A high-level government media censor in China wants to hire a cryptographer with expertise in blockchain technology.
Fresh from meeting legendary cryptographer Phil Zimmermann, hacktivist and early bitcoin adopter Amir Taaki reflects on the PGP inventor's legacy.
A long-held bitcoin secret is about to come out - and for good reason - but it could cause problems for older altcoins.
A pioneer of public-key cryptography said the blockchain boom represents a "resurgence" of the work he helped start in the 1970s.
However distant it may seem, powerful quantum computers have the potential to ruin cryptocurrency, and developers are already devising solutions.
Bitcoin wallets might be in trouble if quantum computers advance as quickly as some researchers have projected.
Turing Award winner Silvio Micali is working on a new consensus algorithm, one he argues could help massively scale blockchains.
A new talk by ethereum's creator gave insight into the future of the world's second-largest public blockchain network.
Everything you always wanted to know about bitcoin hashing, but were afraid to ask.
Academics still aren't sure why bitcoin is so robust, but one Cornell professor has made it her mission to find out.