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

April 2019

@alistairmilne Hopefully once it’s all over I’ll be allowed to explain why it took so long… it’s a funny story.

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Only 0.03% of non-empty blocks from the past year had no SegWit transactions and the known miners from that group h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rf

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EFF .@b_haddy was detained at gunpoint for allegedly driving a stolen car.

“The error rate of this technology is incr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vC

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Kudos to @ColdbitWallet and @CRYPTO_TAG for including stamping plates and ear plugs 😬 twitter.com/lopp/status/11…

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@PeterMcCormack @Dieter75 It’s complicated; from regular usage patterns it’s expected that with full segwit adoptio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pz

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@PeterMcCormack Folks make fun of the “it will be ready in 18 months” meme but Craig seems to have perfected it.

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Which Bitcoin flavor has the fastest transactions in terms of thermodynamic security? howmanyconfs.com pic.twitter.com/hZeY7J1cjP

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@c4chaos @APompliano No, I just don’t want anyone to get hurt.

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@APompliano Oh boy I hope they don’t integrate it into any critical systems…

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@AmishBTC I haven’t tested brass, but titanium is more resistant to heat and to pressure.

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@Pau1Mullen Yes, this is my second round of tests - you can see last year’s here: medium.com/@lopp/metal-bi…

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@xtdisnkfe I’m only aware of laser etching for QR codes and have no idea how expensive such an etching machine may be.

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It’s about to get realllllly stressful up in here. pic.twitter.com/IfbmFsIdHg

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wizsecurity Digging into CoinLab’s outlandish $16B USD claim against the MtGox estate: blog.wizsec.jp/2019/04/coinla…

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Five jobs I’ve had (according to the haters):

1. Blockstream shill
2. Dragon’s Den conspirator
3. Grin pumper
4. C..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6p

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@yogi_golden Swatting is just one example. There are many variations.

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Discussing possible nation state attacks often get dismissed as paranoia under the assumption that you aren’t impor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…DZ

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@PeterMcCormack @kyletorpey Twitter has mechanisms to fix that. Most of my tweets garner vitriolic responses, but I rarely see them.

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@nic__carter Medium hack: if you make your article length less than one screen then it will have a 100% read ratio! pic.twitter.com/aMPINnntJX

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@cdixon @Iiterature The @a16z Crypto Canon said it was going to be maintained at crypto.a16z.com but looks..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…bz

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@jimwyman5 You should be able to find all the updated numbers and sources here: medium.com/@lopp/bitcoin-…

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@jonlorusso @Falkvinge Unlikely, but they could probably get pretty close to the same level of profitability.

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@Falkvinge It’s possible for them to simultaneously be profitable and yet not be optimally profitable. The real que..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TP

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@kabzj @muneeb @spencernoon Making fun of Calvin Ayre and Craig Wright is not beneath me.

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@masonic_tweets @Bitfinexed Sounds like he was wrong for far longer than he has been right.

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@muneeb @spencernoon Sir, I have it on good authority that a 56k modem can handle gigameg blocks with ease.

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@ziggamon The ability to unilaterally create or unilaterally block the creation of a transaction. I think CoinCenter came up with that.

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@eric_lombrozo I’m open to new theories and evidence; I have a few theories but little evidence.

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Economically rational SHA256 miners should mine the most profitable network since switching costs are fairly low. B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eS

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@C_ruhf @CarstenBKK Noted on the Y axes - I’ll link directly to the sources in my upcoming article. All public info from web sites and git.

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@Bgibson0605 If you assume standard sleeping patterns then it appears Satoshi resided in eastern North America or w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ko

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@AML_Ninja @badger_coin @saifedean @aantonop FYI, whoever owns the .cc domain stopped pointing it at my site. I now..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0s

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@murchandamus @SolveMaxwell It’s ready, it’s more a question of when the lawyers are ready.

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@murchandamus This can be traced back to 2017 with the “SegWit Coins are not Bitcoins” presentation in Arnhem.

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Q: Should I buy bitcoin now?
A: If you have to ask, the answer is no.

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CasaHODL 1/ We’re excited to share that Casa is focusing on Bitcoin and Lightning only for 2019 and beyond!!
⚡️⚡️🚀🚀

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LNstats

the number of public Tor onion service nodes has reached an all-time high of 359!..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…L6

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The genesis episode of TO THE MOON with @maxkeiser and @stacyherbert is live! rt.com/shows/to-the-m…

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The problem of robocalls & spoofing could be solved if phone networks implemented PKI for call creators.

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@_wooko_ Your profile states “do your own research” and that’s what I’ve done. I don’t care about what BSV does.

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The game of coins has dangers such as wizards, trolls, and dragons - only play with the pieces you can afford to lo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SV

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@Bitcoin_Beyond The source of the image will be linked in my article.

