Blockchain Smart Contracts

Blockchain smart contract was presented in 1994 when computer expert Nick Szabo explained the working and importance of smart contracts embedded in the computer codes. When blockchain technology came out in the world, this option was started to look much more viable. With this technology, security and transparency can be ensured.

European Football Championship 2020/2021 and The (Chinese) Advertising

During the 2020 European Football Championship matches, which got postponed to 2021 due to the Corona pandemic, advertisements from many Chinese companies were visible on the advertising boards. That raised wh-questions for many people: Who or what is behind this? Why do Chinese companies advertise in the European Championship?

NFT (Non-Fungible Token)

NFT (non-fungible token) is part of blockchain technology. Almost all world fields have adopted NFTs in recent months, which is the reason for their growing popularity. From the National Basketball Association (NBA) to musicians, artists, and even Twitter’s owner uses NFTs to sell video highlights, digital artwork, and Tweets, respectively. The idea behind NFTs is the same as owning an asset, but in this case, you own digital assets, or you get the feeling of owning a digital asset.

DDoS types – Knowledge and ways to protect yourself from attacks

Anyone who uses the Internet or Internet of Things (IoT) should be aware of the different types of DDoS used by attackers to harm companies or private individuals. Only if you deal with the topic of cybercrime can you actively protect yourself or your company from attacks. In the last article, we explained DoS and DDoS in an easy-to-understand way. In this article, you will learn a bit about methods and get examples that can help you protect yourself from attackers.

DoS and DDoS attacks easily explained

DoS – stands for “Denial of Service” and broadly means that an internet service is not available, even though it should be. You have probably already experienced it yourself: your request on a website gets denied; for example, when buying a ticket for a concert or making an appointment for a Corona vaccination at your local vaccination center. The ticket can’t be bought, or you can’t even access the website. You may try again a little later or turn away from the website completely. At this point, it is common to say: “The servers were down” – and this is the principle of DoS, or in special cases, which we will explain in more detail in a moment, DDoS.

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Blockchain Smart Contracts

Blockchain smart contract was presented in 1994 when computer expert Nick Szabo explained the working and importance of smart contracts embedded in the computer codes. When blockchain technology came out in the world, this option was started to look much more viable. With this technology, security and transparency can be ensured.

European Football Championship 2020/2021 and The (Chinese) Advertising

During the 2020 European Football Championship matches, which got postponed to 2021 due to the Corona pandemic, advertisements from many Chinese companies were visible on the advertising boards. That raised wh-questions for many people: Who or what is behind this? Why do Chinese companies advertise in the European Championship?

NFT (Non-Fungible Token)

NFT (non-fungible token) is part of blockchain technology. Almost all world fields have adopted NFTs in recent months, which is the reason for their growing popularity. From the National Basketball Association (NBA) to musicians, artists, and even Twitter’s owner uses NFTs to sell video highlights, digital artwork, and Tweets, respectively. The idea behind NFTs is the same as owning an asset, but in this case, you own digital assets, or you get the feeling of owning a digital asset.

DDoS types – Knowledge and ways to protect yourself from attacks

Anyone who uses the Internet or Internet of Things (IoT) should be aware of the different types of DDoS used by attackers to harm companies or private individuals. Only if you deal with the topic of cybercrime can you actively protect yourself or your company from attacks. In the last article, we explained DoS and DDoS in an easy-to-understand way. In this article, you will learn a bit about methods and get examples that can help you protect yourself from attackers.

DoS and DDoS attacks easily explained

DoS – stands for “Denial of Service” and broadly means that an internet service is not available, even though it should be. You have probably already experienced it yourself: your request on a website gets denied; for example, when buying a ticket for a concert or making an appointment for a Corona vaccination at your local vaccination center. The ticket can’t be bought, or you can’t even access the website. You may try again a little later or turn away from the website completely. At this point, it is common to say: “The servers were down” – and this is the principle of DoS, or in special cases, which we will explain in more detail in a moment, DDoS.

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