⧉infominer 10-Aug-18 08:53 PM - Do you really need a blockchain (edited)
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Compilation of useful documents and scientific papers about Blockchain & cryptocurrencies.
⧉infominer 13-Aug-18 01:25 PM
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⧉infominer 15-Aug-18 07:09 PM
The concept of cryptocurrencies is built from forgotten ideas in research literature.: We
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Marlowe: financial contracts on blockchain — a domain specific language, IOHK is interested in (edited)
Decentralization imposes major technical challenges to financial systems worldwide and IOHK Research is interested in every single one of them. The traditional approach to the financial world has always been centralization, where banks and financial institutions play the main...
⧉infominer 17-Aug-18 11:10 PM
Chris Skinner provides a convenient selection of research articles that talk about fintech, blockchain, bitcoin, payments and security.
⧉infominer 18-Aug-18 04:56 AM
Today, more than 100 blockchain projects created to transform government systems are being conducted in more than 30 countries. What leads countries rapidly initiate blockchain projects? I argue that... - Deployment of a Blockchain-Based Self-Sovereign Identity
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⧉infominer 23-Aug-18 12:49 AM
This paper examines data protection on blockchains and other forms of distributed ledger technology (‘DLT’). Transactional data stored on a blockchain, whether
⧉infominer 25-Aug-18 09:22 PM -The Economic Limits of Bitcoin and the Blockchain(edited)
⧉infominer 25-Aug-18 10:43 PM
You probably all like this: a journal full of papers on blockchain and crypto from the VBA (Dutch academic version of CFA institute). Some papers are in dutch, but most are in English. Enjoy the read! PS: Reading is better than staring at charts.
⧉infominer 26-Aug-18 12:23 AM
Canadian economist suspended without pay for publishing peer-reviewed journal article documenting, and investigating effects of, publication in predatory journals at his institution. Newspaper story: Paper:
⧉infominer 02-Sep-18 09:44 PM
Open Source Blockchain Research Lab. Mechanism Labs has 4 repositories available. Follow their code on GitHub.
⧉infominer 03-Sep-18 10:39 PM
An independent and international community of cryptocurrency and blockchain researchers. Join today to view and contribute to the latest research!
⧉infominer 04-Sep-18 12:54 AM
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⧉infominer 04-Sep-18 11:54 AM
This article describes our motivation behind the development of RESEARCHERS.ONE, our mission, and how the new platform will fulfull this mission.  We also compare our approach with other recent reform initiatives such as post-publication peer review and open access publications.
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We propose a design for philanthropic or publicly-funded seeding to allow (near) optimal provision of a decentralized, self-organizing ecosystem of public goods
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⧉infominer 22-Sep-18 09:36 PM
<rant mode> It's seriously time that the academic community working on public blockchains and cryptocurrencies starts a reflection about its actual production.
⧉infominer 22-Sep-18 10:06 PM
Subscriptions journals may want to start rethinking their business models.
vincent 24-Sep-18 07:18 AM
Formal Barriers to Longest-Chain Proof-of-Stake Protocols
⧉infominer 28-Sep-18 08:23 PM
This paper explains the functioning of “blockchain technology” and critically assesses its potential role in improving services in banking, contracts, and datab
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I strongly suggest a read. I predict the value of this moment will quickly be drowned out by debate over the ethics of hoaxes--a murky landscape that allows everyone to stick to their camp. We should instead grapple with the meaning of what is revealed.
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Proof-of-Personhood: Redemocratizing Permissionless Cryptocurrencies
⧉infominer 09-Dec-18 01:40 AM
SoK: General Purpose Compilers for Secure Multi-Party Computation (edited)
Wow this is awesome! Check out this slide deck about the Bitcoin Backbone Model. The math used in this paper is reused in a bunch of papers about crypto (including Cardano) so understanding this will help you understand all the other papers!
⧉infominer 22-Dec-18 07:15 PM
Wang Chun Wei, Ph.D. and a finance lecturer at the University of Queensland in Australia, argues in a new working paper that a significant portion of cryptocurrency values come from the heterogeneo…
Wow this is awesome! Check out this slide deck about the Bitcoin Backbone Model. The math used in this paper is reused in a bunch of papers about crypto (including Cardano) so understanding this will help you understand all the other papers!
⧉infominer 22-Dec-18 09:47 PM
A new journal will allow academics to publish controversial articles under a pseudonym.
⧉infominer 22-Dec-18 10:05 PM
The basic human need to get along with others results in the formation of extreme political groupings, according to a study from Dartmouth College.
⧉infominer 30-Jan-19 07:57 PM
Blockchains are a new form of information technology that could have several important future applications. One is blockchain thinking, formulating...  Read More