The Bitcoin Explainer: Part II – How Blockchain works – Hash Functions, Mining and Transactions

  In Part I, I covered the economics of Bitcoin. Let’s now delve into how Bitcoin works to establish trust without a central authority. The basics of hash functions At its core, Bitcoin relies on a very important cryptographic technique called hashing, which is performed by a hash function. This is basically a mathematical function Read More…

The Coming Technological Revolution in Artificial Intelligence Will Pop Humanity’s Ego and Ultimately Split the Species

  These are some bold statements I’m making. And that’s because I’m a bit of a futurist (I have a wild imagination), so you don’t have to take me too seriously. I’d like to leave the vicissitudes of geopolitics and finance aside for now and introduce those of you that are unaware, of another revolution Read More…