Shinhan Card has been granted a patent for a blockchain payment system that could reportedly do away with physical credit cards.
An advocacy group is testing out the idea that the combination of bitcoin and orbital communication can help fight news censorship.
Enterprises are finally realizing that mainnet ethereum is a way to end decades of brittle, balkanized and bespoke system integration, writes John Wolpert.
After a review of documentation for the Libra protocol and its planned ecosystem, Steven Sprague believes Facebook left out key security components.
The popular wallet service Electrum is soon to add official support for bitcoin’s lightning network, its founder has told CoinDesk.
Fujitsu Laboratories has unveiled digital identity tech that scores users’ reliability to increase the security of online transactions.
Blockstream has created an “experimental” tool making it easier for users to trade “trustlessly” between tokens on its Liquid sidechain.
Huobi Group is building a “regulator-friendly” public blockchain specifically designed for use cases within decentralized finance.
Enterprise blockchain project Masterchain is falling short of expectations – and Russia’s largest bank is quitting in frustration.
Co-founder Jeff Garzik says the insistence on one currency to one blockchain introduces unnecessary risk for token holders.
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.
The Klaytn blockchain from the fold of messaging app giant Kakao has launched on its mainnet, with a governing body including big enterprises like LG.
ID startup 3Box is spinning out of ethereum incubator ConsenSys with $2.5 million in new funding.
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!
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.
Developers today approved two Ethereum Improvement Proposals for the blockchain’s system-wide upgrade in October.
The NEM blockchain project is launching a development studio to support its move towards a major protocol upgrade later in 2019.
One community member holds plans to execute a “friendly fork” of the ethereum blockchain in two months time.