$7,560: Bitcoin Bulls Fight Back, But Too Early to Call Reversal

Bitcoin’s (BTC) bulls have staged a defense after nearly a month of losses, but a short-term bullish trend reversal is not yet confirmed, the technical charts indicate. As of writing,

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The Auto Industry Is Gearing Up for a Blockchain-Powered Future

We’re all excited for self-driving, even autonomous, cars, and many tout blockchain as the technology needed to make that happen. But while that conversation is an exciting one today, CoinDesk’s

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ICOs Are Setting Capital Free. That’s Revolutionary

In 1913, H.G. Wells wrote “The World Set Free,” a chillingly prescient set of predictions about the development of technology. Published in early 1914, this slim volume called it exactly

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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 of Papa John’s pizzas – took place. At a total cost of 10,000

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HTC Plans to Ship a Blockchain Phone This Year

HTC blazed trails in the late 2000s by bringing a smartphone to market based on the Android operating system. Now it wants to do the same with blockchain. The Taiwanese

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Crypto Self-Governance Touted as Solution to Regulatory ‘Mess’

The question of whether self-regulation will help solve some of the cryptocurrency industry’s problems was on full display Monday during CoinDesk’s Consensus 2018 conference. Part of the problem, according to

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Winklevoss Crypto Exchange Wins Approval to Trade Zcash

The Winklevoss twins’ Gemini digital currency exchange has become the first in New York to receive a license to trade the privacy-focused cryptocurrency zcash. Alongside the news, Gemini announced support for

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FedEx CEO: Adopt New Tech Like Blockchain or Be Disrupted

“Blockchain has the potential to completely revolutionize what’s across the border.” Speaking at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2018 in New York today, Fred Smith, chairman and CEO of the U.S. logistic giant

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Not Just Bitcoin: OpenBazaar Is Gearing Up for a Radical Redesign

OpenBazaar is gearing up for an overhaul. Since startup OB1 launched in 2014 to develop a “bitcoin-powered” online market, the founders have focused almost exclusively on the world’s largest cryptocurrency.

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Another PayPal Co-Founder Is Embracing Blockchain’s ‘Seismic Shift’

Sharing economy startup Origin Protocol has tapped a PayPal co-founder and early YouTube employee as its latest hire. Yu Pan, who is also a former Google employee and the co-founder

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