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@BitcoinSofia @Bitcoin_Beyond The photo is merely something I found during my research, it is not evidence of anything in and of itself.

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@Bitcoin_Beyond The original is a nearly 30 year old polaroid and as such, it was faded. The only alteration I perf..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mi

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@Bitcoin_Beyond Reputation vs reputation works for me. Let’s revisit this next week when I reveal the source of the photo.

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@JudgeBitcoin Are you claiming that the person in the photo is not Craig Steven Wright?

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@zackvoell Wright is better positioned than most people to pose as a Satoshi candidate, but I’ve yet to find any co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…h7

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@TuurDemeester The unfortunate part is that 30% - 40% of my findings didn’t make it into the final draft due to legal issues.

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@MrHodl Yes, I believe he was 19 or 20 at the time of this photo.

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@nlebowitz1 It’s a catch-22 on the attention side. I don’t like giving him more attention but I also want to presen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3T

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A year ago I began a new research project; the subject of this research was Craig Steven Wright. I finished my rese..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IQ

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In the dystopian not-so-distant future, society will devolve to the point that the POTUS will simply be the person..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fo

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@BobMcElrath @CasaHODL @TheRandomOne18 Just running hidden services, not doing any intensive tor stuff.

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TheCryptoconomy Today we go through a recent blog post by @lopp & the @CasaHODL team explaining the clever design used to ensure bo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aJ

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@cedracine @CasaHODL * Clearnet channels will remain open and operational
* I think autopilot will look for both to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d3

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@BTCDCA @CasaHODL No, this is just running hidden services for bitcoin, lnd, and the web dashboard. Running a relay..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Bc

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CasaHODL One of our most requested features,
Tor support on ⚡️Casa Node ⚡️
is finally here!

Improved Security 🔒
Enhanced..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hb

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nChain’s “Open Source Projects” page lists:
Nakasendo: Was never open sourced and now even the closed source binari..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IT

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What happened to the Terab project? It supposedly raised 3.6M euros in January 2018. coingeek.com/coingeek-com-f…
On Jan..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IO

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Remember when Craig promised that he was going to bring improved privacy to Bitcoin Cash? The Internet remembers. S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Y2

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Craig usually makes predictions / promises that won’t be falsifiable for over a year, presumably so that most folks..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tr

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If you’re counting on Craig’s predictions or promises to come true, you’re gonna have a bad time. Source:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pW

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@DHannum8 @EricyuanY Data sovereignty is certainly on the long term roadmap, but it’s certainly long term - it will..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1E

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roasbeef Announcing lnd v0.6-beta! This new release address of number of p2p stability issues, adds Static Channel Backups (..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vo

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It would be poetic justice if Craig Wright ends up falling to perjury charges as a result of faking more cryptograp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lB

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@coindesk @AlyssaHertig Remember when Craig Wright claimed to have a PhD in Computer Science on his LinkedIn profil..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cc

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Interesting new site by @SDLerner from the continuation of his research into the miners of early bitcoin blocks. satoshiblocks.info

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CasaHODL Casa is pioneering a new kind of privacy policy! means practicing what we preach. Our latest blog pos..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1Z

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@grlz2grlz @nixops Perhaps, though I’d rather have a surgeon with 1,000 successful surgeries under their belt than..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XM

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@iamjosephyoung Do you expect someone to be able to answer such questions with any certainty?

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Some of the best engineers I know don’t have a degree in a computing field. You can excel in a field w/o an academi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…J1

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TheBlock__ Casa (@CasaHODL) kicks off data privacy campaign with a privacy policy update
theblockcrypto.com/tiny/casa-kick…

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Melt_Dem here’s why i care about privacy:

medium.com/@Melt_Dem/im-n…

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In a voluntary society no one can force you to not be an asshole, but the community can punish you via ostracism. T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fs

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jmcorgan @lopp @adam3us Privacy is the dividing line between oneself and the rest of the world. Protecting it allows one to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…nF

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Privacy should be the default because it’s nearly impossible to make public data private & you don’t know what data..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Es

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notgrubles Received a new message over @Blockstream Satellite. It appears to be a treasure hunt for $1,000,000 in , wi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ac

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coindesk JUST IN: A million-dollar $BTC treasure hunt just launched with hidden clues scattered around the world. ow.ly/7sYs50qjUQC @La__Cuen

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TheLTBNetwork Check out the first ever @BitcoinMagazine Podcast - your source of news, commentary and thought leadership driving..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…M1

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@danheld Robbery is just theft + violence or threats thereof. All government initiated theft is robbery AFAICT.

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@vakeraj I agree. I’m suggesting that the “bad” legal drug dealers, as you’ve described them, are causing more harm..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wT

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Unpopular opinion: white market pill pushing doctors cause more harm than black market drug dealers.

