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A DeFi professional describes life under quarantine in COVID-19's epicenter. When the next crisis comes, he says, blockchain tech will be ready to help.
The DEX revealed the hack 18 hours after it suspended trading.
Bitcoin Cash, the blockchain network that forked off Bitcoin in 2017, has just reduced its mining rewards by half, causing lots of miners to have nearly zero gross margin.
As central banks around the world inject trillions into the global economy, investors are looking at bitcoin and its "halving" as a hedge against inflation.
While some expect today's reward cut for BCH miners to belong-term bullish for prices, analysts suggest otherwise.
The $7.7 million round from Madrona Venture Group and others will help Sila bring bespoke stablecoins to fintech entrepreneurs.
DeFi may actually grow during the coronavirus crisis. TD Ameritrade, Cumberland, CMT Digital, DV Trading and Jump Trading are hoping to facilitate.
Bitcoin Association Switzerland is partnering with the Tezos Foundation and others to create tzBTC, a bitcoin-pegged token meant to power DeFi applications on Tezos.
The blockchain-friendly online retailer is planning to distribute its long-delayed digital asset shareholder dividend on May 19.
In the fallout from a massive hack of the New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange, users at last have a little good news.
The Australian firm is breaking into the European market with a new partnership that enhances the tracking and certification of green energy.
The event is a foreshadowing of the same process happening on a larger scale on the BTC blockchain next month.
Bitcoin trended higher along with many traditional markets Tuesday before changing direction and falling as U.S. stock trading closed.
A new hack called a SurfingAttack uses ultrasonic guided waves to communicate with a device through the voice assistant.
Epsilon Theory's Ben Hunt and NLW discuss why markets are rallying as we enter what promises to be the deadliest week of the virus in the US yet.
Microsoft is throwing its weight behind the Blockchain for Social Impact Coalition (BSIC) incubator, a six-week hackathon focused on green energy.
As cryptocurrency markets crashed hard in March, bid-ask spreads on major exchanges widened dramatically, according to a report by market maker B2C2.
A virtual conference is being organized by a bevy of base-layer protocols – the Web3 Foundation, Near, Cosmos, Tezos, Protocol Labs and Polkadot.
A shakeout is coming in crypto venture capital and entrepreneurs should react with a new plan, says our columnist.
Crypto beats traditional markets while a COVID-19 vaccine enters human trials. It's CoinDesk's Markets Daily podcast.