Issue No. 04 - Apr. (2014 vol. 47)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2014.79
David Alan Grier , George Washington University
Just because a new algorithm solves one kind of problem doesn't mean that it can solve them all. The Web extra at http://youtu.be/6Kvjd9UeMOU is a video in which author David Alan Grier expands on his Errant Hashtag column, discussing the problem of trust as it relates to Bitcoin's payment mechanism transactions.
Algorithm design and analysis, Performance evaluation
D. A. Grier, "All That Glitters Is Not Gold," in Computer, vol. 47, no. 4, pp. 116, 2014.