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Walmart Wants to Patent a Stablecoin That Looks a Lot Like Facebook Libra

Walmart Wants to Patent a Stablecoin That Looks a Lot Like...

Retail giant Walmart has applied for a cryptocurrency patent that bears some similarities...

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Coders Are Trying to Connect Bitcoin’s Lightning Network to Ethereum

Coders Are Trying to Connect Bitcoin’s Lightning Network...

Blockade Games says it has successfully bridged the two networks by sending a bitcoin...

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Zooko Wilcox Pushes for New Developer Fund to Support Zcash

Zooko Wilcox Pushes for New Developer Fund to Support Zcash

Zcash founder Zooko Wilcox has called for the creation of a new "Dev Fund" to support...

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Bitcoin Lightning Wallets Are Gaining Traction in 2019

Bitcoin Lightning Wallets Are Gaining Traction in 2019

Lightning usage is growing steadily in 2019, with several startups now offering...

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‘Building’ Bitcoin’s Software Just Got a Bit More Trustless

‘Building’ Bitcoin’s Software Just Got a Bit More Trustless

There's a bit less trust now needed when developers compile the software at the...

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Ethereum: What the Next 4 Years Look Like

Ethereum: What the Next 4 Years Look Like

Ethereum celebrated its fourth birthday yesterday. Here's what insiders had to say...

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What the Next 4 Years of Ethereum Look Like

What the Next 4 Years of Ethereum Look Like

Ethereum celebrated its fourth birthday yesterday. Here's what insiders had to say...

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Samsung’s Galaxy S10 Adds Wallet App from Blockchain Phone Rival Pundi X

Samsung’s Galaxy S10 Adds Wallet App from Blockchain Phone...

The blockchain smartphone makers are working together to boost crypto adoption,...

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Multicoin Leads $20 Million Round for Speed-Focused Solana Blockchain

Multicoin Leads $20 Million Round for Speed-Focused Solana...

Claiming it can handle many more transactions per second than existing blockchains,...

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Meet Vitalik Buterin’s Mom. Her Mission Is Inclusion, Not Ethereum

Meet Vitalik Buterin’s Mom. Her Mission Is Inclusion, Not...

Natalia Ameline's nonprofit, CryptoChicks, is spreading the blockchain gospel in...

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Lightning Labs Designs Monitoring Tool for ‘Layer 2’ Bitcoin Network

Lightning Labs Designs Monitoring Tool for ‘Layer 2’ Bitcoin...

The lightning network, seen as the future of bitcoin payments, is now a bit easier...

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MIT Fellow Says Facebook ‘Lifted’ His Ideas for Libra Cryptocurrency

MIT Fellow Says Facebook ‘Lifted’ His Ideas for Libra Cryptocurrency

MIT fellow Alex Lipton claims Facebook borrowed the guts of its Libra project from...

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MIT Fellow Accuses Facebook of ‘Lifting’ His Ideas for Libra Cryptocurrency

MIT Fellow Accuses Facebook of ‘Lifting’ His Ideas for...

MIT fellow Alex Lipton claims Facebook borrowed the guts of its Libra project from...

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Andrew Yang Super PAC Will Accept Lightning-Powered Bitcoin Donations

Andrew Yang Super PAC Will Accept Lightning-Powered Bitcoin...

Supporters of presidential candidate Andrew Yang can now send bitcoin donations...

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What It’s Like to Review Bitcoin’s Code

What It’s Like to Review Bitcoin’s Code

CoinDesk dives deep into the complex process of reviewing code for the Bitcoin Core...

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Coder Proposes Alternative to Bitcoin’s ‘Notoriously Unreliable’ Testnet

Coder Proposes Alternative to Bitcoin’s ‘Notoriously Unreliable’...

Introduced Wednesday, a new proposal called Signet offers a fresh alternative to...