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

June 22nd, 2016

@oditorium I think hype + fact that Ethereum’s track record was yet unblemished resulted in too much trust in the smart contract code.

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santisiri @lopp today investor and corporate contracts are also written in a dark language known only to experienced lawyers.

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4) Trustless blockchain + untrusted code = ?

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3) Thus, either smart contract investors are limited to a handful of techies (pointless) or investors must trust reviews from these people.

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2) But there’s a problem: a smart contract’s terms are the byte code + EVM behavior. Likely fewer than 1,000 people globally can review it.

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1) It’s easy to snark that “anyone investing in a smart contract must read the terms first” & thus investors deserve to lose money to flaws.

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The world’s first Cypherpunk hedge fund. twitter.com/numerai/status…

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As expected, the “White Hat” DAO counterattack has triggered another cycle of attacks. reddit.com/r/ethereum/com…

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