Interview: Cryptographer Silvio Micali on Bitcoin, Ethereum and Proof of Stake

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Interview: Cryptographer Silvio Micali on Bitcoin, Ethereum and Proof of Stake Silvio Micali is an MIT professor and Turing Award–winning cryptographer known for his work in technologies that form the bedrock of blockchains today: public-key cryptosystems, digital signatures, pseudorandomness and multiparty computations. He is also the co-inventor of the zero-knowledge proof. In the ’90s, he Read More

The Nobel in economics rewards a pioneer of “nudges”

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The Nobel in economics rewards a pioneer of “nudges” NOT long ago, the starting assumption of any economic theory was that humans are rational actors who maximise their utility. Economists summarily dismissed anyone insisting otherwise. But over the past few decades, behavioural economists like Richard Thaler have progressively chipped away at this notion. They combine Read More

Vanuatu Becomes First Nation to Accept Bitcoin in Exchange for Citizenship

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Vanuatu Becomes First Nation to Accept Bitcoin in Exchange for Citizenship The South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu has become host to the world’s first government to accept bitcoin in exchange for citizenship. Vanuatu’s citizenship program costs $200,000 USD, meaning that at current prices the residency program costs less than 41.5 bitcoins. Also Read: Nation of Read More

Vikings spoil Mitch Trubisky's debut on late field goal – NFL.com

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NFL.com Vikings spoil Mitch Trubisky’s debut on late field goalNFL.comRookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky got his chance to start in Chicago. The second-overall pick showed signs of promise in the Bears’ 20-17 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Kai Forbath’s 26-yard field goal in the closing seconds of the game lifted the …Sam Bradford’s outing in Chicago Read More

The Debrief, Week 5: Fresh faces top Watchability Rankings – NFL.com

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NFL.com The Debrief, Week 5: Fresh faces top Watchability RankingsNFL.comGregg Rosenthal catches you up on everything you need to know as we turn from Week 5 to Week 6. One drive can change so much. In the span of eight defensive plays Sunday night, the Houston Texans transformed from one of the most entertaining teams …Jordy Read More

Brandon Marshall to have season-ending ankle surgery; 3rd Giants WR out for year – ESPN

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ESPN Brandon Marshall to have season-ending ankle surgery; 3rd Giants WR out for yearESPNGiants receiver Brandon Marshall will undergo season-ending surgery Tuesday on his injured ankle, he announced on his Instagram account Monday night. He is the third Giants receiver with a foot or leg injury to be lost for the season in Sunday’s loss Read More

Food Etiquette Lessons From A Rat

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If only every human would be so well-mannered at their dinner tables. The post Food Etiquette Lessons From A Rat appeared first on Viral Viral Videos. Read More

Pregnant Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian Snap Selfies Together

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Pregnant Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian Snap Selfies Together Twinning! Pregnant sisters Kylie Jenner and Khloé Kardashian shared selfies together on Snapchat on Monday, October 9. The pair wore matching dark blue robes as they worked on a YouTube shoot together for This article originally appeared on www.usmagazine.com: Pregnant Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian Snap Read More

Kate Winslet, More Stars Speak Out Against Harvey Weinstein Amid Sexual Harassment Scandal

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Kate Winslet, More Stars Speak Out Against Harvey Weinstein Amid Sexual Harassment Scandal Kate Winslet, Judi Dench and a slew of Hollywood A-listers are speaking out against film producer Harvey Weinstein in the wake of his sexual harassment scandal. As previously reported, the studio head, 65, was This article originally appeared on www.usmagazine.com: Kate Winslet, Read More

Donna Karan Defends Harvey Weinstein, Asks If Women Are ''Asking for It''

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Donna Karan Defends Harvey Weinstein, Asks If Women Are ''Asking for It'' Donna Karan might be standing by the wrong man. The designer went against the grain when she came to the defense of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, who was fired from The… Read More

Bachelor in Paradise's Jade Roper Details Baby Emerson's ''Surprise'' Birth: ''She Would've Died''

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Bachelor in Paradise's Jade Roper Details Baby Emerson's ''Surprise'' Birth: ''She Would've Died'' Jade Roper and Tanner Tolbert’s baby girl arrived unexpectedly early, making for a birth story her proud parents won’t soon forget. Now seven weeks after E! News exclusively… Read More

Texas Tech University Shooter Kills Officer, Captured by Cops (UPDATE)

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Texas Tech University Shooter Kills Officer, Captured by Cops (UPDATE) 8:15 PM PT — Police found the shooter still on campus and took him alive. According to campus police the incident began with a welfare check on a student. Officers say they found drugs and drug paraphernalia, and took the student, Hollis Daniels,… Read More

UFC's Demetrious Johnson: Yep, I Tried to Snap Ray Borg's Arm!

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UFC's Demetrious Johnson: Yep, I Tried to Snap Ray Borg's Arm! Demetrious Johnson says Ray Borg’s lucky he tapped out when he did at UFC 216 … ’cause he was SECONDS away from breaking the dude’s arm in two!!! After catching Borg in that EPIC flying armbar, the guys on the “TMZ Sports” TV show Read More

News: Eurowings launches new Jersey-Hamburg route

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As Eurowings continues to expand its UK network, Europe’s fastest growing airline is adding a Jersey-Hamburg route to its portfolio. The once weekly flight will take off every Sunday as of May 6th, 2018. Read More
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