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

June 2021

usecriptobr Bitcoin não tem:
líder carismático
fundação financiada
token de governança
cronograma de aquisição
conselho diretor..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rX

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:16 PM, Jun 30th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

@jasonffl drat, I should have taken the ruler out

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Bitcoin has…
no charismatic leader
no funded foundation
no governance token
no vesting schedule
no steering counc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…P8

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Few things are as satisfying as routing around gatekeepers.

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You can’t bomb your way to peace.
You can’t vote your way to freedom.
You can’t spend your way to surplus.
You can’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EB

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bitrefill Pt 1. Jameson Lopp @lopp CTO of @CasaHODL on El Salvador, Crime & crypto, and getting swatted - To the Moon ep. 16..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…d9

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In 2 days the Bitcoin network will automatically retarget a new mining difficulty just like it has hundreds of time..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FP

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@danheld Hell is when your digitized consciousness is reanimated as a nonperson cyberslave.

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@danheld It’s a better-than-nothing backup plan but I’d rather not have to go that route.

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Twitter Spaces is working flawlessly in the web app. RIP Clubhouse

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Today @RepBillFoster stated that “there’s a significant sentiment, increasing sentiment, in Congress that if you’re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…VO

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The best support tickets are the one where the user is totally pissed that their account doesn’t work and it takes..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KH

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@acityinohio for the sexy voice playing off the contrasting uber nerdy voice *chef’s kiss*

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@CoinDesk @coinbase @compass_mining @cryptocom You’re gonna confuse people by tagging the company when it’s referri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IJ

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This is why your phone number AND ANYTHING YOU TIE TO IT is not safe. youtube.com/watch?v=BEHl2l…

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@AriDavidPaul Well hurry up already; writing robust and maintainable code is a PITA. Can’t believe I’m still coding..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rg

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Of course, a “natural Ponzi scheme” that has no schemer and no actual payments to earlier investors with funds from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…76

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You don’t have to be a rocket scientist or even an economist to understand that inflation is theft on a mass scale. twitter.com/jimmysong/stat…

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Fire your financial advisor if they aren’t taking advances in longevity biotech into consideration for your retirement planning.

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Bitcoin has already been declared dead twice as many times in 2021 as in all of 2020.😏

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A larger block reward market, a greater share of hashrate within the US, & emergence of US foundries foster a more..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cb

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@emilepetrone FYI one unexpected side effect from my weight loss journey was that I stopped snoring.

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congrats this might be an even worse idea than @AMLBitcoin twitter.com/TheStalwart/st…

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Bitcoin price charts are just noise.

The signal is in the central bank charts.

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@BtcBlackthorne I regularly check in on how various networks are doing in terms of full validation sync performance..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eZ

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“Verifying a string of 30 random characters is onerous and nerve-wracking!” exclaimed the person who clearly doesn’..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yb

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I don’t have a LinkedIn account. If you have an account and you’d like to crush a scammer, please report this impos..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dn

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@danielwingen Imposter. All my real accounts have attestations on keybase.

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Everything in moderation.
Including tolerance.
Lest it be weaponized against you.

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@1Blockchaintech There are many possible ways. Casa has an inheritance setup built around our multisig service. keys.casa/bitcoin-inheri…

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@D34D81 I’m testing all the clients listed on the documentation at ethereum.org/en/developers/…

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@cburgdorf I saw the note that it’s not production ready, but it’s on the list of clients in the docs thus I tested..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fo

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@LefterisJP @ErigonEth Yes I’m making a note of that; I’m testing the clients listed on the ethereum.org docs list

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@orweinberger Yep there was that error and a bunch of others about unpickling / referencing variable ‘field’ before..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0L

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Full validation sync of Ethereum Trinity 0.1.0a37 node got to block 51,000 on my benchmark machine in 10 minutes an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zY

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“I strongly believe that Bitcoin’s value is driven by overzealous investors, coming from a very small tech communit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZL

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Conservative extrapolation (based upon 20% sync) for completion of EOS 2.1.0 full validation sync on my benchmark m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…24

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@Mariandipietra Sure, if your network is small / highly centralized.

