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Top Ten Money Button Apps

Money Button is like the Facebook like button, but it’s money. It’s very easy for developers to build it into apps, and it’s very easy for users to pay with it. Transaction fees are zero, and payments cannot be blocked, reversed, frozen or inflated away. As we add features like support for giant OP_RETURN data making immutable data storage apps possible, we’re happy…

Building a Moral Blockchain

We would like to publicly thank the BBC for writing about the events of last week. We are saddened that criminals have used the blockchain. We believe these events present us with an opportunity to take a stand in favor of basic human decency, moral behavior, and law, and against criminality. The blockchain was invented in 2009 by a pseudonymous individual named…

Against Illegal Content on the Blockchain

It is not possible to censor the blockchain, but businesses that write to and read from the blockchain have a moral and legal obligation to moderate morally reprehensible and illegal content. Yesterday, an anonymous user posted illegal content to the blockchain using Money Button. Money Button does not provide any mechanism to interpret or display this content, but BitcoinFiles.org does. BitcoinFiles.org received a notice…