Antonopoulos Details Bitcoin’s Two Layers of Protection Against Quantum Computing

Antonopoulos Details Bitcoin’s Two Layers of Protection Against Quantum Computing Breaking Bitcoin’s Elliptic Curve Would Reveal The Most Important Secret Andreas Antonopoulos An attendee listening to a keynote speech given by Andreas Antonopoulos asks: “Is it possible, for example, that the NSA boasts a quantum computer that will be able to break Bitcoin’s cryptography?” “Yes, it…

Big Corporates Unite for Launch of Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

Big Corporates Unite for Launch of Enterprise Ethereum Alliance   A group of global enterprises representing the oil and gas industry, the financial sector and software development firms will today formally launch the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, dedicated to developing ethereum into an enterprise grade blockchain. Comprised of British oil giant BP, bulge-bracket bank JP Morgan, software…

What the New Congressional Caucus Could Mean for Bitcoin

What the New Congressional Caucus Could Mean for Bitcoin In a move that raised eyebrows among tech policy advocates, Reps. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) and David Schweikert (R-Ariz.) officially launched the Congressional Blockchain Caucus in early February. First announced in September of 2016, this bipartisan working group will target the policy advancement of blockchain-oriented technologies and…