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Cryptography is a science that studies methods of the provision of confidentiality, integrity of data and authentication of it. Cryptography is a part of various fields of study, such as computer science, physics, mathematics, electrical engineering and others. Blockchain cryptography is a crucial part of the cryptocurrency industry. Different approaches to blockchain cryptography — and ways of maintaining it — allow the industry to become more diverse and use products of these approaches in different circumstances. The Bitcoin cryptographic approach is the most used in the cryptocurrency industry but is continuously developing and including new technologies. “Understanding Bitcoin; cryptography, engineering and economics” by Pedro Franco is one of the most popular books for learning about Bitcoin and offers a wide view on the implementation of the technology.
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Luxury car company Rolls Royce announced a line of cars hosting blockchain puzzles, shortly after Lamborghini revealed a yacht.
Major Car Companies Get Creative Before Next Crypto Bull Run
Benjamin Pirus
2020-07-07T19:20:01+01:00
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Okamoto explains why his “electronic cash” patent may have presented obstacles to Hal Finney’s plans to make his own electronic currency.
Renowned Cryptographer Says His Patent Was an Obstacle for Hal Finney
Michael Kapilkov
2020-07-04T20:00:00+01:00
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According to one of the world’s leading cryptographers, Bitcoin’s elliptic curve could have a secret backdoor, invalidating all underlying security.
This Researcher Says Bitcoin’s Elliptic Curve Could Have a Secret Backdoor
Michael Kapilkov
2020-07-01T16:48:00+01:00
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Scientists in China managed to exchange a crypto key at a distance of over 1,000 kilometers, could this lead to hackerproof cryptography?
Experts Split on Practical Implications of Quantum Cryptography
Michael Kapilkov
2020-06-28T15:00:00+01:00
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Charles Hoskinson believes that this complex cryptographic technique could have helped avoid the Bitcoin Civil War that led to the formation of Bitcoin Cash.
Charles Hoskinson: Recursive SNARKs Could Help Bitcoin Scale
Michael Kapilkov
2020-06-05T20:06:00+01:00
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Jean-Jacques Quisquater, a legendary cryptographer cited in the Bitcoin Whitepaper, discussed building the first blockchain.
Legendary Cryptographer on Building the First Blockchain in The '90s
Samuel Haig
2020-05-20T22:30:00+01:00
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Video conferencing app Zoom, the undisputed titan in an era of social distancing, has acquired end-to-end encryption start-up Keybase.
Zoom Acquires Encryption Startup Keybase to Fix Privacy, Security
Marie Huillet
2020-05-08T12:24:00+01:00
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BBVA and a state-backed research center in Spain have launched a partnership to explore advanced cryptography for financial services.
Spanish Multinational Bank BBVA to Explore Zero-Knowledge Proofs
Samuel Haig
2020-05-04T19:30:00+01:00
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