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Finance and Currency related news

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Sat, 08 Oct 2011 12:24:36 -0400
Message-ID: <4E907944.8050904@digitalbazaar.com>
To: Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>
Some interesting links from this weekend:

The Bitcoin economy is now worth $30.9 million USD - currency is being 
forked: http://bitcoinpie.com/ #bitcoin #payswarm

Interesting design plans for a stable currency: 
http://blog.p2pfoundation.net/bounded-input-bounded-output-how-to-design-a-stable-currency/2011/10/06 
/via @VenessaMiemis #futureofmoney #bibo #payswarm

Bitcoin Web of Trust ratings (think decentralized eBay ratings): 
http://bitcoin-otc.com/viewratings.php /via @melvincarvalho #bitcoin 
#futureofmoney

...indictment of Wall Street as a destructive force, economically and 
politically: 
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/07/opinion/krugman-confronting-the-malefactors.html 
/via @bruce1971 #occupy

-- manu

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Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
blog: Standardizing Payment Links - Why Online Tipping has Failed
http://manu.sporny.org/2011/payment-links/
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