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@TusharJain_ Technically yes, anyone is free to fork for any reason. Doing so becomes less and less tenable as the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lx

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@AlmostSureMath I don’t believe Satoshi ever explained the decision around that constant before disappearing. bitcoin.stackexchange.com/questions/9305…

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If a nation state seizes all of the mining equipment within its borders, people in other nations can build new equi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5u

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@AlmostSureMath Because you can not know the true hashrate of the network due to block time variance. Hashrate is /..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZT

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Q: Why doesn’t Bitcoin’s mining difficulty adjust itself more quickly?

A: Bitcoin does not have the same perspecti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ct

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Bitcoin’s exchange rate is still so low because few understand that the network has become robust enough to withsta..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sc

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@jer979 When you have sanity+clarity+conviction and no one else does, you find yourself out of consensus with every..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…V9

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@balajis Funky things happen when you try to make difficulty adjustments to be “more responsive.”

See: BCH

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@gersonmartinez In the case of children who are too young, I’d suggest that you set up a trust to take ownership an..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zm

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If you set up inheritance to ensure your heirs can recover bitcoin, the plan shouldn’t stop at the recovery step…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…YH

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“The value of SafeDollar has dropped to $0” 🙄
coindesk.com/polygon-defi-p…

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We’re building better money.
We’re not asking for permission.
We will not be stopped by trolls or threats.

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@KimDotcom @0xpraetorian meaningless drivel
meaningless drivel
if you choose, sure
show us said patents
it’s a diff..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wN

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Insanity is basically a prerequisite to be an extremely early Bitcoin adopter.

On the other hand, sanity is relative.

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@brucefenton Ah yes, you’re a non-person if you don’t have a GPG identity on the web of trust, right?

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pete_rizzo_ RIP Mircea Popescu (1980 – 2021)

Called “The Father of Bitcoin Toxicity” by some, Mircea will endure as one oftwitter.com/i/web/status/1…0plg

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@astrojoe001 IIRC his twitter account was suspended many years ago for a threat he made against Andreas Antonopolous

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You don’t know jack about toxic Bitcoin maximalism if you don’t know the tale of Mircea Popescu. twitter.com/fluffypony/sta…

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Traders love the thrill of buying dips.

I buy block space market dips.

❤️ 1 sat/b lightning channels.

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@danclarkie 60 minute block times aren’t particularly rare. You may find this interesting: blog.lopp.net/bitcoin-block-…

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How many charismatic billionaires does it take to screw millions in pump & dump shitcoinery?

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@AlistairZ80Aftw @jeetsidhu_ It’s a 3X magnifier for the holographic sight, not a scope. Bayonet is suboptimal beca..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yr

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How many countries are going to have Bitcoin ETFs trading before the United States?

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stephanlivera SLP286 @hectorr159 of @CasaHODL & Inheritance

Hector and I chat:
- self custody vs custodial
- how early..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mD

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@RickV3D @satsie F-15s spend most of their time defenseless on the ground and can be captured with common AR-15s

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But there’s this thing called the NY DFS… twitter.com/CoinDesk/statu…

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@Bitcoin_Win It’s about fundamental freedoms, not about the specific example.

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@onchainlyrics Biden is the revisionist, lying about history in order to make it seem like “it’s always been this w..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dP

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@nlw @officialmcafee I’m probably clear to talk about it since we never went further than brainstorming

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@nlw @officialmcafee I spent an entire day brainstorming with him & his entourage at a hotel in Atlanta.

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Biden recently repeated his revisionist history about citizens not being allowed to own cannons so I’m just gonna l..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hf

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“Disobedience is the vehicle of progress.”

- @officialmcafee, Rest in Peace

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@danheld @jack Just gotta keep trying; I think it took me 5 or 6 applications before being accepted.

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labitconf

Get ready for incredible news from LABITCONF; since 2013 the #1 Bitcoin Conference in Latin Americ..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Uz

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@JosephPitluck @PeterSchiff Yeah @cryptowat_ch makes it really easy - just paste the tweet URL while viewing the chart.

