Posts Tagged Technica


Bitcoin: Seven questions you were too embarrassed to ask – Ars Technica

Ars Technica Bitcoin: Seven questions you were too embarrassed to askArs TechnicaAnd no, those physical "bitcoins" you see in a lot of pictures aren't what a bitcoin "really" looks like. Bitcoins are just entries in the Bitcoin blockchain. If you own some bitcoins, that means you have some cryptographic private keys stored on your …BBC […]

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Hacking Team broke Bitcoin secrecy by targeting crucial wallet file – Ars Technica

Ars Technica Hacking Team broke Bitcoin secrecy by targeting crucial wallet fileArs TechnicaBack in January 2014, Hacking Team internally announced a new feature as part of its version 9.2 upgrade to its Remote Control System suite, and the new iteration would include a way to "track cryptocurrencies, such as BitCoin [sic], and all the …and […]

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Jihadist US teen faces prison for blog, tweets about encryption and Bitcoin – Ars Technica (blog)

Ars Technica (blog) Jihadist US teen faces prison for blog, tweets about encryption and BitcoinArs Technica (blog)A 17-year-old Virginia teen faces up to 15 years in prison for blog and Twitter posts about encryption and Bitcoin that were geared at assisting ISIL, which the US has designated as a terror organization. The teen, Ali Shukri […]

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