A new proposal specification from Ripple's software developers would allow users to send private transactions to one another using the XRP ledger. In a GitHub submission earlier this week, Ripple engineer Nik Bougalis said he and a group of other Ripple developers had designed a new private...
CoinTracker has partnered with a number of prominent blockchain industry firms, opening up its cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and tax reporting product to more users.The Y Combinator-backed firm built by former Google employees was added by crypto derivatives platform ErisX as service partner on Wednesday. That came alongside five...
Digital custody provider Anchorage has added custodial support for XRP, the company announced in a Thursday blog post.XRP (XRP) is the third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, and is best known as the crypto used by Ripple for cross-border payments. Prior to Thursday, XRP was the only top-three cryptocurrency...
After three weeks of listening, recording and talking bitcoin (BTC) in Africa, podcaster Anita Posch is back in part 3 of her six-part documentary podcast series. Presented in audio and full written transcript below. Listen/subscribe to the CoinDesk Podcast feed for unique perspectives and fresh daily insight with Apple...
Digital custody provider Anchorage has added custodial support for XRP, the company announced in a Thursday blog post.XRP is the third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, and is best known as the crypto used by Ripple for cross-border payments. Prior to Thursday, XRP was the only top-three cryptocurrency not...
Binance just bought the top of the funnel.The largest cryptocurrency exchange by market volume has acquired popular data site CoinMarketCap (CMC) for an undisclosed price, the companies announced Thursday. Binance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao told CoinDesk the deal closed March 31, although a verbal agreement had been reached...
One of the first companies to host a token sale, Factom, has notified creditors that it has entered receivership after an appeal for additional funding fell on deaf ears. " has been notified by the directors of Factom that in a board meeting on 31 March 2020 they...
ViewHistorical data suggests bitcoin could put in a positive performance in the second quarter. Bitcoin is currently trapped in a pennant pattern on the daily chart. A breakout will likely yield a rally toward $8,000. A pennant breakdown would put the bears in a commanding position and open...
In times of crisis, people look to their government – or, at least, they want to. They may not have actual faith in the state’s capacity against a pandemic. But many of us want to believe there's someone with a higher plan. Coronavirus is a test of our faith and...
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is extending the timeline for it to approve or disapprove operations by a security token exchange affiliated with Overstock’s tZERO.In a letter dated April 1, the SEC presumably wasn't joking when it said it was looking for analysis and input on...