Setup PAI Coin Full Node with Tor Support

Requirements: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS This HOWTO assumes you will be setting up a seed node with no wallet enabled. It is noted in steps the option to add wallet support if desired. Install dependencies: sudo apt-get install build-essential libtool autotools-dev automake pkg-config libssl-dev libevent-dev bsdmainutils python3 Boost dependencies:

Using Qubes OS for Fun and Profit

Note: This review assumes the reader has a basic understanding of what Qubes OS is and how it works. Please refer to their site for introductory information. I have been using Qubes OS full time for about six months. The design and architecture have intrigued me for much longer than I have been using it. […]

Decentralizing the Internet Is Only the Start to Reclaiming Privacy

There is much backlash going on over Facebook’s revelations of user data being in the hands of Cambridge Analytica and perhaps many more. Not much of a surprise to more technical users who are more familiar with the surveillance economy as it is now known. People for going on decades have given away their digital […]

Anonymous Smart Contract Driven Orgs and Funds

One of the biggest things that first came out of Bitcoin and blockchain was initially Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs).  This concept has evolved with Colored Coins, Counterparty, and Ethereum since then.  Of course there have been (big!) bumps in the road. The Ethereum DAO being seen as securities by the SEC is one good example. […]