Smart Contracts for Bitcoin? Lightning’s Tadge Dryja Is Working on It
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Smart Contracts for Bitcoin? Lightning’s Tadge Dryja Is Working on It

In the race to build public blockchains empowered with self-executing code, at least two competing philosophies…

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Bitcoin’s Price Surge is Making Hobby Mining Profitable Again
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Bitcoin’s Price Surge is Making Hobby Mining Profitable Again

Roque Solis never imagined the bitcoin mining equipment he bought in February would have already paid…

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A Former Politico Editor Is Using Ethereum to Help Fix Journalism
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A Former Politico Editor Is Using Ethereum to Help Fix Journalism

When Tom McGeveran left Politico earlier this year, he had no idea he would end…

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Tame the Whales? Developer Nick Johnson Thinks He Can Fix ICOs
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Tame the Whales? Developer Nick Johnson Thinks He Can Fix ICOs

Now that initial coin offerings (ICOs) are launching almost daily on the ethereum blockchain, “whales”…

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A Cypherpunk Dream: Blockstream Developer Departs to Build Bitcoin Web
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A Cypherpunk Dream: Blockstream Developer Departs to Build Bitcoin Web

“Combined with emerging information markets, cryptoanarchy will create a liquid market for any and all…

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Pot-Friendly Bitcoin Startup Raises $1.5 Million
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Pot-Friendly Bitcoin Startup Raises $1.5 Million

POSaBIT, a Seattle-based digital currency payments startup with a focus on serving legal cannabis outlets,…

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Europe’s Second Largest Port Launches Blockchain Logistics Pilot
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Europe’s Second Largest Port Launches Blockchain Logistics Pilot

The second largest port in Europe by container capacity is now running a pilot blockchain…

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World Economic Forum Publishes Blockchain Governance Taxonomy
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World Economic Forum Publishes Blockchain Governance Taxonomy

he World Economic Forum has published a detailed white paper arguing that blockchain stakeholders should…

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Analyzing Ether: A Bitcoin Investor’s Skeptical Take
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Analyzing Ether: A Bitcoin Investor’s Skeptical Take

Features  •  Regulation  •  Markets  •  Initial Coin Offerings  •  Bitcoin  •  Ethereum  •  Markets News 265 64 10 ‘P4man’ is an active bitcoin miner and investor…

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EOS: Unpacking the Big Promises Behind a Possible Blockchain Contender
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EOS: Unpacking the Big Promises Behind a Possible Blockchain Contender

It’s no secret blockchain is a land of extraordinary claims. Complicating matters, though, is even…

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OneCoin ‘License’ is a Fake, Says Vietnamese Government
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OneCoin ‘License’ is a Fake, Says Vietnamese Government

The government of Vietnam is speaking out after promoters of OneCoin – a digital currency…

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Banking and Blockchain: Why We Need an AML/KYC Safe Harbor
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Banking and Blockchain: Why We Need an AML/KYC Safe Harbor

Steven Hopkins is chief operating officer and general counsel of Medici Ventures, an Overstock subsidiary…

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R3’s DLT Software Corda Enters Public Beta
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R3’s DLT Software Corda Enters Public Beta

Distributed ledger startup R3 has announced a significant milestone for its signature Corda platform. According to…

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Hyperledger Releases Beta Version of Fabric Blockchain
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Hyperledger Releases Beta Version of Fabric Blockchain

One of the main blockchain initiatives within the Linux Foundation-led Hyperledger project has passed a key…

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Bitcoin, Ethereum and a New Direction for Cryptocurrency Investment
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Bitcoin, Ethereum and a New Direction for Cryptocurrency Investment

Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis and corporate finance, and a member…

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