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People like convenience more than privacy – so no, blockchain will not 'decentralise the web'

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It's our fault the Facebooks and Googles run everything Comment  In the same way it has become de rigueur to slag off Facebook for its many privacy sins while billions still dump their data into the service, it's also pretty trendy to pretend that blockchain, a digital ledger that records transactions publicly and permanently, offers answers to a new and improved decentralised web that leaves individuals, not Facebook, in charge of their data.…

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