Transcript for 28-09-2017, 31 lines:
09:01:42 punkman: nice one
09:02:35 punkman: "At some point, the EtherDelta team decided it would be nice to lift the name of the token contract and display that in the EtherDelta interface" "The attacker gained the trust of users through cryptocurrency chat rooms on Discord and Slack, and sent these users a link for an unlisted token on EtherDelta."
13:02:46 adlai: it's time to recalibrate your price targets: http://demonocracy.info/infographics/world/gold/gold.html
13:12:34 funkenstein_: nice visualizations, too bad underlying numbers are completely unverifiable
13:13:43 funkenstein_: 166500 tons, that's four significant digits. Pretty good eh? I know what all people ever alive have done to within a basis point
13:13:57 adlai: funkenstein_: you mean the national gold holdings? yeah those are at the very least constantly changing
13:15:00 funkenstein_: yeah, or the total combined
13:15:19 funkenstein_: which might not be changing much but hey lets see the error analysis on that figure please
13:16:00 adlai: "Keep in mind the Gold bars have a lot of wasted space between them, making the stacks of gold appear larger than they really are." cf https://media.giphy.com/media/PxSOVKuxLElUc/giphy.gif
21:10:18 punkman: "Would-be dealers are subjected to a verification process by the administrators before becoming “authorized” on Telegrass in an effort to block undercover police from entering the system. As part of the check, they have to send a photo of their ID card to administrators, who do a background check"
21:10:46 punkman: "As part of that process, the dealer usually asks the client to send him a selfie, a photo of his ID card and, in certain cases, also a photo of a salary slip."
21:10:56 punkman: I can't even
21:11:08 punkman: adlai might have to explain this to me
21:11:40 adlai: ohai punkman , i've heard much of "Telegrass". the best thing about it is the name.
21:12:10 *: adlai is disqualified from using - deleted fb profile long before KYC got redecentralized
21:13:15 adlai: if hearsay is reliable, people who wish to circumvent such inconveniences outsource KYC to their social mediaries
21:15:53 punkman: social mediaries?
21:17:30 adlai: eg, q: "did you like my post about ICOs?" a: "fb is cancer" q:"ok let me read it to you" a: "cute, satire from the right perspective"
21:18:35 adlai: or, me: "blablabla" them: "if you rephrase that in hebrew, i'll publish it to fb in your name" me: "no"