When people talk about worms and the internet in the same sentence, it normally isn’t a positive thing. They mostly refer to malicious computer viruses that infect a host computer and replicate by embedding itself into data and communications such that they are undetectable. Most importantly, due to this replication strategy, a worm is a… Read more
Most have discarded the idea of vanity addresses because we shouldn’t reuse addresses for security and privacy. But it seems there might be some use for the vanity address after all. Let’s go over the former and future utility of bitcoin vanity addresses.
About 30 percent of Africans are aware of Bitcoin but don’t know what it is and how it works. In our previous article, we enlightened them on this peer to peer electronic cash system, and today; we are going to liken some Bitcoin practices to common African monetary practices.