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Title: Bitcoin: A source of fairness
Author: Torner López, Javier
Director: Farràs Ventura, Oriol
Tutor: Rodríguez Velázquez, Juan Alberto
Others: Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
Keywords: fairness
cryptography
cryptocurrency
Bitcoin
Issue Date: Jun-2017
Abstract: The present essay develops in a first part a detailed description of the inner workings of Bitcoin, covering in the second part several some non-financial applications, like those based on the Bockchain technology, and focusing mainly on its use for implementing Fair Multiparty Computations, like lotteries and distributed computation with secret inputs, which guarantee a fair development in an environment lacking of any mutual trust between the parties involved.
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10609/64771
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