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

December 17th, 2016

@kristovatlas I expect the number will continue to rise in the coming months as Google Scholar catches up.

via Twitter for Android in reply to kristovatlas

lightning The Lightning Network spec draft is almost done, and we’re looking for community feedback (theme song included)! github.com/lightningnetwo…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:42 PM, Dec 17th, 2016 via Twitter for Android)

@outragedhuman The trend is unsurprising - just showing the end of year numbers.

via Twitter for Android in reply to outragedhuman

Despite increase in transaction backlogs, adoption of Opt-In Replace By Fee remains negligible…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…FZ

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Bitcoin tx fees relative to block subsidy increased from 1% to over 5%, helped by the subsidy halving…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Ot

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@outragedhuman Yes, it shows miner fee revenue increased in range between the satoshi denominated fee estimate increase & USD fee increase.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to outragedhuman

@onthefrynge Indeed, though it will be quite a few years before the block reward is gone.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to onthefrynge

Unsurprisingly, as per-transaction fee rates rose this year, so did total fee revenue collected by bitcoin miners…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Rw

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Median bitcoin transaction confirmation time is on the rise this year, from ~7 minutes to over 10 minutes…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…N2

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@ofnumbers @el33th4xor I really enjoy reading @TradeBlock’s analyses - wish they’d keep posting them!

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Bitcoin Core’s txn fee rate estimate to get confirmed in next 3 blocks rose 557% from 14 to 78 satoshis/byte. That’..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…7z

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Bitcoin transactions per second crept up throughout 2016 from ~2 TX/S to ~3.3 TX/S statoshi.info/dashboard/db/t… pic.twitter.com/O0HXHVDUDg

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Median block propagation times steadily decreased by 50% throughout 2016, down to ~2 seconds…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…6D

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Reachable Bitcoin node count held steady in 2016; nodes reachable via TOR more than doubled. bitnodes.21.co/dashboard/?day… pic.twitter.com/eIkfLD3dDp

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@Aquentson Yep, delving into fee stats is coming up soon.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to Aquentson

Total # of UTXOs has increased 30% this year to 43.5M
Size of serialized UTXO set increased 50% to 1.5GB..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…RC

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@shazow @dangermouse117 Yeah, not only that but I’ve noticed that the counts for several years ago also keep rising over time.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to shazow

@BambouClub Right, and according to Google Scholar, that’s how many different papers were published that cited the Bitcoin Whitepaper.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to BambouClub

@SooMartindale That chart considers any txn that doesn’t use a multiple of the legacy fee (0.0001 BTC) as being dynamic.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to SooMartindale

dangermouse117 citations vs bitcoin mentions vs mentions in academic papers. Twitter Source: @lopp pic.twitter.com/La3Vj08ouN

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:30 AM, Dec 17th, 2016 via Twitter Web Client)

@mikeinspace Never ended up buying one myself; didn’t have any amazing ideas for a micropayment based service to build.

via Twitter Web Client in reply to mikeinspace

Usage of dynamically calculated bitcoin transaction fees has increased from ~20% to ~70% this year…twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Hh

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@mikeinspace Ehhhhh really hard to say. One big question I have is if 21’s pool is actually mining any blocks these days; AFAIK it’s not.

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@dangermouse117 check my latest tweet and compare it with bitcoin mentions too :-)

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Google Scholar articles published mentioning Bitcoin:
2009: 83
2010: 136
2011: 218
2012: 424
2013: 1,390
2014: 3,190
2015: 3,670
2016: 3,580

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@DoctorLex I’m sure there were, though IDK of any place keeping track of such proclamations.

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The days of work a miner w/100% of current hashpower would need to rewrite entire blockchain rose to 290 from a low..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…un

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Bitcoin’s hash rate has increased 300% from 743,000,000 GH/s to over 2,220,000,000 GH/S this year. pic.twitter.com/eowEQl7HJm

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Academic papers mentioning blockchain:
2010: 213
2011: 224
2012: 311
2013: 477
2014: 956
2015: 1,440
2016: 2,190
scholar.google.com/scholar?q=bloc…

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Academic papers citing Bitcoin:
2010: 5
2011: 12
2012: 56
2013: 106
2014: 339
2015: 418
2016: 405
scholar.google.com/scholar?hl=en&…

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Deaths of Bitcoin proclaimed per year:
2010: 1
2011: 6
2012: 1
2013: 14
2014: 27
2015: 40
2016: 28
99bitcoins.com/obituary-stats

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