The second largest mobile carrier in South Korea has launched its own blockchain network and aims to apply the tech across several sectors.
A group of Japanese financial services and technology companies have formed a new blockchain research initiative.
In this year-end special, we look back at the 14 bitcoin and blockchain news stories that made the most impact during 2015.
Digital currencies are still relatively unknown in Japan. This week, one of the country's pioneering VC firms aims to change that.
The Silicon Valley division of global telecommunications giant Orange is planning to invest in the bitcoin space.
While the bitcoin price may have taken a beating recently, it appears to be bouncing back, having crossed the $250 and $300 mark in quick succession.
Coinbase is set to launch a US bitcoin exchange already approved by 50% of state regulators on Monday.
Following Coinbase's record $75m round yesterday, CoinDesk looks back at the previous largest investments in the bitcoin space.
CoinDesk takes a look at how Coinbase's investors are framing their participation in today's record-setting fundraising.
Coinbase has raised $75m from investors including the New York Stock Exchange, USAA, BBVA and telcom giant DoCoMo.