18 Oct '13, 12pm
BITCOIN: “If your online wealth cannot be robbed by common bandits or government officials
If your online wealth cannot be robbed by common bandits or government officials, then the world truly has a digital money worth paying attention to. When it comes to financial matters, protected wealth beyond confiscation has profound implications that alter society from its current trajectory of absolute financial surveillance. Key disclosure laws have much to say about how this scenario plays out and it will vary among jurisdictions. Due to growing and pervasive cryptography in our lives, it will come to be the single defining issue for liberty in the digital age. We must have universal and unconditional privileges against compulsory self-incrimination.