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The coronavirus crisis will certainly have lasting impacts, but some measures may prove less harmful than others. While countries like Israel and China implement coronavirus emergency measures that digitally track civilian location data and health records, an entrepreneur in Honduras developed a blockchain-powered equivalent with an acute focus on privacy. The bootstrapped startup Emerge is […]
Brazil’s major financial regulators have unified their intelligence troves under a blockchain-backed sharing system called PIER.
While traditional markets continue to flail, bitcoin and crypto are showing surprising resilience and attracting new audiences.
Bitcoin (BTC) suddenly rallied Thursday after weeks in the doldrums, trading above $7,000 for the first time since March 11.
Thesis has closed a $7.7 million deal by selling its KEEP tokens to some of crypto’s top investors. Its TBTC project could get more bitcoin into DeFi.
Ripple engineer Nik Bougalis has proposed a method of shielding transactions on the XRP ledger.
Crypto is up and a weird lawsuit may be coming to an end. It's CoinDesk's Markets Daily podcast.
The firm has partnered with a number of prominent blockchain industry names including ErisX, Lolli and Casa.
In the third episode of the six-part series about Bitcoin in Africa you will hear from two early bitcoin adopters based in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe.
Anchorage, a digital asset custodian targeting institutional clients, has added support for XRP, offering services for all of the top-3 cryptocurrencies.
"Even though their money generation mechanism is not as strong as Binance, they do have the users," CEO CZ tells CoinDesk. "It’s a very valuable platform.”
The blockchain firm's biggest investor, FastForward, is now its receiver.
Bitcoin has kicked off the historically strong second quarter on a positive note – scoring gains overnight despite losses on Wall Street.
People in blockchain tend not to love government. But they don't want it to be idle in a crisis, a CoinDesk survey suggests.
The commission has extended a comment period on a proposed rule change to clear a regulatory path for the Boston Security Token Exchange, a tZERO-backed platform.
Miracle returns in investing seldom materialize. Beware excessive expectations for the bitcoin halving.
A new Financial Action Task Force report says the U.S. is largely in compliance with its recommendations around digital assets, but still has some "minor deficiencies" in its state and federal framework.
Bitcoin had another down day. How long the cryptocurrency follows stocks, and whether next month’s halving juices its price, remain open questions.
The U.S. patent office has granted Blockstack intellectual property rights around its single sign-on service for dapps.
The American-led global order has been unraveling for 30 years, and COVID-19 may be the blow that changes it once and for all.