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Brian R. Bondy @brianbondy Ontario, Canada

Co-founder & CTO @brave and $BAT. Ultra runner. Past at Khan Academy, Mozilla & Evernote. Top 0.1% StackOverflow, UWaterloo grad, MS MVP. Father. Meibukan.

658 Following   5,379 Followers   4,397 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/21/08


@brave July active user growth stats: MAU: 16.7M DAU: 5.7M (28-day mean), 5.8M (high water mark) (28-day lookback… https://t.co/zOjZ7syXC2
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8/7
2020
MAUs and DAUs are now listed on https://t.co/ARnMhfYcDW. Currently we're at 16.7 million monthly active users, and… https://t.co/kLlF4GMW8N
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8/4
2020
Today we're launching the Brave for iOS Firewall + VPN, powered by @guardianiosapp, available for download from the… https://t.co/lLnO21Zujn
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7/27
2020
@Garmin @Garmin Could you give an update?
7/23
2020
I just added another purchase of BAT to https://t.co/ARnMhfYcDW. We just set a new record too, with July now being… https://t.co/3ZpLliC3ew
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7/22
2020
@BrendanEich @RaphaelRoullet @balajis should be in the next release: https://t.co/pGe3jhMu3sNice work @pes10k @pjumde @fmarier & Ivan https://t.co/5noYrvWnw7 @lukemulks @adrianmcli @chpiatt @BrendanEich @evan_van_ness @gichiba @balajis @metamask_io @brave please re-engage… https://t.co/AFm8xYHDJKSpeedReader (enabled on right) in @Brave Beta (https://t.co/FYzUTMBUhw) looking great! H/t @AndriusAuc who develope… https://t.co/zltUFN95dQ
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @jacobcantele @BrendanEich @balajis @ililic @Suhail @ZenGo @tomhschmidt You were implying, without perfect knowledg… https://t.co/FEAnv9TWbp @jacobcantele @BrendanEich @balajis @ililic @Suhail @ZenGo @tomhschmidt @jacobcantele "Would strongly encourage you… https://t.co/v2J4rJvJhh @chpiatt @adrianmcli @BrendanEich @evan_van_ness @gichiba @balajis @metamask_io @brave Also mobile support. What else as "next" things? @chpiatt @adrianmcli @BrendanEich @evan_van_ness @gichiba @balajis @metamask_io @brave Let's get it fixed. So brows… https://t.co/u0Em40LKem
7/20
2020
@Steviebaah @BrendanEich @anthonnytseng Hrm Chrome and Brave should definitely be acting the same here. My first th… https://t.co/SORjuIllni
7/19
2020
My first book Learn Kubernetes Security is available for purchase on @PacktPub . Check it out! Thanks @Kaizhe for… https://t.co/kc6GnMt3tn
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7/16
2020
@brianbondy and, just to be really safe: 3) go to https://t.co/v4BIh454Be and revoke access to all apps -- you'll… https://t.co/zhz6UQhFkw
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyWith all of these reputable Twitter account hacks today, it's probably a good idea to: 1) Ensure you have 2FA enabl… https://t.co/yi5q1cOCQ2 @hardik_dan @BrendanEich Sorry for the delay here, I think it's best you just copy out the entire dir for a full ba… https://t.co/6VO01aDIolThe new @Gemini Trading Widget is live today in our Nightly version, allowing Brave users to engage with crypto in… https://t.co/crwzgMENyz
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyGemini is now integrated with @Brave! Starting today, you can: ✅Buy, sell, and store your #crypto via the Gemini T… https://t.co/b6ZLkoLpwN
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @MillstoneGlobal @BrendanEich @brave Thanks for the report, it shows for me but I can reproduce that I can't scroll… https://t.co/ejkq9HZlTm
7/15
2020
Definitely the best iOS 14 feature (if it works). Finally default @brave 🦁! https://t.co/ugT9A2Ns1V
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6/22
2020
@eljuno_ @BrendanEich @brave @IndoBrave Thank you. Love your art too.
6/21
2020
Just saw awesome Brave Sync v2 demo — it’s already in https://t.co/wsm3VQJPj8. Anyone trying it yet?
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6/18
2020
Today's desktop release (1.10.90) features "bandwidth saved" stats on the New Tab Page (instead of "HTTPS upgrades"… https://t.co/zR3fTB83qq
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6/16
2020
@tommarchi Any info on the specific problems you hit? Thanks!
