Thu, 08:28: @zmanian makes a great point in his fireside chat with @HesterPeirce at #fc21: decentralization in a protocol sense is not quite the same as decentralization of market power, or eliminating asymmetry of information.
Thu, 08:42: On Zcash-style privacy, @HesterPeirce suggests that there IS a potential conflict between private transactions & KYC/anti-money-laundering. She points out that the status quo, largely accepted in our society, is a high level of financial surveillance 1/3 #fc21
Thu, 11:39: An example I remember is a study whose definition of opioid abuse would include saving the Percocet that was prescribed to you after dental surgery and taking one when you tweaked your back a few months later. https://t.co/5Zn8IskItO