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

October 19th, 2017

@TuurDemeester Because Ethereum keeps increasing the amount of data it allows to be processed, thus it grows faster. etherscan.io/chart/blocksize

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@TuurDemeester I don’t see sync times on here, just data usage. Should be able to do a full sync in a week or so on a high end machine.

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@JavierGonzalez They are theoretically possible; I’ve yet to see any. It will be challenging to implement without c..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Yb

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@JavierGonzalez I’m not ignoring it; sharding is horizontal scaling / scaling out.

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Everyone wants to scale Bitcoin, but not all scaling methods have the same consequences. Always ask the question: “..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lo

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I’m pessimistic we’ll ever settle on an objective definition for Bitcoin; even the dictionary can’t get it right!..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…m4

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“Too often we judge other groups by their worst examples while judging ourselves by our best intentions.” - George W Bush

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@theonevortex @kralux @jgarzik Replays can be rebroadcast in a matter of milliseconds; you want to have better prot..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…v3

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The fight for the future of Bitcoin isn’t small blockers vs big blockers. It’s a struggle against apathy sliding us into authoritarianism.

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@TuurDemeester It’s a shame there’s no bulletproof governance system to easily resolve these disputes…

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If you’re seeing SegWit used as a derogatory term, it’s probably based upon the FUD debunked in this article. medium.com/@dexx/debunkin…

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