There has been a lot of talk regarding the digitization of money in the past few months. Those plans became even more viable once the announcement was made by Safe.Cash regarding the digital Euro tokens coming our way in 2016. Bitcoin offers a lot of potential to be used as an activist tool, but will these digital fiat currencies offer the same functionality?
During my daily browsing on the internet for snippets of news, I came across a site named Slur. The site boasts of being the self-proclaimed “marketplace to be for secrets”. After closer inspection, and reading what is being written on the site, I do have some serious questions and obvious problems with the Slur website.
Let us take a closer look at what is being said. “Slur is an open source, decentralized and anonymous marketplace for the selling of secret information in exchange for Bitcoin. Slur is written in C and operates over the Tor network with Bitcoin transactions through Libbitcoin”.