"In this post I will share an overview of the Bitcoin & crypto mining space, the underlying hardware which powers mining, an ecosystem landscape, and dive into the revenue & market size of the space."
"The main selling point of systems like Ethereum and EOS is their ability to execute smart contracts, at least according to the supporters of those projects. To them, Bitcoin is simply too limited and conservative, and new approaches are needed to unlock the true power of blockchain technology."
"A common strand of mathematics argues that, rather than being one single kind of infinity, there are actually an infinite hierarchy of different levels of infinity."
"A 51% attack took place on the Bitcoin Cash blockchain and brings the key value proposition of the network into question"
"An analysis of three trend-based strategies"
"Certificate Authorities have been a central part of maintaining DNS and the internet since their inception, and have played a significant role in keeping the internet secure."
"We spend a lot of time discussing barriers to entry as it relates to user experience in crypto. We do not spend enough time discussing barriers to entry around developer experiences in crypto, so we’d like to take this opportunity to do just that."
"The core idea behind any Layer 2 solution is that it allows several parties to securely interact in some way without issuing transaction on the main chain (which is the Layer 1), but still to some extent leveraging the security of the main chain as the arbitrator."
"We need additional crypto-economic mechanisms for building more sustainable financing applications, such as tokenised impact bonds, that can dynamically adapt to changing risks over time within complex systems. Let’s begin this experimentation with a risk-adjusted token bonding curve pricing oracle."
"Imagine a governance system where everyone’s individual voice is considered and decisions are determined by consent. Sound like a utopian fantasy? It’s not. Dynamic governance, also known as sociocracy, has a track record of real world implementation and has proved effective in organizations of up to 1,800 people."
"We present eclipse attacks on bitcoin’s peer-to-peer net-work. Our attack allows an adversary controlling a suffi-cient number of IP addresses to monopolize all connec-tions to and from a victim bitcoin node. The attacker canthen exploit the victim for attacks on bitcoin’s miningand consensus system, includingN-confirmation doublespending, selfish mining, and adversarial forks in theblockchain."
"In this article, you’ll find a technical explanation of transaction input data, including what it is and how it works."
"Could AI be the difference maker as crypto looks to compete with mainstream digital payments giants such as Visa and PayPal?"
"Bitcoin & Litecoin are both headed for halving, which could propel these Cryptos to Parabolic highs"
"Be careful with what you install."
"Stop handing out your information without doing your due diligence."
"You are harming your users and the ecosystem when you allow people to enter their private keys, keystore files, or mnemonic phrases on your website."
"How to protect yourself from a SIM hijack, deal with an attack as it happens, and recover afterwards."