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ETH2 isn’t even usable for anything and folks are already getting rekt. Impressive! twitter.com/JamesSpediacci…

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Full validation sync of Litecoin Core v0.18.1 to block 2,074,000 on my benchmark machine took 3 hours 10 min.

RAM:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ww

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Full validation sync of Binance Chain 0.8.2 to block 8,520,000 on my benchmark machine took 13 days, 1 hour, 15 min..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7c

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If you thought you were rich in January but today you’re poor, that’s just your monkey brain playing tricks on you.

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Anybody have a billion bucks I can borrow for a few years? Willing to post my bitclout as collateral.

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Normally in order for an internet service to relocate major infrastructure without downtime requires massive amount..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qI

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BitcoinMagazine This oil well in Montana contains a mine powered by excess natural gas. “Relative to continuing to flare,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3u

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CasaHODL 🛡Think you know the best way to protect your bitcoin from thieves?🛡

Join our Twitter Space tomorrow @ 2:30pm PST!..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pt

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Remember that time the bitcoin exchange rate crashed (to $800) because China banned it?

forbes.com/sites/kashmirh…

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You can’t ban Bitcoin, you can only ban yourself from Bitcoin.

Bitcoin will benefit the countries that offer the g..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…R1

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@PeterMcCormack My death threats went down substantially when I made folks pay to message me!

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“Fear makes a good business partner.”

- 25th Ferengi Rule of Acquisition pic.twitter.com/agB8DAa3ZO

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If you’re bearish on freedom then you have my sympathy; it must be depressing to be pessimistic.

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If China’s Bitcoin bans were actually effective then they wouldn’t have to keep loudly reiterating them.

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“China’s mining dominance is unlikely to last; I expect that this theoretical attack will become less and less like..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…PE

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SeverinAlexB Major graph update 🗺️
- 8 new filters
- Complete UI overhaul, fullscreen
- Tons of mobile📱and performance🚴‍♀️optimi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pi

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The Chinese central bank FUD will continue until everyone learns this lesson. twitter.com/lopp/status/10…

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@USympathizer Politicians write the base layer; lawyers write apps on top of that.

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Going to court is like debugging in prod.
twitter.com/lopp/status/14…

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I wouldn’t have to pay $500 an hour for this shit if the legal system had better tooling.

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Lawyers are just old-school coders who run their code on a really clunky meatspace machine.

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If you don’t learn to code you will be at the mercy of those who can. twitter.com/lopp/status/14…

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@TruelevelSa Either it works perfectly or it ends catastrophically.

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You’re either a fool or a genius if you roll your own crypto.

You’re either a fool or a genius if you roll your own smart contracts.

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20 years in and WYSIWYG editors still suck at creating clean code.

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The *chef’s kiss* is the prop65 cancer & reproductive health warning on the back. pic.twitter.com/KHMchSi8yC

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Very considerate of China to compel miners to shut down during a weekend when demand for block space is low!

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Poloniex rushing to take advantage of low fee UTXO consolidation yesterday. pic.twitter.com/pNLJELMkBC

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Regular reminder that phones are surveillance devices. Android users in Massachusetts are getting a nasty surprise,..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ws

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@BaldBitcoin It could be a mistake.

It could be someone just in a rush.

Or it could be a hack; hackers don’t mind..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X7

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@masonic_tweets Overpaying by about 100X for consolidation if you ask me.

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Someone just dumped 4 blocks worth of high fee transactions into the mempool. Very low number of transactions spend..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…EV

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LND node operators should take note that in order to make use of anchor output channels (which are safer in certain..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…l9

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@IntelTechniques Magic Earth works well on GrapheneOS for navigation

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On one hand, seeking lightning liquidity flows in order to serve demand and capture fees is quite challenging.

On..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sC

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When it comes to mission critical systems in which a single failure can be catastrophic, a slower pace of advancement is ultimately faster.

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@NeerajKA You’re alright in my book, Neeraj. Your eyes may be weak, but your tongue is sharp.

