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

August 31st, 2015

ReutersTech Former Secret Service agent pleads guilty in Bitcoin theft

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 7:46 PM, Aug 31st, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

@jasonlk @desantis Don’t snapchat your bitcoins unless you like losing money!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to jasonlk

@JustusRanvier @kristovatlas We can only hope that they will bankrupt themselves while trying to do so.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to JustusRanvier

Claiming that new code must undergo a single group’s review process before being offered to the world: not permissionless innovation.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to lopp

Permissionless innovation: any developer can write code and offer it to the participants in the Bitcoin ecosystem, who adopt or ignore it.

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“The governance of Bitcoin is whatever code that people are willing to run.” - @gavinandresen

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@cypherdoc2 That logic could be extended to any of the consensus code. In the end, no one controls it because everyone controls it.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to cypherdoc2

Governance need not necessitate government.

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Step back and marvel at the resources being expended to achieve consensus about changing this single line of code:

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