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asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2019-03-02#1900086 << not any kind of news, neh, >> http://qntra.net/2014/11/buterins-waterfall-a-likbez/ ☝︎
a111: Logged on 2018-11-20 18:55 asciilifeform: evidently their extraction engine ~does~ work, or waterfall would have long ago dried
asciilifeform: my q was whether usg has managed to re-create 'the printing press', or reasonable emulation thereof, via controlled waterfall .
asciilifeform: soo the fact that btc/usd would fall 3.5x from dec '17 to today, was not seekrit ?! or contention is that it wasn't product or waterfall ..? which ?
a111: Logged on 2018-02-06 18:46 BingoBoingo: Well, they gotta let the price run up again before they waterfall for increasingly disappointing crashes a couple more times at least.
asciilifeform: the imho misfortunate bit, is that for so long as they can http://btcbase.org/log/2018-02-06#1782156 the waterfall, they actually ~have~ what to 'pssst, tell ya a valuable seekrit' to favoured orcs ☝︎
asciilifeform: evidently their extraction engine ~does~ work, or waterfall would have long ago dried ☟︎
asciilifeform: part of the puzzler i suspect lies in the continued operation of the waterfall
asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2018-06-27#1830123 >> 'Seizure of nearly 2,000 Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies ... Bitcoin mining devices, computer equipment' << waterfall is well-fed this summer ☝︎
asciilifeform: ben_vulpes: moar of a 'we're about to dump a bit moar stolen coin on the waterfall so here's some smoke screen'
deedbot: http://qntra.net/2018/03/mtgox-coins-getting-dumped-in-waterfall/ << Qntra - MtGox Coins Getting Dumped In Waterfall
deedbot: http://qntra.net/2018/02/mayoman-squeals-as-buterins-waterfall-weakens/ << Qntra - Mayoman Squeals As Buterin's Waterfall Weakens
BingoBoingo: Well, they gotta let the price run up again before they waterfall for increasingly disappointing crashes a couple more times at least. ☟︎
asciilifeform: oh hey, nao we can link to : http://qntra.net/2014/11/buterins-waterfall-a-likbez
a111: Logged on 2018-02-03 15:09 asciilifeform: hilarious buncha idjits, 'let's all move to 1 usg reservation and feed the waterfall there while awaiting cokemachine'
asciilifeform: hilarious buncha idjits, 'let's all move to 1 usg reservation and feed the waterfall there while awaiting cokemachine' ☟︎
asciilifeform: industrial-grade waterfall and usg catemite meritwash in 1 package, who could want moar.
asciilifeform: lol waterfall dun even bother with seekricy anymoar
BingoBoingo: Nah, this appears to be an Azn attempt at replicating white person's waterfall
asciilifeform: oh hey waterfall working again
asciilifeform: iirc the coinola stolen by usg from btce et al, was scheduled for waterfall , so possibly it, nao.
asciilifeform: cause it can often be decoded perfectly in the most poor signal-to-noise conditions, even when the human ear cannot discern the presence of the signal, and even when it cannot be easily seen on the conventional waterfall spectrum display'
lobbes: buterin's waterfall keeps a-flowin'
BingoBoingo: And Qntra stats shows a resurgence of interest in http://qntra.net/2014/11/buterins-waterfall-a-likbez/ this month
pete_dushenski: to be sure. and the rest flows from there. like there's always a peak of a waterfall or the top of a mountain. nature paints certain portraits over and over.
