Why This Andreas Antonopoulos Talk Should Go Down as 2019’s ‘State of the Crypto Industry’ Address

In this concise overview of the cryptocurrency industry’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, renowned crypto expert Andreas Antonopoulos explains what’s going on the world that makes Bitcoin such a relevant and powerful force. The State of the Crypto Industry in 2019 The most important feature of Bitcoin is its neutrality, and the rest of the great things are derived from that. That neutrality is not a lack of principles. Neutrality is a principle itself. That neutrality is resistance to over-centralization of arbitrary power in institutional hierarchies by creating a preferable substitute for whatever utility those provide. But a preferable substitute

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Ocasio-Cortez Tries to Tear Down Trump’s Border Wall Just 24 Hours after Chasing Amazon out of NYC

The wide criticism U.S. House Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received when she cheered Amazon’s decision to not build a second headquarters in New York didn’t seem to faze her. Instead, the freshman congresswoman seems emboldened, and now, just one day later, she’s setting her sights on President Donald Trump and his beloved border wall. Trump’s National Emergency Declaration Triggers Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez On Friday, President Trump declared a national emergency to combat all kinds of crimes that stem from illegal immigration. Speaking from the White House Rose Garden, he reiterated his talking points about what he’s called a crisis at the country’s southern

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Bitmain tried and failed to lock down the Antminer S15 firmware, I identified the vulnerability and @00whiterabbit wrote/tested the attack code. Once Bitmain complies with the GPL licenses for the firmware I will disclose the vulnerability to them so that they can fix it.

Bitmain tried and failed to lock down the Antminer S15 firmware, I identified the vulnerability and @00whiterabbit wrote/tested the attack code. Once Bitmain complies with the GPL licenses for the firmware I will disclose the vulnerability to them so that they can fix it. submitted by /u/Lightsword
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Will Tencent’s Massive Investment Help $3 Billion Reddit Take Down Facebook & Google’s Ad Duopoly?

American social news aggregation site Reddit has raised $ 300 million in a Series D funding round at a market valuation of $ 3 billion. The capital injection was led by Chinese multinational conglomerate Tencent Holdings who invested $ 150 million into the social site. So far, Reddit has raised $ 550 million in total from a myriad of investors including Sequoia, Fidelity, and Andreessen Horowitz. Are Reddit and Tencent Strange Bedfellows? The deal has led to an outrage online as Redditors are protesting the odd pairing of the Chinese juggernaut who is known for censoring topics the government wants and the free-speech forum,

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Elizabeth Warren Schemes to Take Down Trump in the 2020 Presidential Election, Does She Even Stand a Chance?

After much speculation, Senator Elizabeth Warren officially launched her 2020 presidential campaign on Saturday, where she vowed to challenge the super wealthy and fellow Democrats who served as their power brokers. The decision to run marks a significant departure for Warren, who less than two years ago told her constituents in Massachusetts that she doesn’t want to become president. ELIZABETH WARREN HAS ‘CHANGE OF HEART’ Standing before a crowd in Everett Mills, Massachusetts on Saturday, Warren declared her intent to win the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination for the 2020 election. In a 44-minute speech, Warren outed corporations and the super wealthy

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