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

June 19th, 2014

The Internet is a feedback loop. We first used it to find data; now our Internet use creates data that is analyzed to improve UX.

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@orweinberger Any limits to the number of nodes you can manage? I’m interested in a way to auto-spool up tons of nodes in event of an attack

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@orweinberger FYI CoinChomp is shutting down; you may wish to swap out the link on your main page to medium.com/@lopp/bitcoin-…

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orweinberger Check out fullnode.co, you can now fund a full Bitcoin node and even give it your own DNS name @coindesk @rogerkver

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@jameswester It’s a fledgling ecosystem at best - is there a standard for quantifying if a system is large & diverse enough to be one?

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7) I trust that the community will regulate itself & implement any necessary changes, be they in the protocol or at a higher level.

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6) It is for this reason that I am not concerned in issues of technical trust such as recent mining centralization fears.

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5) Some people place their trust in God, or in Government, or in some other “authority.” I place my trust not in a man, but in mankind.

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4) Hardcore enthusiasts are sometimes called “Bitcoin believers,” and I think this is because we trust the community.

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3) However, as I have seen the Bitcoin ecosystem weather storm after storm, it is clear where my trust lies.

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2) This is true in the sense that you need not trust a single entity to process transactions.

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1) I originally became interested in cryptocurrency because it was touted as a “trustless system.”

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@BTCFoundation Also, I never received a response to my email about the next round of grants. Would like to discuss my Statoshi project.

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@BTCFoundation Once again, your background image is preventing any of the hyperlinks from being clickable…

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