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Hyperledger Bond Trading Platform Goes Open Source
  A bond trading platform built on top of Hyperledger’s Sawtooth Lake distributed ledger was made open source this week, alongside a release of [...]
Bitcoin Unlimited, Hard Fork, New ICOs, Satoshi in London Scene Roundup
  Our own correspondent Nick Ayton, aka the Sage of Shoreditch, reports on the Turing Award winner, HoneyCoin, perspectives of Bitcoin hard fork, new [...]
Blockchain for Tracking and Verifying Prescription Drugs in US
  Blockchain start-up Chronicled, which links the physical and digital worlds with cryptographic identity chips and blockchain technology and recently [...]
Antpool Founder Shares Post Claiming Hardfork Issue Comes Down to Money
  Wu Jihan, founder of Antpool, bitcoin’s biggest pool with around 14 percent of the network’s hardware share, recently shared a post from an unknown [...]
PHILADELPHIA MAN JAILED FOR 17 MONTHS OVER ENCRYPTION OF FILES
  The law, the U.S. Constitution, and the world of technology are locked in a triple threat steel cage match, literally, as a man in Philadelphia has [...]
China, Blockchain & The Holy Grail of Marketplace Lending
  Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis, corporate finance and fund management, and a member of CoinDesk’s product team. The [...]
The Unbanked, Explained
  1.Who are the unbanked? 2.How many unbanked people are there in the world? 3.Why is a high number of unbanked people a problem? 4.Is it possible to [...]
Bitcoin Price Support Weakens in Dip Below $1,200
  After several days of rangebound trading, bitcoin’s price took a tumble today. The digital currency’s price fell to as little as [...]
Japanese Banks are Building a Blockchain Platform for Money Transfer Tests
  The Japanese Bankers Association (JBA), consisting banks both large and small, will unite to conduct tests for core processes such as money [...]
Bank of International Settlements Labels Canada as a “Recession Risk” Amid Local Real Estate Bubble
  The real estate bubble in Canada is of great concern, especially for the central bank of Canada.   Recession can affect any country in the [...]