Christie

Harkin

Christie Harkin

Christie Harkin is CoinDesk's managing editor of technology. Prior to joining CoinDesk, Christie was the managing editor at Bitcoin Magazine. A graduate of the University of Toronto with a specialist degree in English and Linguistics, she also completed post-degree courses in publishing at Ryerson University. Before diving into Bitcoin and blockchain tech in 2015, Christie was a children's book editor and publisher. She co-founded Clockwise Press where she edited and published the Canadian Children's Book of the Year award winning picture book, Missing Nimama. Christie holds some bitcoin and non-material amounts of other crypto tokens.

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Circle Recommends Against a Digital Dollar, and Ethereum Beacon Chain Suffers Longest ‘Reorg’ in Years

The most valuable crypto stories for Thursday, May 26, 2022.

The most valuable crypto stories for Thursday, May 26, 2022.

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Binance, Sequoia Revealed as Investors Backing Musk’s Twitter Takeover

The most valuable crypto stories for Thursday, May 5, 2022.

The most valuable crypto stories for Thursday, May 5, 2022.

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Wasabi Wallet’s CoinJoin Coordinator to Blacklist Certain Bitcoin Transactions

CoinJoin is an open-source protocol, so restrictions imposed by one centralized service do not spell the end for these group transactions and the bitcoin privacy they protect.

CoinJoin is an open-source protocol, so restrictions imposed by one centralized service do not spell the end for these group transactions and the bitcoin privacy they protect.

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Least Authority Discloses Security Risks in Atomic Wallet

The disclosure is intended to "appropriately warn users without putting them at even greater risk," the security audit company said.

The disclosure is intended to "appropriately warn users without putting them at even greater risk," the security audit company said.

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Most Influential 2021: The Developers Who Wrote Bitcoin’s Taproot Upgrade

With Taproot, Bitcoin has gained a valuable set of tools for developers to integrate new features that will improve privacy, scalability and security.

With Taproot, Bitcoin has gained a valuable set of tools for developers to integrate new features that will improve privacy, scalability and security.

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Locked In: Bitcoin’s Taproot Upgrade Gets Its 90% Mandate

Taproot opens up new possibilities for privacy, multisignature wallets and security as well as scaling.

Taproot opens up new possibilities for privacy, multisignature wallets and security as well as scaling.

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Mt. Gox Rehabilitation Plan Worth Billions in Compensation Approved; Finalization to Follow

Creditors should be able to register to receive their funds once the plan is finalized next month.

Creditors should be able to register to receive their funds once the plan is finalized next month.

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Altair Upgrade Set to Activate on Ethereum Mainnet This Month

The upgrade represents a “low stakes warm-up” to prepare Beacon Chain developers and client teams for the coming Merge.

The upgrade represents a “low stakes warm-up” to prepare Beacon Chain developers and client teams for the coming Merge.

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¿Quieres minar bitcoin en casa? Compass Mining ahora vende ASICs individuales

“Estamos asistiendo a un renacimiento de la minería doméstica”, afirma Thomas Heller, de Compass.

“Estamos asistiendo a un renacimiento de la minería doméstica”, afirma Thomas Heller, de Compass.

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