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The latest lnd release includes a “cluster mode” which is a huge step forward for folks who want to run enterprise..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…As

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@LudiMagistR The point is not Peter, but rather that Bitcoin Ambassadors take their own initiative. Anyone who cont..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ty

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@LitecoinPatrick @jratcliff People might read my tweet as critical because they have been conditioned by authoritar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ff

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Résumé of a self-appointed Bitcoin Ambassador
twitter.com/PeterMcCormack…

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mykeysmycoins The best list to follow for experts

Thanks @lopp

twitter.com/i/lists/967118…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:28 AM, Jun 17th, 2021 via Twitter Web App)

“Official; adjective: authorized by a proper authority; authoritative.”

There is no authority who can proclaim any..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…q9

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Now that the Bitcoin adoption game is being played at the nation state level, vigilance is even more crucial in ord..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…t0

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There is no such thing as an “Official Bitcoin _______” except for scams stretching for claims of legitimacy.

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If you receive key management hardware in the mail that you weren’t expecting, don’t plug it into ANYTHING.

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BleepinComputer Scammers mail fake Ledger devices to steal your cryptocurrency - @LawrenceAbrams
bleepingcomputer.com/news/cryptocur…

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💎🙌 > 💩🙌

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CasaHODL Bitcoin is forever—even when it’s lost!

So how do you secure it as generational wealth for your family?

Just in.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6b7

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:48 PM, Jun 16th, 2021 via Twitter for Android)

TIP_Network This week, @PrestonPysh sits down with @Nneuman and they talk about security and self custody. They also d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pX

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If only there was some sort of censorship resistant option that makes BitPay obsolete… twitter.com/gunpolicy/stat…

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5) Overly conservative / slowly adjusting fee estimate algorithm
6) Naive wallet with hard coded static fees
7) Unc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XP

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Q: Why are some folks paying 10X the txn fee required to get confirmed in the next block?

A: Could be:
1. A custod..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GG

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If Bitcoiners don’t spend their precious time investigating other crypto projects, we’re “closed minded.”

If we do..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7J

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@KyleSamani This is an odd form of bar-lowering in which you’re engaged. I thought we were trying to IMPROVE upon legacy trust models.

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Fourth robbery this year perpetrated against bitcoin traders in Hong Kong. H/T @richardbensberg
scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

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When you say “you don’t need to verify the integrity of the system yourself as long as others are verifying it” I h..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cx

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@KyleSamani I don’t know how to quantify this “decentralized enough” to which you refer.

I know that if I can veri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…h5

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@sanumbitcuniam Yes, nuance is hard. I just want to make it clear that these networks do NOT all operate the same way.

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@MewnSurfer @dfinity I’m sure they are comfortable with the model they have built.

What I’m more interested in is..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mB

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I’ve yet to discover a high throughput blockchain-based network that doesn’t make some sort of trade-offs regarding..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WU

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@danostrovsky But it’s not possible to just run a read-only node that doesn’t participate in consensus on the production network?

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@danostrovsky Are you saying that if I connect a “slow” machine to the production network in order to read data fro..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8J

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@michael_saylor A bitcoin in cold storage is worth 10 in a third party’s custody.

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@danostrovsky I want to run a node on my benchmark machine and sync to the production network. Not sure why it’s so..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3j

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@twobitidiot Can’t believe those ethernet maximalists weren’t more open-minded about token ring technology!

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@thousandbtc That’s what I’m trying to verify. The Dfinity folks are being coy/evasive. I’m wondering who is actually running nodes now.

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@Cryptdorian @frk0196 I assure you that my annual node report will reflect more poorly on a project if I can’t even..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7H

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If anyone out there has been able to successfully build and run an “Internet Computer” node on their own, please reach out to me.

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@dominic_w There are no built releases available on this repository and when I follow the instructions to build it..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hl

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@dominic_w Why can’t I check out the code and run it on my own machine to see how it fares?

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@PeterSchiff @michael_saylor If I had a bitcoin for every time someone said I was insane…

😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏😏..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9Q

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@michael_saylor I don’t know what this means but it sounds like your thirst for bitcoin is far from quenched.

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@brucefenton “SEC 2021” sounds like a pretty boring conference

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@LoneCeltic This is whatever the defaults are for running the node, so I assume only the relay chain.

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