NFL Players Interested in Tackling Bitcoin, Securing Futures with Cryptocurrency

Sherman claims a lot of NFL players are discussing Bitcoin these days, telling CNBC that ever since the dominant cryptocurrency shot up to $ 19,000, “it has been common conversation for a lot of us.” The prolific cornerback is currently nursing an injury to his Achilles tendon and has used the time to …
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Bitcoin Ups and Downs, Securing 'Star Wars', TIME's New Cyber Book

I'm kicking off the new year with a first: I wrote the introduction to an upcoming book about “the unseen internet” published by Fortune's sister TIME. This special edition, which covers hacking, cyberespionage, digital security, and more, goes on sale next week. You can preorder a copy here. In lieu of …
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A METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SECURING COMPUTER SOFTWARE USING A DISTRIBUTED HASH TABLE AND A BLOCKCHAIN (patentscope.wipo.int)

A computer-implemented method (100) and system (1) for determining a metadata M for securing a controlled digital resource such as computer software using a distributed hash table (13) and a peer-to-peer distributed ledger (14). This is a blockchain such as the Bitcoin blockchain. The method includes determining (110) a data associated with the computer software and determining (120) a first hash value based on the computer software. A second hash value based on the data and the computer…

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