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Blockchain revolution: how the technology behind bitcoin is changing money, business, and the world

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The Internet as we know it is great for collaboration and communication, but is deeply flawed when it comes to commerce and privacy. The new blockchain technology facilitates peer-to-peer transactions without any intermediary such as a bank or governing body. Keeping the user's information anonymous, the blockchain validates and keeps a permanent public record of all transactions. That means that your personal information is private and secure, while all activity is transparent and incorruptible--reconciled by mass collaboration and stored in code on a digital ledger. With its advent, we will not need to trust each other in the traditional sense, because trust is built into the system itself
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subject_facetBanks and banking -- Technological innovations
Bitcoin
Electronic commerce
Electronic funds transfers
Financial institutions -- Technological innovations
Mobile commerce
title_displayBlockchain revolution : how the technology behind bitcoin is changing money, business, and the world
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Bitcoin
Computer Technology
Electronic commerce
Electronic funds transfers
Financial institutions
Mobile commerce
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Technological innovations
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