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Watches and bitcoins


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November 2018

Watches and bitcoins

New virtual currencies like the famous bitcoin are just early arrivals in a new digital revolution, the blockchain. The first timepieces inspired by this new world have been launched by Hublot, Gvchiani and Chronoswiss. All can be purchased with... bitcoins of course!


his is a new stage in the digital revolution: the one that should finally set us free from human intermediaries in our daily transactions. What if currencies, private data and trade exchanges could be secured in a fully encrypted and decentralised space, with information so split up that it becomes forgery-proof?

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