Decrypt

verb

  1. make (a coded or unclear message) intelligible.
    “the computer can be used to encrypt and decrypt sensitive transmissions”

 

Are Zombies the Cure for Scalability Woes? Only in Wonderland

Even drink napkins speak to me about Crypto (I need a Therapist) Last year in October (2017) CryptoKitties exploded onto the Ethereum MainNet.  The viral success of the blockchain game that breeds digital kittens almost crippled the network.  It’s been written about a ton already so I won’t retell the story here.  After all I […]

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Aligned Incentives: Meditations at Crypto Con San Diego

Today I’m in San Diego for a cryptocurrency conference.  The weather is beautiful outside it’s a perfect day.  There are people here from all over the world.  Just had lunch. My pockets are stuffed with business cards.  I hate business cards.  As I write this I’m listening to someone to my left talk about how […]

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Cryptocurrency Mining in 2018

There’s a lot to consider when you dig into the subject of cryptocurrency mining.  For developers this seems to be a topic of increasing importance.  Why? Read this article from a blockchain developer who jumped into the world of mining, for a bit. The State Of Cryptocurrency Mining – Sia Blog The original Medium post […]

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What is the Lightning Network?

Everybody was kung-fu fighting Those kicks were fast as lightning In fact it was a little bit frightening But they did it with expert timing In short, the lightning network is Bitcoin’s answer to the problem of scalability on the Bitcoin blockchain.  It’s a ‘2nd layer’ solution that creates a network of peer-to-peer payment channels […]

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