BingoBoingo: Waterfall lost volume?
thestringpuller: it's interesting to see the crusty remains as the waterfall continues to dry out
asciilifeform: if they actually sold the coinz on the waterfall, and reddit chumpers have it nao, how would you picture them to disgorge it back ?
asciilifeform: any btc they get hold of goes straight to waterfall
pete_dushenski: http://www.studiovieta.com/vilnius-waterfall/ << urban light art for lt'ians, Framedragger
pete_dushenski: http://archive.is/o2ppR#selection-939.0-939.776 << waterfall victim. btc for turbo-turkeys. kid traded 530 btc for... 2 bmw m3s
asciilifeform: https://archive.is/Chnsl << 'no waterfall.' noose.
a111: Logged on 2016-08-23 16:42 mircea_popescu: lol what waterfall.
asciilifeform: http://btcbase.org/log/2016-08-23#1527586 << waterfall outlets are not merely for spending coin stolen by usg to date (via pre-trial confiscations, transport searches, nsa pwnholes, etc) but for 'fyoootoor, planned' IOUcoin that is to be somehow rolled out. ☝︎
mircea_popescu: lol what waterfall. ☟︎
asciilifeform: 'parent for child' gives usg a new place to spend the waterfall - as subsidies for 'expediting' Officially Blessed tx.
pete_dushenski: http://qntra.net/2016/08/buterins-previous-waterfall-exposed/ << why isn't quote in <blockquote> ? BingoBoingo shinohai
mircea_popescu: http://qntra.net/2016/08/buterins-previous-waterfall-exposed/ << actually this was lolled about at conference 1 iirc.
BingoBoingo: asciilifeform: http://qntra.net/2016/06/tim-draper-wotnonperson-still-loves-theranos-picked-up-an-ether-habit/ << The cover for fuelling Buterin's waterfall
thestringpuller: There will be a lot of butthurt during the halvening. The halvening may also mark the destruction Buterin's waterfall (in this incarnation).
thestringpuller: the waterfall is exploding
ascii_deadfiber: granted when they lose coinz, said coinz are no longer available for the waterfall. at least temporarily.
thestringpuller: how to kill a 1.5bn dollar bubble overnight, the buterin waterfall story
BingoBoingo: shinohai: ty for an article that draws out so many comments qntra.net/2016/06/buterins-waterfall-unveils-log-plume-to-wood-chipper-ride/
deedbot: [Qntra] Buterin's Waterfall Unveils Log Plume To Wood Chipper Ride - http://qntra.net/2016/06/buterins-waterfall-unveils-log-plume-to-wood-chipper-ride/
shinohai: Startcoin ... some part of Butterin's waterfall
a111: Logged on 2016-05-30 15:56 asciilifeform: in other nyooz, http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-36412487 << buterin's waterfall to extinguish rising exchange rate just in time !
asciilifeform: in other nyooz, http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-36412487 << buterin's waterfall to extinguish rising exchange rate just in time ! ☟︎
asciilifeform: phf: it is also handy waterfall legend
assbot: 119 results for 'waterfall' : http://s.b-a.link/?q=waterfall
asciilifeform: !s waterfall
asciilifeform: and waterfall never happened, aha
assbot: 116 results for 'waterfall' : http://s.b-a.link/?q=waterfall
asciilifeform: !s waterfall
ascii_butugychag: 'the spice must flow', the waterfall gotta get refilled
asciilifeform: i suppose the trick would be to drink no faster than the waterfall refills
asciilifeform: if indeed this is so, buterin must have one hell of a waterfall to keep the price three figures
jurov: must be some kind of waterfall going there, too
mircea_popescu: ascii_field> meanwhile buterin's waterfall reloaded by usg with another 44,000 btc << can't afford to lose bitbet bet :D
ascii_field: meanwhile buterin's waterfall reloaded by usg with another 44,000 btc, or so tells völkischer beobachter
ascii_field: http://www.0x07bell.net/WWWMASTER/CrayWWWStuff/Criscan/Cray2cascade.jpg << 'waterfall' in upper centre of photo
pete_dushenski: "Chinese cross-border investment in greenfield projects and in expansion of existing projects in Africa fell by 84 per cent in the first half of this year compared with a year earlier, from $3.54bn to $568m." << the waterfall is drying up.
assbot: Buterin's Waterfall, a Likbez | Qntra ... ( http://bit.ly/1Kn0Pqf )
mircea_popescu: http://qntra.net/2014/11/buterins-waterfall-a-likbez/ << i had forgotten alf put all the work into this!
mircea_popescu: <mike_c> but, you know, he's already got 16k btc ready for his next waterfall: https://sale.augur.net/ <<< "16k".
