Bitcoin Could Change Voting the Way It’s Changed Money

Written by MEGHAN NEAL meghan.neal@vice.com

1402070598221493

 

There’s a sense bubbling up in the cryptocorners of the internet that the trick to bitcoin might be that it doesn’t have to be a currency at all. Maybe cryptocurrency’s fundamental value is as a security protocol—a safe, anonymous, hack-proof network that decentralizes trust and democratizes power. And maybe a hitherto overlooked use of all that is politics, by using the bitcoin precedent to overhaul democratic voting.

 

Full Article:

http://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/read/bitcoin-could-change-voting-the-way-its-changed-money?utm_source=motherboardfb

Post comment