Tag: CoinDesk

Posted in Business News 2

Overstock’s tZERO Lures New Execs from Barclays and IMAX

Announced Wednesday, the company has hired three new senior managers that will turn tZERO’s leadership structure into…

Posted in Business News 2

ConsenSys May Finally Fix Its ‘Chaotic’ Employee Equity Situation

Out of seven current or former ConsenSys employees interviewed by CoinDesk, four said they felt misled about…

Posted in Business News 2

Electrum Wallet Is Adding Support for Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

Electrum’s founder Thomas Voegtlin told CoinDesk from the BIP001 blockchain event in Odessa, Ukraine, that work on the…

Posted in Business News 4

LocalBitcoins Bans Bitcoin Buying in Iran in Blow to Rising Crypto Commerce

The Helsinki-based peer-to-peer exchange has not explicitly said why Iranians are suddenly being cut off from its service,…

Posted in Business News 4

At Blockchain Week, Maturity Is the Motto as Ethereum Organizations Push Toward 2.0 Upgrade

In short, building ethereum 2.0 – the blockchain network’s ambitious reinvention plan – will require maturity. The…

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Bahamas Securities Regulator Proposes Rules for Token Sales

The Securities Commission of the Bahamas has filed a draft of the new bill regulating token offerings…

Posted in Mining

Coinbase Exec Bullish On Crypto Mining, Even Amid Market Slump

The innovative device has garnered so much attention that Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan, a former crypto mining…

Posted in Markets 6

He Paid How Much?! CoinDesk Releases ‘Bitcoin Pizza Day’ Price Tracker

Eight years ago today, the first reported exchange of bitcoin for a consumer product – a pair…

Posted in Bitcoin News 3

Securities Lawyers Say Barry Silbert Tweets Are Red Flags for Regulators

The continuing efforts by Barry Silbert to promote Ethereum Classic (ETC) are again coming into the public…