Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech


Myths of permission-less

In the world of Bitcoin there are many false narratives and myths. This started with the myth of decentralisation. In [...]

Taxing Bitcoin — Introduction.

Bitcoin is money, but it is also a ledger, a commodity and a token. It is all these things and [...]

Burning and why it matters that it is stopped
By Craig Wright | 27 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Law & Regulation, Math

First, we need to note that Bitcoin is an economic system and in economics, incentives and intent matter. The loss [...]

Neural Network Threshold Oracles
By Craig Wright | 26 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Math

The main advantage to a system’s engineering approach is the ease with which it can be automated. Various inputs and [...]

The Bitcoin Future
By Craig Wright | 26 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech

Right now, disk storage doubles each year in capacity. CPU power doubles each 18 months. Fibre speeds and capacity double [...]

Hearsay in the Blockchain world
By Craig Wright | 24 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Law & Regulation

In law, when presenting evidence to a court, there exists a rule on the exclusion of hearsay as evidence.   [...]

OpSec and the Bitcoin business
By Craig Wright | 23 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Law & Regulation

There are a number of specialist topics in organisational OPSEC and concepts that need to be defined before going into [...]

Non-Repudiation — Does this exist?
By Craig Wright | 22 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Law & Regulation

There is a definitional distinction between the legal use of the term “non-repudiation” and the common use that has taken [...]

Managing Blockchain Automata

This umbrella document describes a distributed platform open to public participation for managing the automation of tasks that interfaces with [...]

Phases of the Bitcoin system
By Craig Wright | 20 Oct 2018 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Law & Regulation

The Bitcoin system may be broken down into the following “phases”: Mining; Holding Bitcoin; and Transferring Bitcoin. Each of these [...]

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