The First Blockchain Wedding

The First Blockchain Wedding

In a step to decentralize the state's authority to give a stamp of approval on love, Joyce and David Mondrus have gotten married on the blockchain. How did David get married on the blockchain? Those who attended the wedding were shown a QR code that linked to the transaction where the data associated with the wedding was stored. Any bitcoin transaction can store information. In David's case, he stored information related to his wedding, which I am actively looking into. Jeffrey Tucker officiated (he would probably say unofficiated) the wedding ceremony which had a few attendies watching....


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Yes, [we will not find a solution to political problems in cryptography,] but we can win a major battle in the arms race and gain a new territory of freedom for several years. Governments are good at cutting off the heads of a centrally controlled network like Napster, but pure P2P networks like Gnutella and Tor seem to be holding their own.

Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin Developer