Attorney Client privilege is a core concept of the legal system in the United States. The issue here is not that a law firm "keeps secrets" about its clients. The issue is that excessive taxes, or more importantly in many cases, excessive and burdensome reporting requirements inspire some to "keep secrets". It used to be "Swiss Bank" accounts, now
Day one of last month’s MIT Bitcoin Expo featured a panel discussion on various improvements to Bitcoin that are either currently in the works or already deployed on the network. Participants on the panel were Blockstream mathematician Andrew Poelstra , Blockstream Core Tech Engineer Mark Friedenbach , Lightning Network co-creator Joseph Poo
Those planning on purchasing Mirror's Edge Catalyst for PC can now look over the system requirements. Here's the minimum and recommended system specs posted by EA : Minimum OS: Windows 7 64-Bit (use the latest Service Pack) CPU: Intel i3-3250 / AMD FX-6350. (game equires at least quad-core) RAM: 6GB HDD: 25GB of free space Video: Nvidia GeForce GTX
Bitcoin Core 0.12.1 was released early this morning and the update includes several changes that have huge implications for Bitcoin scalability . The release deploys the first soft fork on the Bitcoin network to use the methodology outlined in BIP 9 (Version Bits), which allows multiple soft forks to take place at the same time.
Bitcoin Core contributor Jonas Schnelli was recently featured in a panel discussion about improvements to Bitcoin at the 2016 MIT Bitcoin Expo . During the Q&A portion of the panel, an audience member asked the participants about the previous presentation by the World Bitcoin Network ’s James D’Angelo in which he articulated the idea
James Collins , the Termeer Professor of Medical Engineering and Science at the MIT Institute for Medical Engineering and Science, professor of biological engineering at MIT, institute member of the Broad Institute at MIT and Harvard, and core founding faculty at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University has bee
Bitcoin Core contributor Peter Todd recently discussed a variety of topics on The Crypto Show . Todd was asked if he is still worried about the possibly negative implications of a controversial hard fork induced by Bitcoin Classic or any other alternative Bitcoin client. said he is still worried about a hard fork due to some larger block size limit
I somewhat agree with the author here. The only solution is using a public permissionless decentralized ledger. Of course replacing fiat with blockchain technology without public permissionless feature will be worthless since they can hide or add the number anything they want. The world of finance with central bank at the core is just a time bomb w
This new gameplay video for Total War: Warhammer provides a first-look at Chaos Warriors as they battle it out with The Empire. Above, you get a look at Chaos units such as the core infantry, Chaos Marauders and Warriors and even the higher-tier Chaos Giant.
A new addition to Bitcoin Core called Opt-In Replace-by-Fee allows transactions to be flagged as replaceable, and actually replaced, until the transaction gets confirmed in the next block. Opt-In RBF is a change to the memory pool and network relay code and gives wallets the option to add a signal to transactions that gives permission for ful