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feature request:
a data source that queries an HTTP endpoint to get the display value. This way people could share custom displays (e.g. I have a taproot signalling % display, currently just cron & curl).
Gives the clock a nice social engagement aspect.

My favorite shelf.

(blockclock showing taproot signaling in current diff period)

If I never hear that Will Smith Miami song again I'll die a happy man.

Gold miners undermine the value of gold.
Bitcoin miners increase the value of Bitcoin.

So, the answer is nope.

EndTheFUD.org/ curates the best articles that counter FUD.
It your handy one pager of bookmarks to fire at any noob regurgitating the fud du jour.

what's the cheapest way to buy a domain with btc and set it to redirect to some URL (not CNAME, HTTP redirection)?

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Don't go smoke weed on Joe Rogan kidz. You'll end up thinking AI poses an existential threat and that the only problem with BCH was it didn't have a cute dog logo.

btc.top signaling taproot now, so we're over 90% for sure if they all fully signal by the start of next diff period.
ST worked.

God dammit I tried to fund a LN channel with fees at 5 sat/vb and just as I broadcast it 50 MB of txs rush into the mempool.
Why can't bitcoin be this small thing that belongs to programmers?

Bitcoiners are trying to be a compass for the new global monetary Schelling point. This is an important role during the land grab for newcomers mindshare.

I’m not sure Bitcoin would be where it is today if it weren’t for Twitter.

And I think Bitcoiners are losing the fight right now because free money makes for easy sailing and people disregard the compass.

Bitcoin relies on turmoil in the overall economy. Without it newcomers are drawn to quick profits and gravitate towards local maxima.

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Fact check: the statements are all real. 😱

Only 35% of the mining power (by pool) has never signalled taproot. The rest seem to be rolling it gradually.

9% of hashing power already signalling after less than one day since 0.21.1 released.
At this rate we're activating in less than a week.


Show Taproot activation progress on your blockclock mini with this script & cron job: gist.github.com/pox/12f5c575e5

cc @nvk, is there a nicer way to show this on the BCM?

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