6/15
2020
@Namlaz @brave @2D3DUXD @_karenkliu On Android and iOS it's in Settings New tab page @Namlaz @brave Thanks for the feedback. It's pretty discoverable inside Customize of the new tab page but cc… https://t.co/oUSV4MOC9B @Namlaz @brave There's definitely nothing privacy unfriendly here. A package of background images are delivered and… https://t.co/ItPp04ujpQ @Namlaz @brave We're all about user control. @Namlaz @brave Turn the ads off 👍
6/12
2020
Very excited about this work being marked as in progress: "Native IPFS support in Brave" https://t.co/wdbaUEo0wx
6/11
2020
One of many goodies in Brave Nightly on Android https://t.co/dmN4CbgRrR
6/10
2020
I'm so excited to see @brave Nightly for Android published on the play store: https://t.co/DwMnhHWnAJ Get changes… https://t.co/xFIeCfoCXw
6/9
2020
@bcrypt @BrendanEich @Lissy_Sykes @cryptonator1337 I put my thinking here, feedback welcome and appreciated https://t.co/s1I61MYKgt
6/8
2020
5 years ago, @BrendanEich & @brianbondy co-founded Brave. Today we passed 15 million monthly active users and 5 mil… https://t.co/9qLL0BBOSj
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6/1
2020
@Dekker3D @BrendanEich @agnelvishal @lukemulks Separate topic from the extension support, but curious what we're mi… https://t.co/dMLddg3ztc
5/31
2020
@asadotzler Congratulations @asadotzler, I enjoyed working with you :)
5/29
2020
Just received a Brave Ad from @khanacademy. I love that I can easily set a monthly contribution right from @brave.… https://t.co/1S5JI7gupi
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5/27
2020
Our Nightly version for North America now features Brave Together, our private and unlimited video calling service… https://t.co/PSCmQiDnyA
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5/26
2020
@kiwibrowser @BrendanEich @SergZh_ @rodrigoswz @JamarkG @brave Hey there, please see: https://t.co/eeKd92vRmc and… https://t.co/9iqeWrymYs @fmarier too @kiwibrowser please follow @SergZh_ and I so we can start a DM group. Thank you!
5/25
2020
@rodrigoswz @BrendanEich @JamarkG @brave yes, we are targeting end of June. That's a working prototype https://t.co/7Hhn3rdkPJ
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5/20
2020
One difficult type of privacy-threat that Brave protects against is “browser fingerprinting.” Our new fingerprintin… https://t.co/nmzzV2ZP40
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5/19
2020
Over 5M DAU now, this month.
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @Brave hit 13.9M MAU / 4.8M DAU for April 2020. Getting DAU up for ratio smaller as promised; DAU trend continues i… https://t.co/YnjVu1m5OI
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyIt took me 8 months to do it, but I blogged about my running story and my first 100mi run here https://t.co/QwIjvDGp2g
5/13
2020
In the Coinbase of block 629999 was the following message: "NYTimes 09/Apr/2020 With $2.3T Injection, Fed's Plan Fa… https://t.co/oXn7tlYTBp
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @JoshuaSymes @IvanOnTech https://t.co/DVRVh0WgDr @nategeier @BraveSampson @CarolinWend @tomasdev @brave @MetaMask @mintbase @fortmatic Which site are you testing on… https://t.co/gkIpgbi8QZ
5/11
2020
@Swizec @brave do you have any regional adblock lists enabled by chance in about:adblock ? @salkhanacademy @jeresig @kamensSo awesome to see Khan Academy and others being promoted on Brave's new tab page! 💚🧡 https://t.co/SkJcMFKbPD https://t.co/vS6bp20PceI just added a purchase of 374K BAT to https://t.co/ARnMhfYcDW. When advertisers pay in fiat, we take those funds… https://t.co/xiietE89sF
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5/7
2020
Oh, wow. @cz_binance made a great point on the Periscope he did with @BrendanEich earlier. Brave's new Binance widg… https://t.co/ocggvqShfH
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyLive now! Here's the link for the video AMA on Twitter with @binance CEO @cz_binance and our CEO/co-founder… https://t.co/Cb99SEKQTz
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5/5
2020
@BrendanEich @brunobar79 @brave @BraveSampson I think the standard behavior is ctrl+Q quits, but I know Chrome does… https://t.co/HyXKreveHI
5/4
2020
@Roxiongeek @BrendanEich @agnelvishal @lukemulks @SergZh_ is working on it 😁
5/3
2020
#Binance Widget Now Available to All @brave Desktop Browser Users This integration enables millions of people acro… https://t.co/44jufuB0Za
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyToday's desktop browser update (1.8.86) features the @binance widget (the first exchange-browser integration of its… https://t.co/MWzDhifCi7
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @MarcAlHames @cliqz Sorry to hear this Marc, what a loss :(
4/30
2020
Great writeup on go-ipfs 0.5.0 available here: https://t.co/r4wXFKFcNY One cool thing is origin-alization for conte… https://t.co/8MmkoxueZk
4/28
2020
You deserve a better Internet. You can now deposit your $BAT on @Gemini. Trading to follow shortly. cc @brave
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4/25
2020
@itswilson8 Brave, followed by Chrome. On iOS, Safari.
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4/20
2020
Boom 💥 Big in Japan @brave https://t.co/OlQ51UUXtp
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4/17
2020
Sorry, #Bitcoin isn't free. (no, it's not going to zero) Privacy is. You just have to install the @brave🦁 browser. Protect yourself.
