Tag: Private

David Chaum’s Elixxir Invites Smartphone Users to Test Private Messaging

David Chaum’s Elixxir Invites Smartphone Users to Test Private Messaging In an age where Google, Facebook and the NSA are known to be harvesting as much as our communications as they can, many people are concerned that online privacy now only exists in the history books. One project trying to […]

‘Blockchain Bandit’: How a Hacker Has Been Stealing Millions Worth of ETH by Guessing Weak Private Keys

‘Blockchain Bandit’: How a Hacker Has Been Stealing Millions Worth of ETH by Guessing Weak Private Keys There are at least 732 weak private keys on the Ethereum blockchain alone which are being exploited by a “blockchain bandit”, who has amassed almost 45,000 ETH at this point. Learn more in […]

Falcon Private Bank Launches Crypto Wallet With Support for Direct BTC and BCH Transfers

Falcon Private Bank Launches Crypto Wallet With Support for Direct BTC and BCH Transfers Switzerland’s Falcon Private Bank has introduced a cryptocurrency wallet as well as support for direct transfers of BTC, BCH, ETH and LTC for private and institutional investors. The bank said investors can now directly transfer cryptocurrencies to […]

Private Blockchains Have Few Applications, Study Finds

Private Blockchains Have Few Applications, Study Finds Despite all efforts, so far businesses haven’t been able to come up with significant applications for private, centralized blockchains as opposed to public distributed ledgers, a new study shows. According to the authors, in most cases corporate blockchain networks are used mainly for […]

Wendy McElroy: How the Blockchain Provides Private Justice

Wendy McElroy: How the Blockchain Provides Private Justice The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 5: Saving the World Through Anarchism Chapter 11, Part 6 How the Blockchain Provides Private Justice The key to…an anarcho-capitalist court system is found in the concept of a “personal judiciary”. [Acting as […]

Public vs Private Blockchains; Ernst & Young’s New Blockchain Prototype

Public vs Private Blockchains; Ernst & Young’s New Blockchain Prototype On October 30th, Ernst & Young (EY) announced a world-first for distributed ledgers. Called the Ernst & Young Ops Chain Public Edition, the company created a new blockchain prototype that combines the security of the public ledger model with the privacy […]