mike_c: but, you know, he's already got 16k btc ready for his next waterfall: https://sale.augur.net/
deedbot-: [Qntra] Buterin's Waterfall Nearly Spent - http://qntra.net/2015/09/buterins-waterfall-nearly-spent/
TomServo: All this ETH talk, I felt I should mention the waterfall had run dry: http://btc.blockr.io/address/info/36PrZ1KHYMpqSyAQXSG8VwbUiq2EogxLo2
thestringpuller: They only accept bitcoin, and I'm certain it goes straight into the waterfall.
assbot: Buterin's Waterfall, a Likbez | Qntra ... ( http://bit.ly/1Kn0Pqf )
shinohai: I liked this a lot http://qntra.net/2014/11/buterins-waterfall-a-likbez/
asciilifeform: standard buterin's waterfall.
asciilifeform: there is no buterin's waterfall for rembrandts and vermeers
assbot: Logged on 04-05-2015 18:55:44; ascii_field: not even chumps, as such - many of these folks (i usedto work with'em) are laughing all the way to the bank, riding the thermodynamic waterfall between usd salary and cn cost of living
asciilifeform: long live ze waterfall.
ag3nt_zer0: "adoption as official usg policy in a mildly perverted form" << via buterin's waterfall?
asciilifeform: ^ long live the waterfall, aha
decimation: go to blockchain.info and watch the waterfall of txns
asciilifeform: the waterfall also works on everyone. but is expensive to maintain, yes
asciilifeform: http://log.bitcoin-assets.com/?date=09-06-2015#1157773 << hey, they did retrofit the price control mechanism (buterin's waterfall) from gold ☝︎
ben_vulpes: the waterfall was the windmill-tilt at driving the price to zero
isaackl: ben_vulpes: "Buterin's waterfall", etc?
ascii_field: not even chumps, as such - many of these folks (i usedto work with'em) are laughing all the way to the bank, riding the thermodynamic waterfall between usd salary and cn cost of living ☟︎
thestringpuller: asciilifeform: buterin's waterfall is leaky tho.
asciilifeform is not aware of any successful instances of 'moving market', other than brute affairs like buterin's waterfall or the earlier and better-known gold price suppression scheme
adlai: guy's not heard of the waterfall?
thestringpuller: although coinbase is a part of the waterfall only derps utilize it.
jurov: waterfall operators definitely care
BingoBoingo was expecting it last month, Waterfall wasn't as strong as my gut feared.
pete_dushenski: dat waterfall played spoiler on my bullish cockiness
gribble: Buterin's Waterfall, a Likbez | Qntra.net: <http://qntra.net/2014/11/buterins-waterfall-a-likbez/>; Buterin's Waterfall. : Bitcoin - Reddit: <http://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/2ljrdi/buterins_waterfall>; [Documentary Interview] Vitalik Buterin - Bitcoin Is A Transition ...: <http://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/2mge5h/documentary_interview_vitalik_buterin_bitcoin_is/>
BingoBoingo: ;;google buterin's waterfall
thestringpuller: my biggest hesitation is the coin goes directly into the waterfall i.e. hands of enemy
TomServo: Waterfall update: One step closer to drying up. Down to 5,038.29 from 10,295.86 on 28-01-2015.
TomServo: Update from your friendly waterfall wallet watcher: Remaining balance currently @ 10,295.86675525 BTC after another ~2900 left yesterday.
thestringpuller: asciilifeform: I do not see how anyone will contribute to usgavincoin when Buterin's waterfall explodes right after inception.
BingoBoingo: https://www.reddit.com/r/ethereum/comments/2sagqu/since_bitcoin_has_lost_a_lot_of_value_since_the/cnnr6m9 << asciilifeform Buterin admits to waterfall
punkman: the waterfall!
TomServo: Waterfall back in action...another 4300 or so evacuated.
BingoBoingo: A waterfall bursts http://www.reuters.com/article/2008/10/28/us-volkswagen-idUSTRE49R3I920081028