Twitter - Nick Szabo

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

"With psychology papers replicating less than 40%, dietary advice..., macroeconomic analysis..., and pharmaceutical… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Indeed. British meddling in U.S. twitter.com/nozomimagine/s…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

The "boring but important" material of our future -- the frontier below our feet:unenumerated.blogspot.com/2011/02/some-s…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Centralized digital services, whether in traditional finance or in the crypto biz, are extremely vulnerable to loca… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Lobbying and hand-waving about "space colonies" is easy. Real space industry and colonization is hard. It will happ… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Do you have a cage-free job? "The last thing Foster Farms needs is a bird that takes time off to sit on eggs ... [l… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Tokenization of off-chain things trust-minimizes only transfer of title. Short of entangled proplets… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

$1 trillion of variable-rate loans for leveraged buyouts, riskier than junk bonds: "[T]heir income rises as interes… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Gold has severe flaws. Physical locality makes it less secure and far more transactionally local, and thus more vul… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

"Central #banks and international institutions like the International Monetary Fund have overstepped their mandate… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Decentralized consensus, tokens ("property titles with owner authority"), and chains (no blocks), 1998: nakamotoinstitute.org/secure-propert…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Fruits of fiat: dozens of episodes of savings-and-credit-destroying hyperinflation over the last century, including… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

However, traditional financial governance is poorly adapted to the digital era. Digital centralization is a vulnera… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

The earliest copper objects were not weapons or tools for concrete practical use -- they were plug-in replacements… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Nick Szabo
Nick Szabo@NickSzabo4

Ugh, two utopian abuses of language ("community", "consensus") in one tweet. Reminder:+ There are orders of magni… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…