Browsing: Privacy & Security

Given the recent revelations about how much data is being tracked and watched by large corporations and governments, people have become increasingly cautious about what information they share. One obvious example of this is sharing credit card details over the internet to buy something. Although we have technology like SSL to secure our browser connections, the data is often retained by the seller and can end up in the hands of hackers who steal it from unsecured databases. The solution to this is to reveal less information and ensure that it is encrypted when you do. Building an improved web atop the latest cryptographic technologies will help ensure us users of the internet are able to keep personal details personal. This section contains the latest news & information about the hot topic of privacy & security that is sure to be part of the web3 experience.


What is decentralization?!


The Internet’s a centralized mess! Is decentralization the answer? Decentralization describes the design of a network that isn’t managed by a central party.

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Metamask: Bringing Ethereum to your Browser


Metamask is a browser extension that allows you to interact with the Ethereum blockchain, all without downloading the entire data-filled blockchain. Our video explains Metamask’s broswer extension’s features, and demos some processes.

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Moving the Chain Spotlight #2: Amber Baldet


Amber Baldet, a J.P. Morgan executive, is heading the development of blockchain-based Quorom. She’s featured in our Moving the Chain series for helping progress blockchain technology & cryptocurrencies. Read more about how here.


Blockchain and Law


Blockchains have a possibility for greatly effecting the field and practice of law. Smart Contracts are ground breaking, because the technology executes the terms, which can eliminate some problems. Watch this video to learn more about how law will be impacted by blockchain technology.

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