Bitcoins and Altcoins: Privacy in a decentralised world

Video of the talk at the Technology & Privacy Forum on 24th February 2015 by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner.

 

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rq359wieOnM&feature=youtu.be

 

Slides

Source: http://www.slideshare.net/kumar641/opc-bitcoins-preso-vk

 

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Megaupload and criminal copyright infringement

There are layers and layers of interwoven issues arising from the shut down of Megaupload and the global action against its key staff in January 2012. For me, one of the core questions has always been the role government should have in acting on allegations of copyright infringement. Distractions, personalities and conspiracies aside, where is the line between civil and criminal recourse?

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