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Bitcoin clocked fresh 10-month highs earlier today and currently appears on track to post its biggest monthly rise since late 2017.
Elk aims to make it easy to connect hardware devices to blockchains and control electronic components or accept payments.
New York-based users of Coinbase can now trade or store XRP on Coinbase.com or on the crypto exchange's iOS and Android mobile apps.
HTC has added Kyber Network’s liquidity protocol to its blockchain phone, enabling direct swaps between ERC-20 cryptocurrencies.
Apps across the space are putting too much reliance (and data) on blockchains, argued Blockstack CEO Muneeb Ali at Consensus 2019.
Balaji S. Srinivasan is the former CTO of Coinbase, a Board Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and a member of CoinDesk’s advisory board. The following article originally appeared in Consensus Magazine, distributed exclusively to attendees of CoinDesk’s Consensus 2019 event. There’s a certain kind of developer who states that blockchains are just terrible databases. As the […]
A new routing proposal is expected to be merged today into the official “specifications” of lightning, the technology many advocates trumpet as the fix to bitcoin’s long-standing payment problems. Christian Decker, one of the most prolific lightning developers who engineers for the tech startup Blockstream, pointed out that the proposal, which he wrote, is moving on […]
Tether has asked a judge for more leeway to use its cash amid the New York Attorney General's investigation of it and Bitfinex.
The price of bitcoin (BTC) rose above $8,000 after surging more $1200 today alone,
Certain initial exchange offerings (IEOs) may be breaking U.S. securities laws, an SEC official said.
This startup is betting tokens can help incentivize privacy infrastructure across the internet.
Former GOP lawamaker and presidential candidate Ron Paul had some harsh words for Congressman Brad Sherman, who last week called for a ban on crypto purchases in the US.
Multi-million dollar enterprise blockchain startup Kadena announced today it would be launching its own public blockchain network in October.
Casa CTO Jameson Lopp explained how Tor leapfrogs some of the thorny networking hurdles that come with setting up a node.
Bitcoin (BTC) extended its recent gains today, jumping 16 percent to its highest price since July 31, 2018.
Agoric, which is looking to build a smart contract-focused programming language, secured $4 million in backing from Ripple's Xpring, Zcash, and others.
Polymath is partnering with Charles Hoskinson to build a blockchain network specifically designed to support security tokens.
The EEA has published its latest client spec, which simplifies permissioning systems for enterprise blockchains, among other recommendations.
Bakkt announced Monday it would be testing its bitcoin futures products in July.
Payments startup Flexa has released a crypto wallet called SPEDN to help brick-and-mortar retailers accept cryptocurrencies.