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Re: hash cash and email

From: Aaron Swartz <aswartz@swartzfam.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2001 09:07:44 -0500
To: Cem Karan <Cem.Karan@usa.alcatel.com>, Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
CC: <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B712DBDE.A534%aswartz@swartzfam.com>
Cem Karan <Cem.Karan@usa.alcatel.com> wrote:

>> There is some belief on the business side that email advertising is a proven
>> success -- it is a going concern.  To change the rules of email transport,
>> you
>> will have to overcome opposition from the business community.
> 
> I know, and unfortunately, they won't adopt this idea as email
> advertising is simply to convinient.

And what is your solution for dealing with mailing lists, such as these?
Should the W3C buy a bunch of supercomputers to generate all this hashcash?
;-)

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Received on Monday, 30 April 2001 10:08:13 GMT

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