Blockchain : a question of reputation

Reputation systems are necessary to organize social interactions, power connected objects or prioritize ideas. With the advent of decentralized identities and claims, blockchains reinvent these systems, simultaneously assuming their role of trust machines for the world wide web.

Reshaping reputation

A reputation system backed by decentralized claims

Reputation and peer-to-peer schemes

Decentralized claims on the Blockchain

Figure 1 : General overview of prospective and plausible representations of identities on blockchains. Individuals, but also communities, states, companies, and connected objects, form a network of standardized identities interacting via on-chain claims.

From claims to trust ratios

Multiple domains of reputation

A self-sustaining system

Final thoughts