Repeat after me: blockchain is centralised.

You want to tilt the power dynamics to favour social justice? You don’t do that by making a billion copies of the same database. You do it by ensuring that a billion people can have their own unique databases.

Expend your energy to realise topological decentralisation not global proofs. Sure, it won’t make you a billionaire but if that’s what you want, what the fuck you reading my feed for?

@aral yes but isn't it a good system for non-government-controlled money?

I know it attracted all kinds of jerks (money always does) but I believe the underlying idea is sound.


And at the moment cryprocurrencies seame to me like a good (and only?) way to pay without giving away privacy.

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