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

August 26th, 2020

@DMN737 @cryptonadafomo Weight = cumulative PoW.

Longest chain is a flaw from the very early days that Satoshi corrected in 2009 IIRC.

via Twitter Web App in reply to DMN737

@DMN737 @cryptonadafomo Chain length is meaningless.

Chain weight is what determines the best chain.

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@cryptonadafomo It’s the accumulation of all the work from all the block hashes.

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@cryptonadafomo And rewrite the entire chain? No; every bitcoin node checks the cumulative proof of work of the ent..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Aw

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@cryptonadafomo You seem to be referring to an often overblown attack that would require rewriting years of PoW and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…to

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@VegasTopPicks Short term price stability is not one of Bitcoin’s strengths.

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The unfortunate truth is that Bitcoin’s strengths shine strongest when the world is at its darkest.

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@kyletorpey You just described Twitter’s chief user engagement strategy.

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CtrlPew I now accept bitcoin at shop.ctrlpew.com and I’m running my own instance of BTCPay Server for all your kyc c..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…k6

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@wullon @_jonasschnelli_ The short version is that the platform is generally irrelevant when it’s a security token..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…If

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@_jonasschnelli_ And if the company changes to a different platform in the future, do I regain my ethos and integri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fE

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@_jonasschnelli_ False. I never advised anyone to use Ethereum; it had already been determined by the time I was br..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wy

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@_jonasschnelli_ Because there’s no shame in receiving options in return for your work. I’ve accepted options from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fi

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@fst_nml @_jonasschnelli_ If I’m broke, how am I sponsoring a dozen Bitcoin developers? 🤷‍♂️

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@_jonasschnelli_ I accepted the advisory role well before any promise of tokens, though I realize I can’t prove my..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3X

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Bitcoin HODL strength is increasing; accumulation addresses have exceeded the 2018 peak. Accumulation addresses are..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…JE

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@HavMercyBaby @jillruthcarlson No. Jill is spot on when it comes to the ever-increasing complexity of the crypto ec..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1K

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@TimmyPIB It’s certainly possible that a breakthrough in computing will break the crypto used for old P2PK addresse..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MC

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@Knalpaard General estimates around 4M though you can debate whether or not the Patoshi coins should be included.

via Twitter for Android in reply to Knalpaard

More bitcoins have been lost in the past 10 years than will be found in the next 100 years.

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