They don’t exist yet, but you can soon buy Polkadot tokens from CoinFLEX via a new mechanism: the initial futures offering (IFO).
An advocacy group is testing out the idea that the combination of bitcoin and orbital communication can help fight news censorship.
Wala went from serving customers in Uganda to shuttering its payments app. Here’s what sources say happened.
Coinbase is exploring plans to set up its own regulated insurance company with the help of broker Aon, sources told CoinDesk.
Enterprises are finally realizing that mainnet ethereum is a way to end decades of brittle, balkanized and bespoke system integration, writes John Wolpert.
If Libra achieves even modest adoption, the payoff for Facebook and its partners could be in the billions.
Casa’s new wallet aims to help aspiring cypherpunks graduate from getting their first bitcoin to running their own lightning node.
Enterprise blockchain project Masterchain is falling short of expectations – and Russia’s largest bank is quitting in frustration.
The future of privacy coins relies on technologists getting the governance setup right. Here’s both sides of the zcash debate.
Would-be coders and eager trolls are digging into the early code for Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency.
As with the evolution of music consumption, digitization of securities will have far-reaching effects, writes Ami Ben David of Ownera.
From yachting with Selena Gomez to doling out TaTaTu tokens to movie stars, one producer’s road to Hollywood was paved with ICO excess.
Buried in Facebook’s Libra white paper are two sentences hinting the project’s ambitions go even further than minting a global currency.
This is a post about a lossless DAI lottery called PoolTogether. But it’s really about how Facebook’s Libra project will make money for its big backers.
Bitcoin developer Mark “Murch” Erhardt tells CoinDesk about the most surprising interaction he ever had in his years of running the Bitcoin Stack Exchange. Turns out the crypto world *is* that small!
The SEC should focus more on fraud prevention than if an asset is a security, as fraud can be committed with securities too, argues David Weisberger.
With the goal of boosting adoption, these four projects are building tools that advance privacy on ethereum.
Staking is getting attention for all the wrong reasons, and it’s time to re-examine its role, argues Decred’s Jake Yocom-Piatt.
If bitcoin doesn’t need to worry about competition from Facebook. Who does? You’ve guessed it, the banks.
Cryptocurrency, at scale. That’s Facebook’s vision as laid out in the long-awaited, just-released Libra white paper.