Archive | August 23, 2017

Robots and Exoskeleton Vests Will Change the Construction Industry

We have seen some impressive developments in robotics these past few years. In particular, mechanized exoskeletons are slowly becoming more common. Some companies now pool together resources to manufacture this technology, which helps shape the future of the construction industry. It is an ambitious project and exoskeletons are still in the early stages of development. At the same […]

Ad Trackers on E-Commerce Sites Can Be Used to Deanonymize Bitcoin Users

Many people assume Bitcoin transactions are anonymous. That is not the case by any means, even though it is possible for users to remain pseudonymous at all times. That being said, initiatives are underway to successfully unmask parties to Bitcoin transactions when needed. It appears a technique is currently deployed on e-commerce websites in the form […]

What Is RuffCT and How Will It Affect Monero?

Achieving anonymity with cryptocurrency is not straightforward at all. It often requires either the involvement of third-party service providers or some advanced technology and cryptography. In the case of Monero, anonymity is mainly provided thanks to the use of Ring Confidential Transactions, or RingCT. It appears the developers are looking for ways to further improve upon […]