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Why Bigger Might Not Be Better For Bitcoin Scaling
  The block size debate, long one of the defining challenges hanging over bitcoin’s tech community, took an interesting twist late last month. A [...]
How Satoshi Messed Up His Math (and How These Academics Just Fixed It)
  Satoshi Nakamoto’s math doesn’t quite add up. In chapter 11 of the Bitcoin white paper, the pseudonymous author explained that an honest mining [...]
The Next Wave of Ethereum Applications is Almost Here
  While critics have long taken aim at ethereum for a lack of production projects, a new wave of decentralized applications (or ‘dapps’) [...]
Better Bitcoin Privacy, Scalability: Developers Making TumbleBit a Reality
  TumbleBit is probably one of the most promising technological advancements built on top of Bitcoin to date. Not only does it offer one of the best — [...]
Why the Netflix Model is the Future for Enterprise Blockchain
  Matthew Spoke is CEO and founder of enterprise blockchain startup Nuco, and a former team lead for Deloitte’s Rubix platform. In this opinion [...]
Scaling Revisited: What If Bitcoin’s Big ‘Problem’ is Its Great Strength?
  “Maybe it’s not as big a problem as we think it is.” That sentiment, summed up by bitcoin lending startup founder Shawn Owen, was [...]
Where’s Casper? Inside Ethereum’s Race to Reinvent its Blockchain
  If you’ve been following ethereum at all, you’re likely aware the blockchain project has a lot riding on something called ‘proof [...]
Fed Chair Yellen: Blockchain is an ‘Important Technology’
  Blockchain is an “important technology” given its potential impact on the global financial system, Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen [...]
Bitcoin in 2016: The Year Politics Challenged Algorithmic, Apolitical Money
  Eric Lombrozo is a Bitcoin Core developer and CEO of Ciphrex, a software company developing tools and application development platforms for [...]
2016: The Year Zcash Entered Blockchain’s History Books
  Nolan Bauerle is a former researcher and writer for the Canadian Senate Banking Committee, and a member of CoinDesk’s research team. In this [...]