The latest Twitter challenger takes decentralization a step further Notes and Other Stuff, a.k.a Nostr is the latest decentralized microblogging protocol to take aim at centralized social media platforms. It’s like a decentralized Twitter. Contrast with Mastodon, where the decentralization is achieved via a federation of nodes (but each node is effectively centrally controlled), Nostr […]
We’ve been proponents of the crypto-economy for a long time, from being the first ICANN registrar to accept Bitcoin as a payment, the first DNS provider to enable Ethereum Name Service (ENS) linking to .xyz domains, and we were keeping Bitcoin on our balance sheet before it was cool. We’re probably still the only tech […]
Secrecy around top Canadian cyber-security intelligence officer caught spying for China
S&P to launch crypto-currency indexes in 2021 as Niall Ferguson endorses Bitcoin (OOtc article) plus Salon #33: Ethereum 2.0 could be the scaffolding of the Network State.. and more in Axis of Easy #175
Crypto derivatives platform BitMex hit with indictments, arrest, Ontario cops misused COVID contact tracing database, AxisOfEasy: It’s not Conspiracy. It’s Culture …and more in AofE # 166
Microsoft waited two years to fix 0-day it knew was being actively exploited, Canada’s COVID-19 contact tracing app now available, and why I installed it, Canada Revenue Agency shuts down online services after cyber attack..and more!
Weekly Axis Of Easy #152 Last Week’s Quote was “One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation”…was by Thomas Bracket Reed- who Lora Pilgrim informs us was a Republican Speaker in the House of Representatives from 1877-1899. Sorry Lora, however, Joe Goldblatt […]