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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.

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Joined Twitter 5/21/08


I'm experimenting with @brave browser, @DuckDuckGo as default search engine, and VPN in an attempt to improve my in… https://t.co/s9o8Ld0wam
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy#crypto gives rise to new business models that do not involve selling ads or user data. The choice is yours! https://t.co/nYDIPmdjCG
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyTo celebrate the release of @brave 1.0, these amazing belt buckles were made. They were inspired from ultra maratho… https://t.co/jn3H7cR55L
11/18
2019
Interesting children's book titles these days https://t.co/CVY3mFTxge
11/16
2019
@Crybe @joerogan Will contact, thx for the suggestion.Today is the second time that our work against Google's massive RTB adtech data breach is front page news in The Fi… https://t.co/5X9MqHJaDf
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyVery cool to be a sponsor on @joerogan's podcast and to hear him talking about Brave at the start of the episode. https://t.co/PnWae5BGF4First event in the post @acm_ccs marathon of events, @brave privacy meet-up , organised by @panpap88 with talks fro… https://t.co/LgpMiNhDxL
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11/15
2019
This AMA is pure 🔥🔥🔥! @BrendanEich and @brianbondy are still fielding questions over on r/IAmA! Ask them anything w… https://t.co/LMQCzqTTGL
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @Yisrael_Dov @brave Looks like you might have unintentionally turned on Brave Rewards. You can turn it of from brave://rewards @xanderai @khanacademy @BrendanEich @firefox @brave Yep, and in the works after some fixes and refactoring to make sync better
11/14
2019
I'm excited to be doing a Reddit AMA tomorrow, Nov. 14, on /r/IAMA. Join Brave CTO & co-founder @brianbondy and me… https://t.co/AFP7nzg1uo
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyBrave launches version 1.0 of its privacy-focused browser https://t.co/sRhwXBkFl9 by @fredericl https://t.co/COjqMAQ5j6
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondyhttps://t.co/IscNGFynNBhttps://t.co/Hl4U7ogC95https://t.co/AzRj9JyOkZ"Some websites allow over 100 trackers to latch-on and follow your every move. You don't even know who these tracke… https://t.co/q9NyUu6st3
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @lamouchi_mehdi @BAT_Community @khanacademy @BrendanEich @firefox @brave Yep, corrected recently. Thanks for flagging :)Huge day at Brave: 1.0 is out, ready for all users! With 3-6x faster browsing, unmatched privacy, and opt-in ads th… https://t.co/f8yVWngdYJ
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy1.0! https://t.co/SuObhxsDGf
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondywhen i joined @brave in 2015, we estimated that the Brave 1.0 release was about 6 months away. today we finally did… https://t.co/XFewVs5AMl
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy"The road to Brave 1.0," by our co-founder and CTO @brianbondy, recaps our inception, history, the logos and names… https://t.co/JqwxOpAbX8
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy4½ years ago I left my dream job at @khanacademy to co-found a new startup with @BrendanEich - Creator of JavaScr… https://t.co/oWjltdZgfE
11/13
2019
Who wore it better? https://t.co/TMYndNJMLASoftware developer soft skill: Being right doesn't give you license to be unkind.hey we're hiring for a senior webdev at @brave! security experience is a plus. https://t.co/rP5RPB3YaQ
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11/11
2019
@BrendanEich @SaintsOnMars Brave wallet prompt to install is opt in. We have improved it recently though, and it en… https://t.co/vTC8cuwuU3
11/8
2019
@BrendanEich @itmilkyway @zooko @MessariCrypto @coinmetrics @posix4e I think @SergZh_ had installed it on a Chromeb… https://t.co/VLMmVyyUnt
11/6
2019
Hey friends in Dallas / Ft Worth area. We are having a @brave meetup next Tuesday (Nov 5)! Come hangout with… https://t.co/keQJRMJP1I
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11/1
2019
I've tried to switch to @DuckDuckGo for search in the past a couple times, but I ended up going back to Google. The… https://t.co/C9VUKJkXNU
10/30
2019
@BrendanEich @BrantlyMillegan @avsa @brave @opera See this which landed 8 days ago https://t.co/quTC6pc2Mk w/ DNSLi… https://t.co/xbLKfOUxsD
10/25
2019
Did you know you can set your default search engine in @brave to @DuckDuckGo and then as you need to you can still… https://t.co/cUhioR0vM2
10/18
2019
We have a new transparency page showing stats of interest to all our @Brave and @AttentionToken fans:… https://t.co/NAuYlB9kuU
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyNow 8 million monthly active users for Brave, & nearly 400 privacy-preserving ad campaigns (with a stellar 14% clic… https://t.co/4yFJSjagcn
