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An interview with Paul Mockapetris, the creator of the DNS

The domain name system (DNS), often referred to as the phonebook of the Internet, is a fundamental part of the Internet’s infrastructure. Created by Dr. Paul Mockapetris in 1983 while he was working at the University of Southern California’s Information Sciences Institute, it is, of course, that distributed directory whose…
bubmag
June 26, 2020
Blockchain

Bitcoin Is More Stable Than You Think

Despite the constant headlines which label Bitcoin as excessively volatile and unpredictable, it largely remains unweathered by the greater political, economic, and technological fluctuations of our times. The cryptocurrency space as a whole is still viewed as the “wild west” of finance from the outside (quite legitimately I might add).…
bubmag
June 19, 2020
Blockchain

13 Evolving And Emerging Uses For Blockchain Technology

Many consumers may have heard of blockchain technology, especially in relation to cryptocurrency. However, they may not be aware of its full potential and impact across industries. Blockchain has the potential to simplify and add greater security to data management, and since its inception, this technology has quietly been changing…
bubmag
June 10, 2020
Blockchain

Want To Fly? You’ll Need This Blockchain-Backed Health Passport

The Hi+ card could be your (digital health) passport to the world. TDDS To travel internationally shortly you won’t just need a paper passport; you’ll likely need a digital one. This will be a smartphone app—secured by blockchain protocols—that certifies you’re not infected with COVID-19. This is one of the…
bubmag
June 5, 2020
Blockchain

Tech Mahindra signs UN Global Compact Initiative to reduce emissions

New Delhi: Tech Mahindra, a provider of digital transformation, consulting and business reengineering services signed a joint declaration with UN Global Compact urging governments to align their COVID-19 recovery efforts with the latest climate science. Tech Mahindra reaffirms its commitment to achieving net-zero carbon emissions while calling on governments to…
bubmag
June 5, 2020
Blockchain

OCC Seeks Public Comment For Possible U.S. Crypto Regulations

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the U.S. national bank regulator for financial institutions such as Wells Fargo WFC and JPMorgan Chase JPM , issued an ‘Advance Notice of Public Rulemaking’ (ANPR) today that requests comments from the public by August 2, 2020. The Notice is titled the…
bubmag
June 5, 2020
Blockchain

What Do Companies Misunderstand About Cloud Security?

Cloud computing technology and internet of Things concept,Big data and connection technology Getty When firms migrate to the cloud, what cyber resiliency capabilities are commonly misunderstood? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.  Answer by Rebecca Gott, Distinguished Engineer, IBM…
bubmag
June 4, 2020