A group of old-school security researchers have raised funds to build a better smart contracting language. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/new-startup-zooko-naval-betting-better-crypto-contracts/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Cornell University professor Emin Gun Sirer announced a new family of consensus protocols at Token Summit on Thursday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/emin-gun-sirer-unveils-simple-yet-powerful-consensus-protocol/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Parity Technologies and Web3 Foundation have launched the first proof-of-concept of their blockchain interoperability protocol, Polkadot. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/internet-blockchains-project-polkadot-launches-first-proof-concept/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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The long-anticipated launch of Streamr’s real-time data platform was accompanied by two high-profile partnership announcements. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/streamr-announces-partnership-with-nokia-osisoft/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance announced the release of a common technical specification at Consensus 2018 on Wednesday. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/enterprise-ethereum-alliance-unveils-common-blockchain-standards/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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A pioneer of public-key cryptography said the blockchain boom represents a “resurgence” of the work he helped start in the 1970s. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/whitfield-diffie-talks-cryptography-resurgence-blockchain/. …

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Ex-JPMorgan blockchain lead Amber Baldet has finally revealed her new startup, a decentralized application store. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/amber-baldets-new-startup-is-a-dapp-store-for-enterprise-blockchain/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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From miner adoption to a lightning-like network to new partners, RSK, which developed the bitcoin smart contracts sidechain, is building momentum. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/first-bitcoin-smart-contracts-sidechain-now-secured-1-10-miners/. …

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A scientific institution overseen by China has announced that it will produce monthly assessments of blockchain projects. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/china-backed-researchers-to-rank-the-worlds-blockchains/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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China’s social messaging giant WeChat has halted a third-party blockchain mini-tool running inside the application, citing a violation of rules.  This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/messaging-giant-wechat-suspends-third-party-blockchain-app/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin has issued new details on his vision for proof-of-stake, ethereum’s coming consensus change. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/the-economics-of-ethereums-coming-consensus-change-are-taking-shape/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Blockchain startup Dovu created a pilot program with auto giant BMW to encourage drivers to track their own mileage. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-startup-tracks-vehicle-mileage-with-bmw/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Microsoft announced a new “scaffolding” toolkit through its Azure Blockchain Workbench, which can help developers quickly build applications. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/microsoft-unveils-new-blockchain-developer-tools-azure/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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NBA star Stephen Curry is launching the first celebrity-branded CryptoKitty, with two more on the way. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/nba-superstar-steph-curry-now-first-celebrity-cryptokitty/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto…

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Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin posted the proof-of-concept for adding sharding to ethereum’s current mainnet. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/vitalik-releases-partial-proof-concept-ethereum-sharding-tech/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and…

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Defending cryptocurrencies against the centralizing forces of ASIC mining chips requires more than coding fixes; human governance is also critical. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-code-defend-against-asic-mining-threat/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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A Mastercard patent application outlines how nodes could be quickly added to a blockchain. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/mastercard-seeks-patent-fast-track-blockchain-navigation/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and…

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The Australian Securities Exchange provided an update on its plans to replace its settlement and clearing system with blockchain technology. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/australian-securities-exchange-eyes-end-2020-dlt-rollout/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Giving up full decentralization could solve many of blockchain’s existing problems, says Yao Qian, research director at China’s central bank. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/pboc-research-lead-touts-hybrid-approach-to-blockchain-decentralization/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Sony believes a blockchain can be used as a digital rights management solution by storing ownership information. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/sony-eyes-blockchain-use-for-digital-rights-data/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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A Cisco patent suggests that internet customers would be able to create a distributed mining pool through a proprietary cloud application. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cisco-suggests-distributed-cloud-mining-application-in-new-patent/. …

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