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyGreat video about how Brave / BAT works under the hood by Yan and eV from @brave. https://t.co/sZx12dFmlO
10/16
2019
Second 100+ mile run complete. Notes here: https://t.co/JpUDkrfOVL
10/13
2019
IPFS in web browsers update: @brave now ships an embedded ipfs-companion node with extra p2p connectivity superpowe… https://t.co/qK9ItDBkjK
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10/9
2019
@BrendanEich @Marx_stinkt @BraveSampson You can disable it from about:flags with the setting: "Desktop PWAs installable from the omnibox"
10/7
2019
Still so hard to believe, I'm actually seeking out ads, giving up no data in the process, and receiving 70% of the… https://t.co/3m5oNDNyIH
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10/5
2019
Thrilled to announce that via our partnership with @UpholdInc, today's @brave desktop browser (0.69) features our… https://t.co/xMQhdlLDAX
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10/3
2019
@BrendanEich @ensdomains @brave Yep, search for IPFS in about:settings and you can just flick a switch to install it. @BrendanEich @ensdomains @brave The IPFS team recently got the P2P transport to work which unlocks access to the DH… https://t.co/wRwitrDKgS
10/1
2019
@BrendanEich @Stoner_68 @brave @bcrypt It's definitely from upstream, I think it has to do with things that are sid… https://t.co/FkzrbTpADq
9/17
2019
https://t.co/TkZhq8Lqfw is now a verified #Brave browser publisher. Alexa Rank: 503
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9/16
2019
I just tipped @khanacademy using the Brave Browser. Check it out at https://t.co/fSHxlCFtzn. #TipWithBraveSo happy to see this. @khanacademy is literally one of the reasons I helped create Brave and BAT. https://t.co/PFDCsOlgny
9/12
2019
Notes on running my first 100 mile race @runwoodstock https://t.co/pBKPQXhl2M
9/8
2019
“The evidence we have submitted to the Irish Data Protection Commission proves that Google leaked my protected data… https://t.co/CDvsuNFA7N
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyFirst time seeing the donation message on Wikipedia since they verified. I can't tell you how good this felt 🙂 https://t.co/NNgQ1JZXss
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9/5
2019
@mapmeld Yep if you land in MM we'll get the upstream changes
9/4
2019
Great interview of our CSO @bcrypt by @leolaporte on @TWiT - This Week in Tech's "Triangulation." Check out Yan's m… https://t.co/Bnk7A1gnxt
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyCongrats to all the creators listed at https://t.co/5vgjIVsHFc - and to the @Brave / @AttentionToken team. As… https://t.co/uTHBGGGTCl
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9/2
2019
@StillCrankyAF @BrendanEich @UpholdInc When you go to Help -> About (or navigate to chrome://settings/help) does it… https://t.co/1Sj1ECoh5i @BrendanEich @TaylorGerring @mathsguy I'd be happy to work with someone from the @ethswarm @ethereum team if they c… https://t.co/lI34Z2OGm5We're thrilled to welcome @wikipedia as a Brave Verified Publisher! Now Brave users can make @AttentionToken donat… https://t.co/3H1hrKaV2W
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8/29
2019
The blazing fast @rustlang based ad-block library from @AndriusAuc hit Release channel in @brave today. Read about… https://t.co/mzkG3U8JhROur desktop browser update today (0.68.131) features tipping creators on Vimeo and Reddit with BAT! Also adds the a… https://t.co/vntXsZv7cv
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyI decided to run an experiment, comparing Google Chrome vs. Brave Browser, when it came to CPU & Memory consumption… https://t.co/urmpZ3RVos
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8/22
2019
@Patrickedmund @BrendanEich @kameshkotwani @brave @BraveSupport @BraveSampson @_brianclifton Seems like some kind o… https://t.co/ii6eAnjHqJ @Patrickedmund @BrendanEich @kameshkotwani @brave @BraveSupport @BraveSampson @_brianclifton if you close the devel… https://t.co/KgSdBqlg8V @BrendanEich @kameshkotwani @brave @BraveSupport @BraveSampson @_brianclifton Weird this is working for me. Could y… https://t.co/r4vq4omVly
8/19
2019
@BrendanEich @NotDeveloper @brave I asked Simon from Brave (he worked on updates) because I'm not sure if there's c… https://t.co/FihrUlLVm4
8/14
2019
Just got a @changelog ad in Brave. Such a great podcast; happy to see them participating in Brave Ads. Oh, and thank you for the BAT 😉
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8/9
2019
I finally got around to updating "(null)" 😎 https://t.co/HPMrCXJLwU
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8/7
2019
@BrendanEich @WorId_Languages @bridiver1 @_brianclifton This is known, we need to prioritize it. Thanks for the ping.
