Is The DAO really DOA?

A hack has drained millions of ETH from The DAO, destroying its value. Is the Next Big Thing already over?…

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Spotlight on: Public key cryptography

Some powerful maths underpins bitcoin. Here’s a quick introduction.…

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Off-the-peg blockchain: Stratis launches ICO

Blockchain offers big opportunities - but how do you make it easy enough for any business to access?…

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WAVES wallet release and installation

The WAVES alpha wallet is out, withdrawals are enabled from the ICO site, and trading will shortly begin on supporting…

Added 10 months ago

Bitcoin 103 (101 part 3): wallets, keys and addresses

Once you understand the blockchain, it’s much easier to grasp what’s going on with a bitcoin wallet.…

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This week on Planet Bitcoin - 10 June 2016

TL;DR: up nicely but struggling to break $600…

Added 11 months ago

The DAO unleashed: a futurist dystopia

The year is 2019. The DAO has come of age and proven the profit-making capacity of a decentralised organisation, but…

Added 11 months ago

What happened to the Investigatory Powers Bill?

Strong encryption is critical for crypto, the web, and secure communication in general. Is anyone clear where we stand on…

Added 11 months ago

Dealing with the Cryptolocker virus and its variants

Ransomware has gone mainstream. Prevention is better than cure, but if it comes to it, here’s how to pay the…

Added 11 months ago

Bitcoin 102 (101 part 2): the blockchain

In the first of our 101 series, we looked at how bitcoin was like the internet version of physical cash.…

Added 11 months ago

This week on Planet Bitcoin - 3 June 2016

TL;DR it's getting interesting.…

Added 11 months ago