An economist at the Bank for International Settlements has come out in favor of building regulation into blockchain-based financial markets.
Hedera Hashgraph has launched its long-awaited public network, backed by major corporations and promising faster transactions than any blockchain.
Arnaud Le Hors of IBM has been elected chair of the technical steering committee at Hyperledger, succeeding Intel’s Dan Middleton.
Joseph Lubin is to join the governing board at Hyperledger as the firm he founded, ConsenSys, becomes a premier member.
The now-modular blockchain phone from PundiX, in the works for a year now, has been on show at the IFA 2019 event in Berlin.
Payments startup Breez has unveiled a new feature allowing lightning-based bitcoin purchases directly from its mobile app.
Coinbase hired Dan Yoo, a veteran of LinkedIn and Nerdwallet, as its new VP of business and data, replacing Emilie Choi, now the exchange’s COO.
Crypto mining giant Bitmain is launching two new models for its Antminer range, one of which is its most powerful yet.
The National Security Agency’s new Cybersecurity Directorate may be working to develop its own, uncrackable crypto.
The driving firm behind the K-pop movement, SM Entertainment, said it’s planning to launch a cryptocurrency focused on engaging fans with artists.
Telegram is expected to release the code needed to run nodes on its TON blockchain on Sunday, two sources tell CoinDesk. The release will allow developers to test TON nodes in advance of a mainnet launch at the end of October.
New tools and the rise of DeFi have made decentralized autonomous organizations, or DAOs, newly attractive to ethereum’s top developers.
The prototype blockchain marketplace is aimed to support sustainable development and reward landowners for protecting the environment.
Smart contracts could soon get a boost in bitcoin as prominent programmer Pieter Wuille has unveiled a new coding language designed specifically for their use. Posted to the bitcoin developer mailing list Monday, the ‘Miniscript’ language aims to make it easier for programmers to write up “smart contracts” or conditions for spending bitcoins. Programmers Wuille, Andrew […]
The “Big Four” auditing firm has launched a mobile plug-and-play product aimed to help enterprises demo blockchain solutions.
The crypto exchange has announced that it’s launching Venus, a project that will develop “localized” stablecoins around the world.
Ethereum core developers have finalized a list of EIPs for the network’s next system-wide upgrade.
The Australian Securities Exchange has released its 2019 financial report, offering insight into its upcoming distributed ledger settlement system.
The blockchain project that focuses on monetizing social media sites is launching a DAO in its coming hard fork upgrade.
Russia’s capital is seeking a contractor to build an ethereum-based system to host some of the city’s administrative services.