More than 3 million people (three times previous estimates) are estimated to be actively using cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, finds the first global cryptocurrency benchmarking study by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance.
Last month, Microsoft released “Future Visions,” an anthology of short stories written by some of today’s top science fiction writers based in part on the writers’ access to Microsoft researchers and their labs. The eBook is available for free from … Continue reading →
It is one the oldest mathematical problems in the world. Several centuries ago, the twin primes conjecture was formulated. As its name indicates, this hypothesis, which many science historians have attributed to the Greek mathematician Euclid, deals with prime numbers, … Continue reading →
Patented cryptography invention enables unlimited analysis of encrypted data ARMONK, N.Y. – 23 Dec 2013: IBM inventors have received a patent for a breakthrough data encryption technique that is expected to further data privacy and strengthen cloud computing security. The … Continue reading →
US Cyber Challenge puts UD student on fast track to outwitting hackers “Cryptography enables you to send secret code and hide information within a network to keep it secure,” Billy Bednar, a University of Delaware senior, told U.S. Sen. Tom … Continue reading →
New research lab will focus on computational and experimental social science, algorithmic economics, and machine learning, along with information retrieval. NEW YORK CITY – In the two decades since the formation of Microsoft Research, the organization has grown from its … Continue reading →