The Peer-to-Peer Property System
Bitmark is a distributed ownership registry that enables individuals to claim ownership over personal data and digital assets.
Bitmark establishes property rights to digital things by allowing anyone to issue digital property titles, or bitmarks. Each bitmark is uniquely identifiable, fully encrypted, and has an unforgeable provenance. A bitmark can be sold or transferred just as easily as physical property through a secure peer-to-peer system. The Bitmark Property System empowers individuals to exert complete granular control over their digital property so they can safely and confidently participate in the emerging data economy.
As with a patent or trademark, it’s hard to immediately understand why bitmarks are useful. Here are a few ideas: