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

January 7th, 2018

@RyanHurley2 @acinq_co You can expect the network to be scale-free in topology. Anyone who doesn’t think their node..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…LD

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.@acinq_co’s testnet Lightning Network explorer currently showing 567 nodes with 1877 channels…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…5W

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@MZietzke @PeterRizun Yes, because I’ve experimented with it myself. It requires source code changes and recompilin..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4P

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@MZietzke @PeterRizun @Chris_Stewart_5 Yet another great use case for payment channels!

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@MZietzke @PeterRizun Because a node by default only accepts 120 connections (if it’s set up to accept them, otherw..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…md

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@PeterRizun @MZietzke @Chris_Stewart_5 It’s those pesky sovereign entities always getting in the way of efficient centralization!

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@MZietzke @PeterRizun Not possible to know without identifying all of the miners and mapping out the actual network..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Y0

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@ranakamoto @Bitcoin I said I could understand why some people see it that way - I also explained why whitepaper fu..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gd

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@MZietzke @Chris_Stewart_5 @PeterRizun How do you think the transactions get to the nodes operated by miners in the first place?

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@PeterRizun I’ll take that as a “yes” because few users connect directly to miners - they need for their transactio..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wU

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@CowOperate They can’t simply copy it because they haven’t fixed transaction malleability and refuse to implement SegWit.

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When it’s easy for the average Bitcoin user to make instant retail payments with sub-penny transaction fees via Lig..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UU

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@twobitidiot Use Yubico Authenticator to keep your TOTP secrets secure on dedicated hardware yubico.com/support/knowle…

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I regret to inform you that the reputation of the @Bitcoin Twitter account is now questionable. Appears it was sold..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lv

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nic__carter Some thoughts on short-termism in cryptocurrency. It’s easy to fixate on the immediate, first-order effects while i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…GM

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Bitcoin is not a business - the goal is not to maximize the ROI of investors. Most of us just want to increase the..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…In

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Wanted: user friendly (GUI) cross-operating system compatible implementation of Shamir’s Secret Sharing Scheme. Hig..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fG

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Crypto asset engineering is a multi-generation marathon.
Hares: those who expend all their resources on marketing…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6r

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@brazucany If you’re just grabbing the data from peer nodes, that’ subject to Sybil attacks. You’d want the data em..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…fK

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@vega113t It’s pretty important if it hits infinity. This is the case for Ethereum nodes running on spinning disks, for example.

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Metrics project I’d like to build or fund: initial sync times for crypto asset full nodes on different popular clas..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ke

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