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

June 24th, 2017

@GaryBriane In the crypto world? You really just have to submerge yourself into the community and then figure out h..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ks

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@GaryBriane Yep, the version of SegWit we expect to activate by August is the same as has been deployed on BTC node..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…6K

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Ethereum’s ICO accepted BTC
ERC20 ICOs today accept ETH
Future ICOs will accept ERC20 tokens
Crypto assets keep branching & getting weirder

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Relatively few retail transactions need censorship resistance.
Almost all wealth needs protection from third party meddling.

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@_hashcash There are closer to 100K nodes but remember mining is also big part of security. Diff nodes have diff ec..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…nq

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@ARKblockchain @numerai Why would you want to hold NMR tokens if you aren’t going to use them to stake on your own predictions?

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Scarcity isn’t in the tokens but rather in infrastructure & security of the network a token enables you to access. twitter.com/_hashcash/stat…

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@xosophye This post wasn’t from the user’s perspective but rather from the network’s perspective. Users are free to..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…cD

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@_hashcash Anything of value is ultimately only “backed” by a shared belief that people will continue to value it. medium.com/@lopp/the-valu…

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One year ago today! Patience is a virtue in the land of Bitcoin. The wait is nearly over, my friends. twitter.com/lopp/statuses/…

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@manan19 Yes, that is my understanding. In fact, you are allowed to hold a much wider variety of assets than just crypto inside such an LLC.

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@xosophye Of course some people will - the question is not whether some people will but whether Bitcoin should desire them as users.

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@misterdna @ryanxdrake @TREZOR @LedgerHQ If you want specific storage plans, check out the links under the wallet s..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Yf

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@_hashcash There is no such thing as protection against value crash for any store of value. Even the value of gold..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…8g

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Applying game theory isn’t just about optimizing how you play, but learning whether you should play & who stands to gain if you do or don’t.

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Some Bitcoiners argue it will stagnate if we don’t change to offer more competitive fees. Others believe that it’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ie

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Ethereum already has an “unlimited” block size that can be changed via “emergent consensus” of miners. pic.twitter.com/8mSKqEojSH

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@_hashcash By expending resources to continue to improve the system, thus increasing its utility & robustness.

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