R.W. (Bob) Erickson
roberte at ripnet.com
Sun Dec 12 08:05:48 PST 2004
from R. H Frank's "Passion within reason"
to gain trust we show our commitment by doing hard work.
In web's of trust, one way to add to new reputation would be to require
each new node to perform an asymmetrically difficult task for more than
one pre-existing node, on top of existing anti-faking provisions.
hash-cash buys a chance to earn trust, it functions as a hard to fake
gesture of sincerity
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