What Are Blockchains Actually Good For?

Michael Siliski
Mar 20, 2018 · 11 min read

Introduction

About blockchains

Decentralization

Perceived benefits of decentralization

Censorship resistance

Efficiency and automation

System adoption

Incentives for participation

Innovation and openness

How to evaluate potential blockchain use cases

Blockchain use cases

Money and other digital assets

Identity

Credit

Decentralized DNS

Land title registries

File storage

Supply chain management

Auditability

Accounting

DAOs

Conclusion


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