Woah. Unicode 'n' characters in a domain name as a super dangerous spoofed cryptocurrency exchange. Even has an SSL cert. pic.twitter.com/xwKZZBIaDb
— Matt Johansen (@mattjay) February 19, 2018
1994: “the internet means there’ll be no more governments!”
2018: “blockchain means there’ll be no more governments!”
Both nonsense, yes. But the internet still turned out to be pretty important, and it was partly because of the things that prompted people to talk like that.
— Benedict Evans (@BenedictEvans) February 19, 2018
“An unwelcome consequence of living in a world where everything is “easy” is that the only skill that matters is the ability to multitask. At the extreme, we don’t actually do anything; we only arrange what will be done, which is a flimsy basis for a life” https://t.co/HuhrmmDD8Z
— Bart Suichies (@bsuichies) February 19, 2018
“The state relies on its corporate partners to punish behavior it regards as problematic. Private, commercial transactions—renting a car, reserving a hotel room, buying a plane ticket—become venues for state-directed punishment for nonconformity.” https://t.co/VNrjvmRxVA
— Christopher Allen (@ChristopherA) February 18, 2018
We just passed 700 lightning nodes on mainnet serving 1,700 open channels. 👏 Instant, free and trust-less transactions are here and it is just the beginning. The resemblance this has with our universe is mind-blowing . 🤯👇⚡️🚀🌌 #LightningNetwork #bitcoin #segwit pic.twitter.com/AM8z7geyNR
— Armin van Bitcoin ⚡ (@ArminVanBitcoin) February 14, 2018
Bad web experience leads to our culture of outrage and clickbait articles, which leads us to elect extreme viewpoint leaders with outrageous ideas not based on facts.
— alex van de sande (@avsa) February 14, 2018
There is no such thing as fully trustless tech. In encryption you trust that your recipient won't forward your message. In blockchains people who don't read the code are trusting software upgrades. Reducing needed trust lowers governance costs & increases social scalability.
— Nick Szabo⚡️ (@NickSzabo4) February 13, 2018
TNO approved as Sovrin steward. Very cool to see this famous Dutch institute (Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research) partnering up with the most promising platform for self-sovereign identity – and @OVioHQ investment – @SovrinIDhttps://t.co/AJxx6wh6Rm
— Aron van Ammers (@aronvanammers) February 13, 2018
We specialize at creating #CryptoGraphics: simplified visual representations of complex #Blockchain-related technology. Curious about things like Consensus Systems, or perhaps want to grasp the fundamentals of the Lightning Network? Check out or work! https://t.co/tdZFA4QOBC
— CryptoGraphics (@CryptoGfx) February 13, 2018
Presenting “Payments” per day, a more accurate representation of real economic activity on the Bitcoin network.
(It’s a count of all outputs that are not change outputs back to the sender)https://t.co/kyuTMXz09A
— Sergej Kotliar (@ziggamon) February 11, 2018