Larry Sanger, Wikipedia Co-Founder, tells everyone to stop using Chrome, and start using Brave.

Larry Sanger, Wikipedia Co-Founder, tells everyone to stop using Chrome, and start using Brave. https://larrysanger.org/2019/01/how-im-locking-down-my-cyber-life/ “Stop using Chrome. (Done.) Google collects massive amounts of information from us via their browser. The good news is that you don’t have to use it, if you’re one of the 62% of the people who do. I’ve been using Firefox; but I haven’t been happy about that. The Mozilla organization, which manages the browser, is evidently dominated by the Silicon Valley left; they forced out Brendan Eich, one of the creators of Firefox and…

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The next #Bitcoin halvening is in 433 days. 1,800 new #Coins are currently mined every day. That will be cut to 900, creating a 1.8% inflation rate. Why does it matter? It marks the date when #Bitcoin becomes less inflationary than central #banks annual rate target of 2%.

The next bitcoin halvening is in 433 days. 1,800 new coins are currently mined every day. That will be cut to 900, creating a 1.8% inflation rate. Why does it matter? It marks the date when bitcoin becomes less inflationary than central banks annual rate target of 2%. submitted by /u/Smilinmong [link] [comments] top scoring links : CryptoCurrency The official source for CryptoCurrency News, Discussion & Analysis.

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decrypt aes-256-gcm if key and ciphertext are known, but tag and IV are missing

decrypt aes-256-gcm if key and ciphertext are known, but tag and IV are missing Hi folks, First, apologies if this is the wrong forum, I’ve been Googling like crazy for this and am desperately hoping for any help. ​ In some work with a client, I developed a a file encryption system using aes-256-gcm in NodeJs (https://nodejs.org/api/crypto.html#crypto_crypto_createcipheriv_algorithm_key_iv_options). ​ I made the mistake of thinking that it’d be cleanest to store the ciphertext on disk, and the tag and IV is a separate metadata database. Lo and behold, the program ended…

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What’s the point of having a sub that’s this heavily manipulated and largely devoid of basic thought?

What’s the point of having a sub that’s this heavily manipulated and largely devoid of basic thought? Anything that even seems slightly against crypto / isn’t moon lambos gets downvoted to oblivion very rapidly even in posts with 0 comments while some idiot who can’t calculate Vol and puts out misleading tweets gets upvoted to the front page? It’s completely embarrassing that the crypto community on Reddit is this brainless and afraid of facts and logic. This community used to be a place to debate and exchange ideas and learn…

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