Note: like most articles on my personal blog, this one assumes a fair degree of domain familiarity on the part of the reader. If you are new to blockchain technology, I have listed at the end of this article the resources that I’ve found to be the most clear and helpful introductions, and that I would suggest consulting if you want introductory material. Feel free to post more specific questions as comments.
Marc Zuckerburg has made headlines again for announcing a dedication to fixing everything wrong with Facebook. Included in the post was a personal reflection on decentralisation: