James Lopp News

James Lopp is BitGo’s team lead of the software engineering group. BitGo is the security service for virtual assets that is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA. Jameson Lopp’s Bitcoin career started in 2015, though he had become interested in Bitcoin and its concept of money — that belongs to all people and not just a few elites — in 2012. Recently, he has created a fork of Bitcoin Core called Statoshi — which is aimed to analyze statistics of Bitcoin nodes — has founded Mensa’s Bitcoin Special Interest Group and the Triangle Bitcoin & Business meetup. According to Jameson, in his free time he investigates the philosophical aspects of Bitcoin and related technologies. Jameson Lopp’s net worth consists mostly of BTC, as he converted all of his retirement funds into it.

Opinion
Software Engineer Jameson Lopp believes Bitcoin has brought power back to the common man.
Cypherpunk Lopp - Crypto Hands Power Back to People
Gareth Jenkinson
2017-12-06T20:14:00+00:00
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Lightning Network advances and a decline in Bitcoin Cash have contributed to Bitcoin hitting new highs over $8,000.
Bitcoin Tops $8,000 As Lightning Triumphs And Cash Flounders
William Suberg
2017-11-20T12:02:00+00:00
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Adoption
BitGo’s lead developer Jameson Lopp ranks Bitcoin as the 32nd global currency based on M1 aggregator.
Bitcoin Ranked 32nd Global Currency by Physical Money Supply
Darryn Pollock
2017-11-06T14:15:00+00:00
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Fork
A suspected trolling attempt allegedly resulted in a SWAT team storming Jameson Lopp’s home on false hostage reports.
Fork Wars: SWAT Team Targets BitGo’s Lopp in Suspected Bitcoin Troll
William Suberg
2017-10-17T11:20:00+01:00
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Fork
Bruce Fenton delivers what seems to be a vote of no confidence in the SegWit2x hard fork.
Bitcoin SegWit2x Hard Fork Benefits Not Visible: Bruce Fenton
William Suberg
2017-10-16T10:40:00+01:00
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Breaking
SegWit2x fork receives a huge blow as New York Agreement signatory F2Pool ceases signalling for the fork.
F2Pool Deals Possible Death Blow to SegWit2x Fork, Withdraws Support
David Dinkins
2017-10-12T13:40:00+01:00
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Fork
Questions remain as to whether parties to the New York Agreement will implement the block size increase. Failure to do so could cause another chain split
Could SegWit2x Lead to Three Different Bitcoins?
David Dinkins
2017-08-02T19:55:26+01:00
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Adam Back says the Bitcoin community should deploy a “moratorium” on SegWit2x to avoid a second fork.
Delay SegWit2x 6 Months to Work on SegWit, Lightning: Adam Back
William Suberg
2017-08-02T14:25:00+01:00
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