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my michael gove where are you now jam
My Michael Gove where are you now jam
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welcome to the oath privacy centre oath policies lt i just wanted to read a page on techcrunch but instead i g
Welcome to the Oath privacy centre | Oath Policies <- I just wanted to read a page on techcrunch but instead I got a load of GDPR bollocks and then gave up and went to another site instead
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digital value digital money digital identity made it so i might as well share it
Digital value, digital money, digital identity: made it, so I might as well share it
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nec corp has announced the successful conclusion of fingerprint identification technology trials with newborn
“NEC Corp has announced the successful conclusion of fingerprint identification technology trials with newborn children from as young as 2 to 24 hours old in Kenya. ”
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ive sketched out the outline of my new game cryptopoly but i need some help with the chance cards any suggesti
I’ve sketched out the outline of my new game “Cryptopoly” but I need some help with the “Chance” cards. Any suggestions?

So far I’ve got…

“The CEO of your exchange dies and no-one else knows the password, lose all of your cryptocurrency”
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this isnt just some libertarian dudes who hang out at strip joints smoking weed and trading in bitcoin its vis
“This isn’t just some libertarian dudes who hang out at strip joints, smoking weed and trading in bitcoin. It’s Visa and Mastercard
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industrial scale attacks 80000 payments from 55000 accounts in one day interesting stuff from rebecca moody
#DISummit19 industrial scale attacks - 80,000 payments from 55,000 accounts in one day - interesting stuff from Rebecca Moody
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are we at a turning point the flat growth in recent years suggests that this may be the case with banknote dem
“Are we at a turning point? The flat growth in recent years suggests that this may be the case, with banknote demand reflecting falling transactional use of cash for the first time.”
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identity money fraud these are few of my favourite things
Identity, money, fraud 🎼 these are few of my favourite things 🎶
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the post neolithic invention of inequality a consequence of agriculture was accompanied by a fall in average s
The post-Neolithic invention of inequality (a consequence of agriculture) was accompanied by a fall in average standards of living.

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ft journalist it s a rather strange day the prime minister resigning is only our third most important story
FT journalist: "It's a rather strange day. The Prime Minister resigning is only our third most important story".
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im a database but i self identify as a blockchain
I’m a database, but I self-identify as a blockchain
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the terrorists used whatapp and bitcoin no of course they didn t they used ebay and paypal
The terrorists used WhatApp and Bitcoin (no, of course they didn't: they used eBay and PayPal)
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so basically your bank will let you open a betting account but not a bitcoin account i dont remember voting fo
So, basically, your bank will let you open a betting account but not a bitcoin account. I don’t remember voting for them to be moral arbiters over different ways to throw away your own money. It’s this sort of thing that gives bankers a bad (well, worse) name.
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on page nine of the libra white paper is the most important part an additional goal of the association is to d
On page nine of the Libra white  paper is the most important part "an additional goal of the association is to develop and promote an open identity standard. We believe that a decentralized and portable digital identity is a prerequisite to financial inclusion and competition”.
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according to the head of europol our very expensive aml regime is an almost total waste of money he says banks
According to the head of Europol, our very expensive AML regime is an almost total waste of money. He says banks are spending $20 billion a year to run the compliance regime that leads to the interception of 1% of the "dirty money"
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google wants to build an identity credential api into android
Google wants to build an Identity Credential API into Android
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sublimemadness doctorow
@Sublime_Madness @doctorow
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wired magazine were kind enough to ask me to write something about the financial sector in 2018 so i picked op
Wired magazine were kind enough to ask me to write something about the financial sector in 2018, so I picked Open Banking as The Big Deal
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underbanked is the wrong term because bank accounts are not the solution
Underbanked is the wrong term, because bank accounts are not the solution.
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