Unchained: Altcoins as Free Market Bitcoin Sidechains

Eric Sammons
Feb 17, 2016 · 8 min read
Prometheus being chained by Vulcan, Dirck van Baburen, 1623



Altcoins as Free Market Sidechains

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A Crypto-Agnostic Future

Eric Sammons

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Writer/Editor/Developer. Interested in technology, economics, and cryptocurrencies. Author of “Bitcoin Basics: 101 Questions and Answers.”

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