Browsing the "Peter Todd" Tag

Who Broke the SHA1 Algorithm (And What Does It Mean for Bitcoin)?

| Corin Faife

The SHA1 encryption algorithm was recently 'broken' by researchers at Google and CWI Amsterdam. Should the bitcoin world worry?

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Zcash and the Art of Security Theater

| Michael del Castillo

As bitcoin core developer Peter Todd published his role in helping create the Zcash cryptocurrency doubt is cast on the system's "trustless setup."

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MIT Responds to Bitcoin Developer Concerns Over ‘ChainAnchor’

| Pete Rizzo

A blockchain project being developed by MIT researchers gained new attention this week following criticism of its alleged design elements.

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Bitcoin Node Numbers Fall After Spam Transaction ‘Attack’

| Grace Caffyn

The number of reachable nodes has declined further following an 'attack' that overloaded the bitcoin network.

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Report Highlights ‘Areas of Concern’ in Ripple Protocol Design

| Pete Rizzo

A report commissioned by secretive consulting group R3CEV and authored by bitcoin developer Peter Todd has raised questions about Ripple's technology.

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Chainalysis CEO Denies ‘Sybil Attack’ on Bitcoin’s Network

| Grace Caffyn

Chainalysis was forced to defend itself after allegations its surveillance tactics had disrupted services and threatened the privacy of bitcoin users.

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Video: Core Developer Peter Todd on Bitcoin’s Future

| Daniel Cawrey

Core developer Peter Todd discusses how centralisation, regulation and scalability will shape bitcoin's future.

Peter Todd Joins Viacoin Development Team as Chief Scientist

| Stan Higgins

Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd will focus on 'treechains', the Bitcoin 2.0 technology concept he invented.

Coinkite Taps Bitcoin Developer Peter Todd For Advisory Role

| Stan Higgins

Todd will serve as an advisor to Coinkite as the company expands and evolves its business model.