CypherPoker 2017

Well that was quick! It seems like I barely had a chance to blink before Christmas trees were staring me in the face and now the year's done. Just as well, I suppose; looking back is useful but looking forward is way more interesting. And with the progress I've been making on CypherPoker there's quite a bit to look forward to! As I mentioned in a [...]

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CypherPoker v2.0, update 5

Guess what ... CypherPoker v2.0 isn't going to be ready by the end of November. I was feeling pretty good with the pace of my progress with the last two posts and then came [...]

CypherPoker v2.0, update 4

In hindsight it's obvious that my mid-month ETA for v2.0 was just too optimistic. At this point I think we're still looking at at least a few weeks more (end of November?), [...]

CypherPoker v2.0, update 3

With a number of new challenges springing up it's looking like that early October completion date for CypherPoker might be a bit optimistic. This is especially true when [...]

CypherPoker v2.0, update 2

Hair has been pulled, nails have been bitten, and tears have been shed - but the next CypherPoker update is now live! You can find the latest, albeit still somewhat [...]

The “death” of Flash and the birth of CypherPoker

I've been reading and hearing about the imminent demise of Adobe's Flash technology for well over a decade now. In among this hullabaloo , and well within his "reality [...]

CypherPoker v2.0, update 1

I'm happy to announce that the first phase of CypherPoker v2.0 updates, namely multi-key/multi-round encryption, has been implemented in the core game code and submitted to [...]

CypherPoker v2.0, here we come!

After lots of pondering, prodding, and poking I'm finally ready to move forward on CypherPoker. With this next version we will see a complete product, ready for wagering [...]

Changing the default gas amount in Browser Solidity

While I was working on the Solidity abitrary-length integer math library, the admittedly hefty contract suddenly stopped working when being published to the local Web3 [...]

A pictorial demonstration of CypherPoker cryptography

A commenter on my last post mentioned that although the explanation of CypherPoker's cryptography was accessible it was altogether too long; a five-year-old's attention span [...]

Explain CypherPoker encryption like I’m 5

I've recently had the opportunity to run over this topic with someone who I'm quite certain isn't 5, mentally or otherwise, so the title isn't meant pejoratively but rather as [...]