The microblog: 2015.06.14 01:41:48

2015.06.14 01:41:48 (609868300755972096) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

If NIST is planning to spend more than 5 years choosing new curves then the GLV patents will expire and FourQ becomes an interesting option.

2015.06.14 01:54:54 (609871598279987200) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

FourQ looks like nice research, less arith than Kummer. But K vectorizes better and apparently MS is still unable to beat it on Haswell etc.