Microsoft Enabling Javascript in Excel Has Security Pros Anxious

Enabling JavaScript should make Excel more powerful, but increasing access points makes it even more of a web security nightmare than it already...

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How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 3
May12

How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 3

The following opinion piece was written by Jonald Fyookball. In parts 1 and 2 of How Bitcoin Cash …, we uncovered the important principles of community education and clarity. Now it is time to turn our attention to one of the most obvious things that went wrong in BTC — the centralization of protocol development. Also read:  How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 2...

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SEC Commissioner Cautiously “Open” to Regulatory Sandbox for ICOs
May12

SEC Commissioner Cautiously “Open” to Regulatory Sandbox for ICOs

United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner, Hester Peirce, delivered a speech before the Medici Conference earlier this month discussing many issues pertinent to ICOs. Mrs. Peirce indicated that the SEC is open to discussion of developing a regulatory sandbox for ICOs, however, expressed a number of concerns surrounding the legislative model. The commissioner also warned of the potentially stifling effect of...

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Nvidia Reports $289 Million Revenue from the Crypto Sector in Q1
May12

Nvidia Reports $289 Million Revenue from the Crypto Sector in Q1

Graphics card manufacturer Nvidia has announced its revenues for the first quarter, mentioning separately the amount generated from sales to the crypto market. The total includes $289 million related to GPUs for cryptocurrency mining, according to a corporate report. Demand from crypto miners was stronger than expected, the company noted.   Also read: New Player Asrock Said to Enter the GPU Mining Market Crypto Miners Bought a...

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The Cash Consortium Launches Open Standard Initiative for Bitcoin Cash
May12

The Cash Consortium Launches Open Standard Initiative for Bitcoin Cash

This week a Bitcoin Cash organization was founded called the Cash Consortium (C2) that aims to be a technical group framed off of the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) open standards. C2 is an international community that intends to bolster open standard development in order to provide long-term Bitcoin Cash growth. Also read: Upgrade Time: Bitcoin Cash 32MB Fork Activates Tuesday The Cash Consortium: Open Standards for...

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