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Human Nature versus Cryptography

Do you know how many people think they are smarter than everyone else? 94%. — Or at least this was the case in 1977, where professors said they were above average in relation to their peers. When we rate others, we recognize the circumstances and characteristics that govern other people’s actions but when we think […] Continue reading

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