Bitcoin Drops $1,000 In Value Amid Market Sell-Off

May 17, 2019
Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has once again come into contact with a greater crypto market sell-off

Yes, You May Need a Blockchain

May 14, 2019
Balaji S. Srinivasan is the former CTO of Coinbase, a Board Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and a member of CoinDesk’s advisory board. The fol

The Big Question at Ethereal Summit NY: Is DeFi Enough for Ethereum?

May 11, 2019
Ethereum’s true believers think the world’s second-largest blockchain can still be all-encompassing. Others think a more-focused path would b

Hackers Steal $40.7 Million in Bitcoin From Crypto Exchange Binance

May 8, 2019
Hackers stole more than 7,000 bitcoin from crypto exchange Binance, the world’s largest by volume, the startup reported Tuesday. Binance anno

NYAG: Bitfinex Should Be Made to Disclose Tether Deal Documents

May 5, 2019
New York prosecutors have struck back at cryptocurrency exchange provider Bitfinex, telling a local court that they believe the company shoul

Square’s Bitcoin Revenue Jumped to $65.5 Million in Q1, Its Highest Ever

May 2, 2019
Payments company Square reported its first-quarter earnings today, revealing strong growth in bitcoin sales through its Cash app. Founded by

A Glimpse of Banking’s Future, Live on the Ethereum Blockchain

Apr 29, 2019
Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT’s Digital Currency Initiati

Bitfinex Covered $850 Million Loss Using Tether Funds, NY Prosecutors Allege

Apr 26, 2019
UPDATE 2:50 UTC April 26: This story has been updated to include a statement from Bitfinex at the end. The New York Attorney General’s office

Coinbase’s Political Action Committee Shuts Down Without Ever Raising a Cent

Apr 23, 2019
Coinbase is moving to shut down its political action committee (PAC) without ever raising a cent. The San Francisco-based crypto exchange fil

Privacy Crypto Monero Celebrates Its 5th Birthday

Apr 20, 2019
One of the most popular cryptocurrencies for privacy protection, monero, celebrated five years of existence this week. Launched in April 2014