Fresh from meeting legendary cryptographer Phil Zimmermann, hacktivist and early bitcoin adopter Amir Taaki reflects on the PGP inventor’s legacy. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/code-is-speech-amir-taaki-on-cryptos-debt-to-phil-zimmerman/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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U.S. Secret Service are looking at privacy-centered cryptocurrencies. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-official-says-congressional-attention-needed-privacy-cryptos/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and Information.

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An official for the U.S. Secret Service has called on Congress to consider legislative action over privacy-enhancing cryptocurrencies. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/secret-service-calls-for-congressional-attention-on-privacy-cryptos/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Smart contracts project Enigma will use Intel tech to help secure one of the first public blockchains utilizing privacy-preserving “secret contracts.” This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/intel-test-enigma-protocols-privacy-preserving-smart-contracts/. …

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Blockstream researcher Andrew Poelstra’s efforts to create a more private bitcoin aren’t about extremes, but about protecting the everyman. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/one-mathematicians-mission-boost-bitcoins-privacy-soon/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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As grin inches toward launch, the team is incorporating three bold scalability and privacy technologies originally created for bitcoin. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/upcoming-cryptocurrency-trialling-trio-bitcoin-tech-advances/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Lead scientists behind privacy tech zk-starks have started a business providing the solution to blockchains in exchange for tokens. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/starkware-6million-startup-funding-zkstarks/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Has Pornhub’s decision to accept payments in verge’s XVG token boosted the prospects of other privacy-focused cryptocurrencies? This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-privacy-tokens-see-price-lift-on-pornhub-deal/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Marc Hochstein is the managing editor of CoinDesk and a former editor in chief of American Banker. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively…

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