TREZOR is one of the best-respected Bitcoin hardware wallets in the industry.
With years of research and development on their side, CEO Alena Vranova working with her team SatoshiLabs is developing TREZOR 2, which the startup says will bring new hardware features to make use easier and more comfortable by introducing a bigger display and an entirely new software stack.
TREZOR, which is also [...]
Central banks are playing hot potato with America’s debt.
Edward Snowden has left a cryptic tweet sparking concern among the masses that his safety is in question.
The whistleblower recently tweeted a 64-character hex code that was traced to a bitcoin transaction amounting to 0.000911, leading many to question whether or not this was a dead man’s switch, which is an automatic message that is set to release if the user of an account does not check-in consistently.
In Snowden’s case, if he has been captured or killed, it would prompt journalists and friends to release encrypted files.
According to Sputnik News, Edward Snowden’s girlfriend thinks that he has been killed while others believe that the tweet [...]
Bitcoin, as the first successful blockchain implementation, is not an unprecedented breakthrough, but it is the first to be applied and adopted at a global rate. The blockchain technology comes from a history of cryptography and security research. The Merkle Tree and distributed hash tables, hit upon in the 1970s, meant autonomy, fault tolerance and scalability for distributed systems. Bitcoin built upon this loose tradition.
If it weren’t for those tools, the world would not have BitTorrent, Napster and Freenet, all of which are used in great deal by the modern web user. What Satoshi Nakamoto did first was combine these above-mentioned distributed communications systems and [...]