Perhaps the BlockChain is more important than the money. http://www.wired.com/2014/03/decentralized-applications-built-bitcoin-great-except-whos-responsible-outcomes/
Criticism and attack
- Ethereum uses it to implement distributed contracts.
- (Thus countering my main argument against Libertarianism? OnLibertarianism)
- VinayGupta seems to be working with them.
See also BlockChainApps
EnigmaBlockChainPlatform is another experimental blockchain platform
- Disney's DragonChain
MicroSoft now building on top of Ethereum : https://cointelegraph.com/news/microsoft-goes-ethereum-561-bln-us-company-releases-ethereum-based-protocol-coco
Added 2018-11-10 : Originally 2018-11-10
As blockchains face their scaling problem we move to ideas like https://steemit.com/informo/@johan-nygren/bitlattice-as-ethereum-2-0-and-how-sharding-required-a-new-state-topology which shard the blockchain into fragments and then rely on intermediaries to bring them back together. Effectively Blockchains are moving to MiddleSpace
Added 2018-11-04 : Originally 2018-11-04
Added 2018-07-17 : Originally Added 2017-10-04 : https://ledgerx.com/