Date: Wed Nov 29 2000 - 07:10:34 PST
> the tragedy of the commons strikes again; it led Stephen King to decide not
> to continue writing his net-novel
1) he set an arbitrary (high, iirc 75%) threshold for payments
2) the value to be paid itself is rather large, and most of it goes to
the credit card company. Few bucks (2-3$) would have been appropriate.
3) there is no widespread single-click (low-threshold, low-overhead,
micrograin) digicash scheme.
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