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Blockchain is the Answer

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The first blockchain was created in 2009 as a new kind of database for the virtual currency bitcoin. Now, innovators are looking to use similar databases to solve some of the most intractable issues facing society. SAN FRANCISCO — Worried about someone hacking the next election? Bothered by the way Facebook and Equifax coughed up […]

We’re Heading to PQCrypto 2018

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Introduction The aim of PQCrypto is to serve as a forum for researchers to present results and exchange ideas on the topic of cryptography in an era with large-scale quantum computers. After eight successful PQCrypto conferences ( 2006 in Leuven, 2008 in Cincinnati,  2010 in Darmstadt, 2011 in Taipei, 2013 in Limoges, 2014 in Waterloo, 2016 in Fukuoka, and 2017 in Utrecht, the Netherlands), PQCrypto 2018 will take place April […]

New SUP-X® Radio Podcast: Chad Folkening on Crowdsourcing, Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain

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New SUP-X Newsletter: Podcast-Chad Folkening on Crypto + the Blockchain; Partner Events +More New SUP-X® Radio Podcast: Chad Folkening on Crowdsourcing, Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain Chad Folkening is a very interesting guy. The entrepreneur bug hit Chad at age 14 in Indiana and eventually its tug pulled him out of college to pursue various real estate […]

We’re Heading to NamesCon 2018

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NamesCon Global 2018 NamesCon Global is the largest annual domain-industry conference, attracting attendees from around the globe. Attendees will experience compelling keynotes, informative panels, and hands-on workshops led by industry experts. Aside from the actionable content you’ll see on stage, NamesCon also facilitates valuable personal connections through engaging social events and structured business networking opportunities. […]

2018: Another Growth Year for Blockchain

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Oliver Bussmann is founder and managing partner at Bussmann Advisory, the president of not-for-profit Crypto Valley Association and former group CIO and managing director at UBS. The following article is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk’s 2017 in Review. 2017 was a year of tremendous growth for blockchain, though not in the expected ways. At the beginning of […]