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4/10
2020
New rebuilt Brave for Android (1.5.120) available for download! It boosts performance with battery savings (5%) + C… https://t.co/X2g8XB4xE0
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyWe are excited to announce that beginning Friday, April 24th at 9:30am ET you will be able to deposit… https://t.co/jZrpsw3KMd
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4/6
2020
Calling on all @brave users to donate @AttentionToken to @khanacademy. Billion quarantined schoolkids are strainin… https://t.co/Rn8AztXGfK
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4/2
2020
1M+ new users in March. Go @Brave 🚀
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4/1
2020
@BTCSuperCycle @brave @BrendanEich @binance Hey @BTCSuperCycle the widget makes no calls out to Binance unless you… https://t.co/yMUlaNuclyWe're thrilled to partner with @binance to bring cryptocurrency trading directly into the browser. The new Binance… https://t.co/BtwPxt90RB
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3/24
2020
@BraveSampson @byTeddyK @brave Nice idea @BraveSampson ! @BrendanEich @btcr3volution @_brianclifton As a test you can quit the browser completely, make a backup, and try mo… https://t.co/E3EodnNjUq @BrendanEich @btcr3volution @_brianclifton I believe that favicons are served from URLs like this chrome://favicon/… https://t.co/Sh0WvHnNOd
3/21
2020
2020 is playing out exactly like 2017 but people are FOMO'ing into toilet paper instead of Bitcoin
3/13
2020
As Ontario closes schools for 2 weeks (or longer), just a gentle reminder that @khanacademy is a free, world-class… https://t.co/kBDqbovGM3 @ClaytonHartford hah, literally!New idea for 2020: ERC-20 token named Toilet Paper Token (TPT)
3/12
2020
Brave users can now redeem BAT earned from viewing opt-in, privacy-preserving Brave Ads for real-world rewards from… https://t.co/gbXMeaq2py
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3/10
2020
@bpemble @brave 12.2M MAU / 4M DAU — we will put on https://t.co/stKtfDgV01 so I don’t have to remember to tweet ;-).
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3/6
2020
Brave is releasing a new form of browser fingerprinting protection, available today in our Nightly version. Our new… https://t.co/c7t3rNAPUB
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyCongrats to @htcexodus on the launch of their EXODUS 5G Hub! We're thrilled that the Brave browser will be one of t… https://t.co/4GLgazjHON
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3/5
2020
@patrick99e99 @BrendanEich @BraveSampson @_brianclifton I'd think clearing the profile directory would have cleared… https://t.co/bSgSereo9D
3/4
2020
I don't think the Facebook app and I are on the same page about my interests. https://t.co/n5LfGJMSTy
2/29
2020
Today's desktop update (1.4.95) features a Chromium upgrade (80.0.3987.122), various fixes, and the ability to look… https://t.co/vEtvDVpwIx
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyOnly 26km so far! https://t.co/67ld67JocI
2/25
2020
@NotDeveloper @brave @vivaldibrowser @BrendanEich Please define "common trackers" and "3rd-party servers" above. Thanks!
2/24
2020
At 5 stars... yes, they are 1337. https://t.co/nHj4ubSlnoNow in Brave Nightly, Estimated Bandwidth Savings! Coming soon to a Brave near you 😉 Download Brave Nightly, and se… https://t.co/ucnvoDGr4m
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2/14
2020
Sponsored Images are now live on all Brave platforms, and they reward Brave users with 70% of the ad revenue when t… https://t.co/eRMceu3poK
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2/12
2020
@Maverickal_ @julien51 @AttentionToken @UnlockProtocol @brave Better compat coming for that so you can keep them bo… https://t.co/taiDialv21 @BrendanEich @DaAleksandersen @hutchike @shizzmd @BeakerBrowser @cliqz @sammacbeth IPFS progress and issues are tra… https://t.co/C544TpwbSf
1/20
2020
@vikingkarwur @IndoBrave @brave @BrendanEich @lukemulks @planetbrave Awesome, congratulations :)
1/19
2020
For my friends at @mozilla who were laid off today: You are more than the company that employs you. You are intelli… https://t.co/OFrmPQFQGc
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1/15
2020
If your friend doesn't use source control and can't figure this out with `git diff` or similar within a few seconds… https://t.co/PxXgVS4f9B
1/13
2020
@_brianclifton @BrendanEich @antonycourtney @kuropixel Agree that any changes in API compat or rerouting of IDs tha… https://t.co/P5VAY3jmUw
1/11
2020
@ChrisBlec @brave By the way, in the meantime before that issue I linked to is shipped. You can disable the Brave C… https://t.co/3I3Fybueve @ChrisBlec @brave You can turn off Brave Rewards, actually it comes off by default. Off by default isn't really f… https://t.co/T07A6I00f9
1/6
2020

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