8/6
2019
@convoluted_code @jonathansampson I'll remember that next time ;)These options are strangely specific.🤷‍♂️ https://t.co/vcjBUg1pLn
8/1
2019
Questioning the life choices that led me to debugging npm dependency issues (which require frequent npm installs) on my airplane's Wi-Fi.
7/31
2019
@crypt_guko I think so, cc @KamilJozwiak
7/27
2019
@BrendanEich @robdavies1978 @brave @BraveSampson @debian @posix4e @fmarier Can you start it from a terminal? Which message do you see?
7/26
2019
Brave is the number 1 result for "browser" on Google and many other search engines.
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7/24
2019
More than 2.4MM people are using Brave every single day. I'm telling you, this movement won't be stopped. It's time… https://t.co/omoHUFw3hL
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7/20
2019
#facebook is embedding tracking data inside photos you download. I noticed a structural abnormality when looking a… https://t.co/nBY34D8eJP
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7/15
2019
Lots of positive news about Brave Ads on Android. Here is what you should know: • Off by default • Surface as OS n… https://t.co/fGfOOTCDSu
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7/14
2019
@robdavies1978 @brave @debian @Linux_Mint @BrendanEich You can get a deb or a tarball on GitHub here… https://t.co/psfUs6Olwb
7/13
2019
Browser startup @brave now can show ads on its Android browser, too — if you opt in to its ad system and are willin… https://t.co/ve6ZPfe7Gq
Retweeted by Brian R. Bondy @neneodonkor @BrendanEich @brave I'll pass the feedback on to our design team, I think we can at least do an option for your preference.
7/12
2019
expect(umbrellaOpens).toBe(true) tests: 1 passed, 1 total **all tests passed** https://t.co/p6IKO7KDuy
Retweeted by Brian R. BondyPrivacy-preserving & opt-in Brave Ads that reward users with 70% of ad revenue share are now on our Android app! We… https://t.co/fn8R0S1CvS
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7/11
2019
@BrendanEich @kirkins @BraveSampson @_brianclifton Tab titles are set by web document title. For YouTube, they show… https://t.co/yKQitbpd3t
7/9
2019
"If you're as concerned as I am [about tracking], here's a fun weekend project for you — switch internet browsers.… https://t.co/bHlpadjHlv
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7/6
2019
@BraveSampson Disgusting isn't it?🕵️‍♂️ https://t.co/ypAPzudP30
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7/1
2019
I've tried the @brave browser roughly once a quarter, every quarter, for the past year. Each time I gave up due to… https://t.co/a26vkGNbjY
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6/27
2019
More innovation from @brave, improving ad-blocker performance by 69x with a new engine implementation in @rustlang.… https://t.co/W2mDrX8y8m
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6/26
2019
Re: https://t.co/LjWalz5zVH, Reddit creator tipping/automatic-contributions is in Brave Nightly (… https://t.co/0aSGNTWC2L
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6/24
2019
@madebygoogle After you verify
6/23
2019
@madebygoogle @madebygoogle please verify you are human https://t.co/T0hTtD3YRBMy fingerprint sensor on my Pixel 3 no longer works for me thanks to a splinter I had to remove in my index finger.… https://t.co/EhI4xcIDxO
6/21
2019
@BrendanEich @freestyle_gheed @brave We recently completed some refactoring which allows more sync types. I don't h… https://t.co/zQghTUuBIa
6/18
2019
@SergZh_ @BrendanEich @aMCryptotunist @brave @_brianclifton We're on it.
6/12
2019
@ardent_ajay @brave Sorry I think I missed the context, what do you need clarification on?
6/11
2019
Okay, @verified. We need to talk. @AttentionToken really needs to get verified. I mean, things are getting just a l… https://t.co/RLY5YKiQxV
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6/5
2019
@BrendanEich @spektred @BraveSampson @roopesh_reddy @telegram @brave @v8js @googlechrome @pes10k Can't access audio… https://t.co/OzpyxBGyoT
6/2
2019
@gorhill Please DM me. Thanks! @BrendanEich @pedro4065 @rollingonchrome @brave @gsuite @DuckDuckGo @FastMail @BraveSampson ya if it's still there… https://t.co/CQpVHUre4XShipping beats perfection at @brave, and we aim to build things iteratively in small chunks when possible. Things… https://t.co/JkAGqUaQADThat's not to say any individual feature will always make a particular release version. Features land when they ar… https://t.co/IBIitfKBiNWe also reliably know within ~1 day, even a year in advance, when each individual feature release will happen.Having a feature go through each release channel allows us to constantly ship major features, get early feedback, a… https://t.co/FncPtUOsm6
5/29
2019

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