According to Ella Pamfilova, the technology of distributed registry should be called otherwise, because the words “block” and “chain” repel the Russians
The head of the CEC of Russia, Ella Pamfilova has suggested to think of the word “blockchain” equivalent in Russian language, writes TASS. She’s sure to promote new technology in the country needs to rebrand, taking into account the mentality of the population.
“Block” — it’s just something enclosed. In Russia, where one third of the population is sitting… Next — “the chain”. “Block” “chain” — even on a subconscious level it’s working,” says Pamfilova.
She believes that it is necessary to use a clear Russian word to more successfully develop this technology in Russia. Also during the conference, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the electoral system, the CEC head proposed to change the name of the ballot box, and find a better word for the electoral code that is currently in development.
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