I post about Bitcoin, Books, React, Django, Nutrition. Probably in that order. Full Stack developer since 1998.

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Joined March 2009
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Children born during the pandemic have significantly reduced verbal and cognitive performance. Masks worn in school/daycare impact a range of early developing skills, such as attachment,facial processing and socioemotional processing..... dailymail.co.uk/news/article…
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not sure anyone has heard but, I resigned from Twitter
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How Ethereum’s Problem X, “is solved by Y. But Y has this small problem Z [and] Z would work if [only] X is solved” explained by one of the best & most intellectually honest minds in the field, @hugohanoi.
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Some background: About 3 and 1/2 years ago I started looking into PoS systems and published a series of articles documenting my thoughts & findings. 2/ hugonguyen.medium.com/work-i… hugonguyen.medium.com/proof-… hugonguyen.medium.com/proof-…
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MicroStrategy has purchased an additional 7,002 bitcoins for ~$414.4 million in cash at an average price of ~$59,187 per #bitcoin. As of 11/29/21 we #hodl ~121,044 bitcoins acquired for ~$3.57 billion at an average price of ~$29,534 per bitcoin. $MSTR microstrategy.com/en/investo…
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That's because you might not understand yet that the mob is acting as 1 "person". Their opinion is really just an opinion of a small group of authority figures that used the media to program them. They put zero critical thought into whether the opinion is actually right or wrong.
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This can help with zero-downtime deployments.
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We went from "it's just 2 weeks" to "it's just 2 weeks in jail" real quick.
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The irony of the increasingly common attacks on Bitcoin as “anti-democratic” or “right-wing” is that without Satoshi’s invention our financial future would 100% be in the hands of an unholy alliance of unaccountable mega corporations and increasingly fascist surveillance states.
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"Since proof of stake can not alone reach a consensus, it is not a consensus mechanism." yanmaani.github.io/proof-of-…
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Ethereum’s BS and intellectual dishonesty. A thread. 1/
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"What you have is a government inside a government, an undemocratic apparatus making all of the decisions beneath a shell of democracy—something that looks like a democracy and is called a democracy, but has almost none of the properties a democracy is defined by."
For those who still think "the Deep State" is a deranged conspiracy theory invented in 2017 by Sean Hannity: YouTube has been re-circulating a 2015 speech I gave at the Univ. of Utah at the height of the Snowden reporting. Here's what I said about secrecy and the security state:
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The world is moving fast. Even the dictionary is on the move🙄
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The other day I spoke with a prominent VC who made almost a billion dollars off Solana and has a heavy stake in Algorand. He had never heard of the Lightning Network. Bitcoin's future as a payment rail is not priced in.
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After 45.8% of the global population was vaccinated by 10/1/2021, global cases per day are up 76.3% since the start of the pandemic and COVID-19 deaths are up 52.3%. Strangely, and ahistorically, some nations have had three outbreaks in a year, veering outside of seasonal norms.
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How cool is it that in order to stop the spread of a new COVID variant, politicians worldwide are going to do all of the exact same things that completely failed to stop the previous ones
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A massive protest tonight in Frankfurt, Germany against compulsory vaxx and the threat of lockdowns.
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