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Re: FYI Pay With Bits

From: David Nicol <davidnicol@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:28:58 -0500
Message-ID: <CAFwScO9FM1LZMyz-Dax1eVYoqeuRQ2mB4SBmexSKuwx=zO_BUg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Cc: Nathan Rixham <nathan@webr3.org>, Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>
On Tue, Apr 30, 2013 at 3:48 AM, Melvin Carvalho
<melvincarvalho@gmail.com>wrote:

>
> If we had a ledger where every tel: URI had a balance mobile payments may
> be easy.
>


The tipjar.com idea has always been, tipjar.com maintains that ledger.
(Hello? Deep pockets? Are you there,
it's me, Dave)

If one gets over the various marketing details and sees Bitcoin as a
distributed ledger, it's easy to imagine a currency overlay that records
entries of things other than BTC in the bitcoin record.


-- 
*indigestion from sufficiently magical technology is no advance*
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