In Search of Digital Value

The pursuit of value in digital systems

The source of digital value

Stone money

‘Stone money’ on the island of Yap. Figure credit: tropical.pete/Flickr

Files under blockchain governance

  1. Being able to demonstrate uniqueness
  2. Access & control
  3. Protection of content (this is a bonus)
  • Encoding — this provides the uniqueness & originality
  • Keys — providing access & control (the ability to get the file and the ability to alter the file)
  • Encryption — providing the protection of content
Providing ownership of digital files through blockchain governance
  1. The hash of the file
  2. The hash of the encryption key
  3. The hash of the encrypted and encoded file
  4. The hash of the perceptual hash of the file (double hash; but different hash functions)




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