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November 04, 2015, 04:05:15 PM
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As a (relatively) early adopted, the new price pump is making me feel generous... Who is smart enough to tell me what is wrong with this book cover? 0.5 BTC reward for the right answer.

"Mastering Bitcoin" by Andreas Antonopolous

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1449374042/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=1449374042&linkCode=as2&tag=hocayoli-20&linkId=KRGAK7LJ7OSGJGN3

IMO it is appropriate to put insects on the cover of a book only if the book is somehow biology-oriented. The cover looks very unappealing to me and I would never buy such a book.

I can understand if they made this cover because they were paid by Bitmain though.  Smiley

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November 04, 2015, 04:24:14 PM
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What's wrong with it? It's a book on software and it's covered in bugs!
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November 04, 2015, 06:03:20 PM
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What's wrong with it? It's a book on software and it's covered in bugs!

The honey badger would eat all the bugs?  Undecided

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November 04, 2015, 06:55:52 PM
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The ants are farming and forgot a leaf? lol
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November 04, 2015, 06:59:29 PM
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Op was on earlier today but didn't look at this thread I presume this is nothing but trolling since he hasn't left a single reply here.
Probably. He only has 9 posts and claims to be an "early adopter"
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November 04, 2015, 07:03:57 PM
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 Ecologists call the ants "mutualists" because they cooperate with another species for mutual benefit. Each leaf-cutter species has its own mutualist partner, a fungus that it grows and cultivates for food and that in turn depends on the ants for food and shelter.

Mutualism is the way two organisms of different species exist in a relationship in which each individual benefits from the activity of the other. Similar interactions within a species are known as co-operation. Mutualism can be contrasted with interspecific competition, in which each species experiences reduced fitness, and exploitation, or parasitism, in which one species benefits at the expense of the other. Mutualism is a type of symbiosis. Symbiosis is a broad category, defined to include relationships that are mutualistic, parasitic, or commensal. Mutualism is only one type.

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November 04, 2015, 07:21:00 PM
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  • ants are black and white
  • no bitcoin logo
  • cover is bland
  • leaf looks like a feather
  • ants cant write
  • no one really wants to master bitcoin
  • idk

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November 04, 2015, 07:34:44 PM
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Ecologists call the ants "mutualists" because they cooperate with another species for mutual benefit. Each leaf-cutter species has its own mutualist partner, a fungus that it grows and cultivates for food and that in turn depends on the ants for food and shelter.

Mutualism is the way two organisms of different species exist in a relationship in which each individual benefits from the activity of the other. Similar interactions within a species are known as co-operation. Mutualism can be contrasted with interspecific competition, in which each species experiences reduced fitness, and exploitation, or parasitism, in which one species benefits at the expense of the other. Mutualism is a type of symbiosis. Symbiosis is a broad category, defined to include relationships that are mutualistic, parasitic, or commensal. Mutualism is only one type.



The instances of cooperation in nature far outweighs those of conflict. Take the honey badger and the honey guide bird for example. The bird leads the badger (or the human) to the bee hive full of honey and lets nature take it course. The bird then picks up the scraps.

This being the case it only makes sense to revise the cover of the book to include a honey guide bird and a honey badger. Also, as other users have pointed out a Bitcoin logo would also be good.
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November 04, 2015, 07:49:24 PM
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There's nothing wrong on the cover, you are just advertising the book  Smiley

(If i'm right, I hope it's for a greater good and not for your personal advantage)

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November 04, 2015, 07:55:06 PM
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Any how, ants forage for food they are not antminers

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November 04, 2015, 08:26:12 PM
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I am sorry, but in my opinion, this book cover is so off.  Ants are not mining insects, they are colonists.  Some people get this confused when they think of ants because they dig into the earth.  When ants dig into the earth, they bring out dirt to complete their "paths", but they take in items such as leaves and such for food and storage.  Even though some mining companies are starting to use ants and termites to determine where gold deposits are locates, they are still not miners, they are colonists and always will be.  They would have been better putting a picture of a wood pecker or such on the book, those are real miners who "mine" trees for food.



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November 04, 2015, 08:35:03 PM
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I am sorry, but in my opinion, this book cover is so off.  Ants are not mining insects, they are colonists.  Some people get this confused when they think of ants because they dig into the earth.  When ants dig into the earth, they bring out dirt to complete their "paths", but they take in items such as leaves and such for food and storage.  Even though some mining companies are starting to use ants and termites to determine where gold deposits are locates, they are still not miners, they are colonists and always will be.  They would have been better putting a picture of a wood pecker or such on the book, those are real miners who "mine" trees for food.

I don't think that is why there are ants on the book?  Her last name has ants in it and I think they were just doing that.  Anyway did anyone actually figure out and receive the prize from this OP?
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November 04, 2015, 08:41:54 PM
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As a (relatively) early adopted, the new price pump is making me feel generous... Who is smart enough to tell me what is wrong with this book cover? 0.5 BTC reward for the right answer.

"Mastering Bitcoin" by Andreas Antonopolous

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1449374042/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=1449374042&linkCode=as2&tag=hocayoli-20&linkId=KRGAK7LJ7OSGJGN3

Is it that there is no space between the "M." and the "Antonopoulos"? E.g., it is wrote "Andreas M.Antonopoulos" but should be "Andreas M. Antonopoulos".
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November 04, 2015, 08:57:32 PM
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I foresee some truly epic nitpicking taking place in this thread.


"Pretty good thread, but I wanna hear a little more nitpicking?"

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November 04, 2015, 08:59:11 PM
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I am actually the Homer Garza. By the power of my wife's dragon dildo i banish you all from this thread for your insolence

dont foget to retweet my latest scheme

if anyone gets this contest right until christmas i will eat an edible shoe
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November 04, 2015, 08:59:38 PM
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A member with newbie account promise to pay 0.5 btc for some stupid thing which may have many possible answer and everyone starts replying.Do you guys really think he will pay 0.5 btc for this?

If not: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?action=trust;u=412667

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Andreas is resorting to really drastic measures to market his book, eh?

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November 04, 2015, 09:30:24 PM
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Andreas is resorting to really drastic measures to market his book, eh?

Would you give me 0.5 BTC if I didn't tell anybody that you're the OP? HAHAHA According to the logs, deliciousowl and the OP, gumcruise, are the same person. Anybody wanna see the logs, just ask me and I'll provide the proof. Logs don't lie. HAHAHA

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November 04, 2015, 09:31:29 PM
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Andreas is resorting to really drastic measures to market his book, eh?

Would you give me 0.5 BTC if I didn't tell anybody that you're the OP? HAHAHA According to the logs, deliciousowl and the OP, gumcruise, are the same person. Anybody wanna see the logs, just ask me and I'll provide the proof. Logs don't lie. HAHAHA

glad you had a laugh xoxo

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November 04, 2015, 09:33:17 PM
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Andreas is resorting to really drastic measures to market his book, eh?

Would you give me 0.5 BTC if I didn't tell anybody that you're the OP? HAHAHA According to the logs, deliciousowl and the OP, gumcruise, are the same person. Anybody wanna see the logs, just ask me and I'll provide the proof. Logs don't lie. HAHAHA

glad you had a laugh xoxo

You denying it or desire to see the logs? HAHAHA It's either you or some other that only needs to ask and I'm providing. HAHAHA It's amazing what one can glean from the logs of this forum. HAHAHA

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