28 Aug '13, 7pm

Trustless Bitcoin Anonymity Here at Last #bitcoin

Trustless Bitcoin Anonymity Here at Last #bitcoin

How will regulators feel about this? If this mixer reaches a high level of popularity – for example, by being integrated into existing Bitcoin wallets, it will certainly make the effort to make Bitcoin traceable by regulating the exchanges more difficult. However, for those concerned about large corporations, dictatorships and multibillion dollar drug cartels, there is one saving grace: the more money you want to mix, the harder it will be. “While [a thief] might attempt to use a mix service to hide the source of the money,” the George Mason paper reads, “we again argue that these services do not currently have the volume to launder thousands of bitcoins.” If a billionaire tried to mix their funds with blockchain.info, the mix would become 99% them – making the mixer essentially useless for the billionaire. Furthermore, at sufficiently high volumes, transaction flows becom...

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