Larry's Newsletter - Issue #12

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Hiya readers! I'm back this week after taking last week off to focus on moving. For the past couple y
 

Larry Salibra

February 1 · Issue #13 · View online
The most interesting things I've seen in blockchain, tech, and our decentralizing world as seen from the world's border with China.

Hiya readers! I’m back this week after taking last week off to focus on moving. For the past couple years in Hong Kong, I’ve done the mobile office thing…In 2016, I’m going back to a fixed office. If you stop by Cyberport in Hong Kong, say hi!

Bitcoin/Blockchain
Facebook Shutters Its Parse Developer Platform
Vitalik in Hong Kong on investing in the blockchain
Vitalik Buterin, leader of the Ethereum project, spoke at an event we co-sponsored last week discussing how to computer value from the blockchain economy.
Interestingly, a lot of people who have been involved in Bitcoin and blockchain for a long time feel like despite their investments in the tokens that power these various blockchains, that they’re still missing the boat.
Some interesting tibits from the talk in my tweets from the event.
Privacy
Whatsapp may start sharing user data with Facebook
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NSA Chief Hacker Explains How To Avoid NSA Spying
Google Will Soon Shame All Websites That Are Unencrypted
Jacob Appelbaum: "(Straw) Man in the Middle: A Modest Post-Snowden Proposal" (Video)
Intel’s Software Guard Extensions (SGX) Explained
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