Could Donald Trump Ban Bitcoin?

by Noelle Acheson
Moon, footprint

Diana, a Blockchain ‘Lunar Registry,’ Attempts to Tokenize the Moon

| Daniel Kuhn

The cadastral map will offer a chance for everyone to claim a stake in the moon before Jeff Bezos claims it.

Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

| Leigh Cuen

The former head of a ConsenSys-incubated startup filed paperwork to sue the venture studio and its founder, Joe Lubin.

KPMG building

Global Accounting Firm KPMG Partners with Microsoft, R3 on Telecoms Blockchain

| Daniel Kuhn

KPMG is piloting a way to handle massive amounts of telecom data prior to the full implementation of 5G service. They're trying blockchain.

R3 Taps Software Sales Vet to ‘Evangelize’ Paid Version of Corda

| Ian Allison

R3 has hired software sales pro Cathy Minter as chief revenue officer to grow the user base for its paid DLT product, Corda Enterprise.

Ex-CEO of Crypto Exchange WEX Arrested In Italy

| Anna Baydakova

Dmitri Vasilev, the former CEO of now-defunct crypto exchange WEX, has reportedly been arrested in Italy.

Someone Is Trying to Trademark ‘Samsung Coin.’ It’s Not Samsung

| Wolfie Zhao

Someone in South Korea appears to be trying to take advantage of Samsung's blockchain efforts by nabbing the "Samsung Coin" trademark.

UK Thieves Burgle Bitcoin Center, Find Zilch

| John Biggs

A bold maneuver in the dark nets a group of wannabe crypto thieves in Birmingham, U.K., very little.

Binance Jersey Lists Exchange’s New UK Pound-Backed Stablecoin

| Daniel Palmer

The Jersey arm of Binance has listed the cryptocurrency exchange's own British pound-backed stablecoin, BGBP.

What It’s Like to Review Bitcoin’s Code

| Alyssa Hertig

CoinDesk dives deep into the complex process of reviewing code for the Bitcoin Core software.

Short of Target: Bitcoin’s $1K Rally Leaves Bear Bias Intact

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin (BTC) has rallied sharply in the last 24 hours, but the bulls must still beat key resistance just over $11,000.