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alexbosworth If an exchange says they will delist a token due to the actions of a few people, it’s a pretty good sign that excha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ll

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@connolly_dan @CalvinAyre So you found a single outlier? It’s capitalized correctly later in the same file and in a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ba

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BHIP: 1
Layer: Meatspace
Title: Issue all conference badges with “@hodlonaut” as name
Author: @lopp
Status: Propos..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fb

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@CalvinAyre It’s fascinating that Craig is still using incorrect capitalization when typing the word “Bitcoin.” Or..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…i9

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@PeterMcCormack Have you been imprisoned yet for your crimes against Craig?

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CasaHODL CasaHODLonaut
reporting for SPACE FLEET!!
⚡️⚡️🚀🚀
pic.twitter.com/Qk4WnP4Bww

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@BigRedMurphy @CalvinAyre Yes, and? I still stand by that tweet, and the one I made above in the thread. They are not contradictory.

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MIT_CSAIL 3 years ago MIT grad student Katie Bouman led the creation of a new algorithm to produce the first-ever image of a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…y3

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Don’t only pay attention to those committing fraud, but also to those who stand by silently as they watch it happen..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LT

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There is no need to regularly check the bitcoin exchange rate - folks on social media will be sure to let you know..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MX

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Craig Wright tweeted an average 62 times per day in 2018; now he’s off Twitter and posting prolifically on Medium…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oo

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@CalvinAyre Craig has been pleading his case that he is Satoshi for 4 years but has lost every appeal. There is no..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dz

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SomsenRuben 1/9 Blocks WILL be full sooner or later. We’re not making smart use of block space, so we’re likely to experience a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pf

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The crypto space got to where it is today not just due to the cyphers, but also due to the punks.

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@MattNelson1987 @CasaHODL @LineageAndroid Anything is technically possible, but the main consideration we’re strivi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sI

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CasaHODL Today on the Casa Blog, @lopp reviews Mobile Key security architecture in the Keymaster app and our design of a bet..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iN

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As @murchandamus eloquently put it: “users are often paying a premium for a time preference they don’t even have.”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ss

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coindesk Money transfer giant @WesternUnion has teamed up with blockchain startup @coinsph to enable residents of the Philip..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mm

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Bitcoin has:
Hundreds of thousands of daily average transactors
Millions of daily average HODLers (securing private..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…If

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@herp_derpshades @jespow Yes but this would formalize and simplify the process.

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@jespow An annual get out of jail free card, of course.

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@Melt_Dem @srolondon The tax nightmare that resulted from dumping shitcoin forks in 2017 made me realize another ma..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vx

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Craig Wright was deposed on April 4th as part of the Kleiman lawsuit. Unsurprisingly, he declined to answer a lot o..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yW

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tabconf Watch @lopp speak on “Riding the Lightning - Casa Node Challenges” @CasaHODL
youtu.be/bSKy2-rpIHw

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magicalcrypto On Sunday the 12th of May @lopp from @CasaHODL will give a talk at on “Sowing the Seeds of Destruction”.
T..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5i

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@ryaneshea @BobMcElrath What volume of data are we talking about? What is the threat model - the universe?

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“Trust” is a four-letter word.

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@tangleblog You can point to anyone’s opinion you wish, but no one has authority over Bitcoin’s attributes or evolu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…QI

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@tangleblog There is no such fact - what you are stating is an opinion.

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@tangleblog Don’t worry, Bitcoin is scaling. We’re just scaling horizontally rather than vertically.

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@monecocoin @jeffreyatucker If I had a satoshi for every time I heard that claim, I wouldn’t have bothered to write..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hX

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@jeffreyatucker Bitcoin doesn’t compete with credit cards. The folks who want to compete with credit cards, PayPal,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7C

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@iam_preethi Oh noes, the XRPArmy has invaded Google!

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@EFF @GeoffreyStarks I appreciate the sentiment, but this is advocating for a band-aid. The only way to prevent dat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3R

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CasaHODL Another batch of Casa Nodes,
fresh out of the oven!!
🔥🔥⚡️ ⚡️🚀🚀 pic.twitter.com/HDTcVFExs4

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Q: “Why did the bitcoin exchange rate surge?”
¯\_(ツ)_/¯ *rolls dice*
A: “Because @LukeDashjr’s BIP being activated..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…18

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@gaberivera I’m of the opinion that Dunbar’s Number is in effect when it comes to following counts.

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alexbosworth SCB has been merged into the lnd master branch: github.com/lightningnetwo… It allows for a small backup file to be mad..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t9

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@flyosity My condolences; it’s always tough to lose a family member. I’m sure you gave her a great life!

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I’m pleased to announce that the gag order has been lifted and I can finally release the evidence of Satoshi Nakamo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oR

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