Base64 is one of the most popular encoding formats for representing data. Have some binary data?
Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) is a modern public-key encryption technique famous for being smaller, faster, and more efficient than incumbents.
SHA-2 (Secure Hash Algorithm 2), of which SHA-256 is a part, is one of the most popular hash algorithms around.
Data integrity refers to the accuracy, legitimacy, and consistency of information in a system. When a message is sent, particularly using an untrusted medium, data integrity provides us with confidence that the message wasn’t tampered with.
Crypto has been explosive in 2021. The gains have been even better than the memes! While dancing cat videos are fun, the wise will also take advantage of the various communities as an opportunity to learn more about the technology that supports decentralized money.
Hash functions are used to securely store passwords, find duplicate records, quickly store and retrieve data, among other useful computational tasks.
If you’re new to Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, you may have heard the common phrase not your keys not your coins.
Bitcoin improvement proposal 32 is, in my opinion, one of the most important BIPs we have.
In the wake of the hearings about Facebook’s new Libra blockchain, it is more important than ever that we all understand the difference between trustworthy and trustless apps.