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Re: <nettime> Bankers on ecstasy (but is the party over?)
xDxD.vs.xDxD on Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:11:58 +0200 (CEST)

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Re: <nettime> Bankers on ecstasy (but is the party over?)


> Of course, not all humans will be out of the loop. The chosen few and tech
> elites around them (AKA 'core developers') will stay there and reap the
> benefits. The current contest is about who gets to stay in the loop, and
> the driving hope is that the unwashed masses will submit to it.

Of course, we must also consider that "humans" were never in the loop. When
the "peer", such as in bitcoins, is a CPU, not a human being, it is at
least problematic to state that "humans are in the loop".


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