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Webjet Ethereum Pilot Targets Hotel Industry’s ‘Dirty Secret’

Publicly traded online travel service Webjet is in the final stages of turning an internal blockchain pilot into a finished product. Designed to track the inventory of...

Why Project Indy is Using Hybrid DLT to Rethink Digital Identity

The single biggest challenge for digital identity systems has been to create counterparts to the secure physical identifiers we use today. For instance, there has yet...

Bitcoin Miner Canaan Raises $43 Million for Blockchain, AI Push

China-based Canaan Creative, maker of the Avalon bitcoin mining chip series, has raised 300m yuan (roughly $43m) as part of a bid to diversify...

Ethereum’s Double-Edged Sword: Will a Rising Price Hurt Users?

Ethereum supporters have every reason to be elated. Not only has the value of the platform's ether tokens jumped by about 900% since the start of the year, but the...

Qatar’s Commercial Bank is Expanding its Blockchain Remittance Trials

The Commercial Bank of Qatar has announced the completion of testing on a blockchain prototype designed for international remittances. Developed in conjunction with EdgeVerve Systems, a...

Could Litecoin Be the First Major Blockchain With Lightning?

A new test version of the Lightning Network launched today, marking its latest step toward a long-awaited live debut. But, what's most notable about the news...

Behind on Blockchain? Central Banks Are Catching Up Quick

Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis and corporate finance, and a member of CoinDesk's product team. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk...

Defense Giant Lockheed Martin Integrates Blockchain

The largest defense contracting firm in the world has announced plans to leverage blockchain technology in its operations. Revealed last week, Lockheed Martin is now working with...

Crowdfunding Hollywood? Regulation Isn’t Making it Easy for ICO Projects

When first contacting CoinDesk, the team behind a movie called "Braid" had big news to share. Unlike your traditional crowdfunding model, used by the likes...

MimbleWimble: Why Silly Sounding Tech Could Seriously Reform Bitcoin

Catheryne Nicholson is the CEO and founder of BlockCypher, a blockchain web services startup. In this opinion piece, Nicholson speaks out about the dysfunctional state of bitcoin's community...
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