First proposed by a cryptographer who uses French version of Tom Riddle (better known as Lord Voldemort), Mimblewimble describes a unique way of solving some of bitcoin’s more pressing problems.
The big question is whether any of this will work the way the company says it will. But the theory is sound says Matthew Green, a cryptographer and assistant research professor computer science at Joh... Read More
Artist and coder Allison Burtch has created a new device to save us from our cellphones and ourselves. It comes in the form of a 10-inch birch log that jams cellular radio signals, and it’s called t... Read More
“The PRISM thing was a watershed moment internally and externally — suddenly we felt vindicated,” says BitTorrent marketing vice president Matt Mason. “It’s like: ‘We were right. There is ... Read More
In a recent interview, Michael Perklin described the need for a measurement scale when hiring bitcoiners. “Hiring managers don’t know how to differentiate if someone knows Bitcoin or they don’t,... Read More
Why one small Washington town has seen so many bitcoin miners move in
A small town three hours east of Seattle is turning into the epicenter of bitcoin mining in the United States. Wenatchee, Washington is home to a dozen of the largest bitcoin and
U.S. State Regulators Hit BitConnect With Second Cease-And-Desist
BitConnect's planned initial coin offering (ICO) has attracted another cease-and-desist letter from U.S. state regulators, marking the second time this month.
In a release dated Jan. 9, the regulat
Cryptocurrencies stage big comeback after trading ban fears wane; bitcoin surges 7 percent from low
The world may not be ending for digital currencies after all. South Korea's Justice Minister Park Sang-ki said on Thursday that a bill is being prepared to ban all cryptocurrency trading on the
Goldman Sachs says ‘the bar looks high’ for bitcoin to thrive as real money
Bitcoin's application as a form of real money is likely easier said than done, according to a new report from Goldman Sachs. In a report exploring the cryptocurrency as money in the classic sense,