Hiroja Shibe

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Fermat's Library | Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System annotated/explained version.

2. Transactions<p>We define an electronic coin as a chain of digital signatures. Each owner transfers the coin to the<p>next by digitally signing a hash of …

Blockchain

Free Speech Under Attack: YouTuber and Repair Specialist Louis Rossmann Alludes to Apple Lawsuit

<b>Update:</b> Louis has published an update where he explains the situation in better detail. You can <b>watch it here</b>. In the video he confirms that he was …

DNC Hacker Guccifer 2.0: 'Assange, Snowden, Manning Are the Heroes of the Computer Age'

The anonymous hacker known as Guccifer 2.0 who claims to be behind the Democratic National Committee (DNC) computer network breach has released more …

Linux Cloud Storage Advances

According to an Intel White Paper for a square food of a high density data center it costs about $3,000 to build, consumes up to 11.4KW hours per year and costs $1,357 in power per year. The number and size of data centers is increasing to accommodate the vast amount of computation, communication …

Red Hat

He Was a Hacker for the NSA and He Was Willing to Talk. I Was Willing to Listen.

he message arrived at night and consisted of three words: “Good evening sir!”<p>The sender was a hacker who had written a series of provocative memos at …

Puerto Rico will default on $1 billion of debt on Friday

The governor of the commonwealth, Alejandro García-Padilla, wrote in an article for CNBC on Wednesday that Puerto Rico would not make some $1 billion in bond payments on Friday as it struggles with the long-term implications of its massive deficits.<p>"On July 1, 2016, Puerto Rico will default on more …

Caribbean

[bitcoin-dev] Even more proposed BIP extensions to BIP 0070

Incentivized Model a Healthy Way to Encourage Blockchain Growth?

Bitcoinist | Jun 29, 2016 | 09:00<p><b>A core issue of Bitcoin’s scalability debate centers around blockchain network strength and continued</b> …

The FBI Can Still Spy On You Even If You're Using Tor And Don't Ask Why

Close<p>The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) can still spy on users who use the Tor browser to remain anonymous on the web.<p>Senior U.S. …

a16z - a16z Podcast: An Economics Take on the Sharing Economy

About Decentralize Systems known as the Ethereum and the Dao application of Smart Contracts. This takes places in the time frame of June 19th-June …

Sharing Economy

Ladar Levison finally confirms Snowden was target of Lavabit investigation

Ladar Levison’s three-year fight for freedom to speak about the government order that shuttered Lavabit, his secure email service, is finally over. Levison was finally able to confirm today that Lavabit was targeted by the government during its investigation into the Edward Snowden leaks.<p>Although …

Surveillance

Students are demanding the facts about coding bootcamps

Darrell Silver Contributor<p>Darrell Silver is the co-founder and CEO of Thinkful.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>An insider’s take on the future of coding bootcamps<br>• Government Is Disrupting Coding Bootcamps<p>It’s been a remarkable rise so far, but for coding bootcamps to become mainstream they must prove …

Meet the Plaid Parliament of Pwning, one of the world’s elite hacking teams - The Kernel

Early on a humid Tuesday morning in May, Robert Xiao, a 26-year-old Ph.D. student, stares intently at his MacBook, his eyes darting among his …

Thoughts on The DAO Hack

dao ethereum June 17, 2016 at 09:45 AM Emin Gün Sirer<p>We just lived through the nightmare scenario we were worried about as we called for a moratorium …

Journalist asks appeals court for reprieve in hacking case

A journalist convicted in a computer hacking case is asking a federal appeals court to delay the two-year prison term he was supposed to begin Wednesday.<p>Lawyers for Matthew Keys filed an emergency motion Tuesday night with the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, asking that Keys' incarceration be …

College courses without textbooks? These schools are giving it a shot.

By Danielle Douglas-Gabriel<p>, Reporter<p>A community college reform group has selected a handful of schools in Virginia and Maryland to develop degree programs using open-source materials in place of textbooks, an initiative that could save students as much as $1,300 a year.<p>Such open educational …

Higher Education

Edward Snowden leaks reveal secret Scottish spy system

CommonSpace and The National newspaper team up to reveal what we know about Scotland’s place in the UK spy network<p><b>SECRET REPORTS leaked by U.S.</b> …

What happened to Austin, Texas, when Uber and Lyft left town

The ride-hailing companies suspended operations in early May after voters upheld strict regulations on the companies and their drivers — specifically, fingerprint-based background checks, a requirement that cars must be clearly marked with the companies' logos, and rules on where drivers can pick …

Apps

OpenBazaar growing fast, with major upgrades on the horizon

Since its launch on April 5th, the first truly decentralized marketplace, OpenBazaar, has been growing steadily, both in popularity and in …

Information Overload

How to be anonymous on the internet (99-100%)

Updated: 06/2016<p><i>Summary: Tor Browser is not enough. This short tutorial will help you to significantly improve your security in only 15 minutes.</i><p>Your …

The story of Russian female hacker behind Twitter, MySpace, VK, LinkedIn data leaks

<b>Published on</b> June 10th, 2016 | Post Views: 8,119 Hits<p>1<p>The story of Russian female hacker behind Twitter, MySpace, VK, LinkedIn data leaks<p>Meet …

Selling

Top Seven Ways Your Identity Can Be Linked to Your Bitcoin Address | 99 Bitcoins

The key to keeping your Bitcoin transactions from being traced back to you is <b>preventing others from knowing which addresses are yours</b>. If you’re …

Bitcoin

How much do ISPs hate competition? They’ll sue the FCC to prevent it

Requirement that Charter "overbuild" competitors challenged by small ISPs.<p>Two lobby groups representing small and medium-sized Internet service …

Jacob-Appelbaum-CULT-of-the-DEAD-COW-Statement

BIP 151: The End-To-End Encryption Bitcoin Never Had – but Soon Will

Bitcoin right now is not really anonymous. While Bitcoin addresses aren't necessarily linked to real-world identities, they can be. Monitoring the …

OHP Uses New Device To Seize Money During Traffic Stops

News 9<br>7401 N. Kelley Ave.<br>Oklahoma City, OK 73111<p>News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the …

AI that picked Oscar winners could predict the next US president

UNU will use 'human swarm intelligence' to make political predictions on Reddit.<p>There's strength -- and intelligence -- in numbers. Unanimous A.I., a Silicon Valley startup, has built a platform that taps into the collective knowledge of a group of people to form its own opinions, preferences and …