanation than the folks who were trying to correlate this drop in transactions with the powe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ja

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@bilybily36 This list is open source; pull requests welcome!

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Once you’ve explored bitcoin.page the journey continues at lightning.how

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You can’t outsource passion.

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Tech trend skeptics are often correct in the short term because builders tend to overestimate what can be accomplis..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JQ

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@nagaraj_hubli @CasaHODL @jeremyrwelch Casa wallets are seedless because we don’t believe it’s user friendly or gre..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wl

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tabconf Check an amazing presentation from our keynote speaker Jameson Lopp. @lopp

youtube.com/watch?v=J4J9yT…

Recap of Bitc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7s

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:01 PM, Mar 9th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

When I observe 70+ year olds trying to use technology, the most common problem seems to be an inability to hold nav..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LL

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ercwl Bitcoin privacy intro class:
- Tor to hide IP
- PayNym to receive coins at a fresh address each time w/o hassle
-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mv

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:52 AM, Mar 9th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

On the flip side, sometimes I sandbag my pull requests if I already have activity logged for the day! 🤫 twitter.com/arcalinea/stat…

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@Ragnarly With a killdozer you won’t survive past the first tank of diesel!

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@DanDarkPill You can tell it’s exciting news by the sound track.

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I ran this survey about operating Bitcoin nodes 3 years ago; please fill it out if you have a moment so that we can..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e1

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@justnwestbrooks My favorite is Arizona Sunshine though the most realistic I’ve played is Contagion VR: Outbreak vrgamesfor.com/tag/zombies/

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Once you’ve played a few hyper realistic virtual reality first person shooters you come to realize that in a “runni..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z2

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@thibm_ @AlenaSatoshi @QuadrigaCoinEx @CasaHODL Yes, it’s up to the device (trezor, ledger, etc) to handle that.

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@thibm_ @AlenaSatoshi @QuadrigaCoinEx @CasaHODL There is no “recovery material” - that why we call it a seedless wa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bP

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@thibm_ @AlenaSatoshi @QuadrigaCoinEx @CasaHODL Users have custody of all but 1 key for multisig, on their own hard..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SM

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FEDERAL RESERVE OPEN TO MORE QUANTITATIVE EASING. BITCOIN NEVER QUANTITATIVELY EASES. twitter.com/jennablan/stat…

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@msantoriESQ My root cause analysis has determined that the problem is you forgot to delete your LinkedIn account.

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jinglanW “We want nodes in every home and key management in every pocket. We want resilience. Decentralization is simply a m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JW

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:07 PM, Mar 5th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

@quin_solo @CasaHODL Casa’s servers never see your keys, so we’re not custodians. It’s a “seedless” wallet though,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4Q

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This lady voluntarily plugged her phone into an NSA branded station.
¯\_(ツ)_/¯
twitter.com/NSAGov/status/…

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@PeterMcCormack @fluffypony @Panama_TJ I bet Riccarod has lost more money in a single boating accident than Faketos..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ym

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@quin_solo @CasaHODL Not exactly a split copy; I’m writing a blog post with more details. We are not exposing seeds..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jy

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CasaHODL Excited to share that Casa Keymaster is now available on Android! blog.keys.casa/announcing-cas… 💪 🔑 🌎

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:56 PM, Mar 5th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

Disruptive tech is empowering.
Affordable firearms don’t weaken the State, they empower citizens.
Affordable mass c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZH

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@StrikerBee @rutgervz We haven’t discussed how watchtowers will fit in - waiting to see how they are implemented.

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@StrikerBee @rutgervz Nothing bad will happen to your node, but you’ll miss out on certain upgrades and improved su..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8y

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tabconf Check out the TABConf lightning panel with @lopp @joaodealmeida94 Allen Piscitello, and @miketwenty1
youtu.be/dHQhtSBAmMA

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:57 AM, Mar 4th, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

@AML_Ninja @CasaHODL We don’t have any references to facebook / social media / analytics libraries in our code, so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3O

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Bitcoin is a cult in the eyes of fiat supporters.
Bitcoin Cash is a cult in the eyes of Bitcoin supporters.
Bitcoin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dc

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@AML_Ninja @CasaHODL It’s not clear what I’m looking at here - do you have a URL or IP address?

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As Cypherpunk Training Officer at @CasaHODL it’s my duty to remind you to delete your Facebook account if you haven..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Sf

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Bitcoin is an amazingly complex beast; this 2,200 word article is essentially describing the effects of ~50 lines o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y0

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@SuisseCrypto @thechaz @CobraBitcoin Our target market is not geeks who have the skills and time to set up their ow..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iL

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What was the first example of a successful time warp attack conducted upon a production cryptocurrency network? Ear..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i0

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@fluffypony Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

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Whoa, that must have cost a few satoshis on satoshis.place H/T @prieff pic.twitter.com/6NJcqCk5rB

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@brianchoffman If you stick around Bitcoin long enough, you will do or say something that offends a non-trivial num..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tk

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@giacomozucco @grandegoalsx OK this is rather odd but my autocomplete spits out the exact same as yours.

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jack Got one of these to play with. Thanks @CasaHODL @jeremyrwelch! pic.twitter.com/XnGqucrQNH

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:56 PM, Mar 1st, 2019 via Twitter Web Client)

TCP/IP was invented in the 1970s and failed because it didn’t achieve mainstream adoption for several decades, righ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eU

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I’m a protocol maximalist. For example: SMTP, FTP, NNTP, and others have their uses but the reality is that it’s all about that HTTP(S)

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@dladowitz We’ll probably also support that setup.

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@dladowitz Casa Node operates a standalone wallet for its lightning service; I don’t expect we’d support it acting..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mf

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AlenaSatoshi Deleted that custodial account yet? :) pic.twitter.com/zaeBv3Rn8d

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:22 PM, Mar 1st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

@dladowitz If you want them to /never/ be in the same place then you’d either need to leave your phone when you go..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bV

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alexbosworth With Lightning 1.1 we will be taking a big step away from 1.0. Interestingly there’s a parallel to Bitcoin history..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6n

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@dladowitz All of our wallets are seedless - we believe that users should not be managing seed phrases as it greatl..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YL

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