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

November 17th, 2019

@matthew_d_green OK FINE BUT I DISAGREE WITH ANY PHRASING THAT MAKES IT SOUND ELEGANT 🙃

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Bitcoin co-opted one altcoin idea:
The first issuance cut in 2012 was called “the halving.”
Dogecoin was created in..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fe

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@Timccopeland Then dumb it down by saying that miners play a lottery and buy tickets with electricity.

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@MrHodl XT, Classic, and Unlimited (pre BUcash) are good examples of codebases that had the potential to become alt..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Te

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@MrHodl I’d still agree with that statement. Take, for example, two versions of Core, one which has the non determi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CG

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@killerstorm I agree that miners use mathematical functions as a part of their work, but it’s not a “math problem”..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wd

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@BitcoinAustrian If we only considered “circulating supply” (though we’d have to first agree on how to define that)..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dO

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Less than 6 months until we enter the 4th era of bitcoin inflation, at which point BTC will fall below the 2% infla..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ox

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Bitcoin miners don’t “solve complicated math problems.”
They make 100,000,000,000,000,000,000 guesses per second @..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3t

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