Will Quantum Computing Bust Bitcoin (BTC)? World Economic Forum Analyzes Threat to Cryptography
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Will Quantum Computing Bust Bitcoin (BTC)? World Economic Forum Analyzes Threat to Cryptography

The World Economic Forum says quantum computers have the potential to breach public-key cryptography, which is the mathematical process that helps keep the Bitcoin network secure. At a World Economic Forum Centre for Cybersecurity’s Future Series meeting, cybersecurity experts explain how quantum computing may pose a serious threat to Bitcoin. “The sheer calculating ability of […]

A history of racism led to an implosion of the romance publishing world. Now can it change?
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A history of racism led to an implosion of the romance publishing world. Now can it change?

Part of the Romance Issue of The Highlight, our home for ambitious stories that explain our world. Romance novelist Nana Malone felt like she was back in high school — surrounded by mean girls. It was the summer of 2019, and Malone was attending the national conference for Romance Writers of America, romance publishing’s powerful […]