Christine Kim

Christine Kim is a News Reporter for CoinDesk. Email: christine@coindesk.com.

8 Teams Are Sprinting to Build the Next Generation of Ethereum

| Christine Kim

CoinDesk looks at the eight teams across the globe spearheading the push to create ethereum 2.0 – the next iteration of the blockchain network.

ethereum developers

Developers Rally Around Ethereum 1x, A New Roadmap for Faster Scaling

| Christine Kim

Ethereum developers are aggregating efforts to implement ethereum 1x – a new proposed upgrade intended to act as the intermediary bridge to…

Steemit Lays Off 70% of Its Staff, Citing Crypto Bear Market

| Christine Kim

"We've been forced to lay off more than 70% of our organization and begin a restructuring," says Steemit founder Ned Scott.

Nasdaq, VanEck Partner to Launch ‘Crypto 2.0’ Futures Contracts

| Christine Kim

The second largest stock exchange in the world - NASDAQ - is partnering with investment management firm VanEck to bring to market a new generation of…

Cash, bitcoin

Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon

| Christine Kim

It’s been six days since the bitcoin cash split and the ongoing threat of one chain sabotaging the other has yet to materialize.

Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack

| Christine Kim

Bitcoin Cash SV's block reorganization yesterday may have been the result of a stress test, rather than an attack.

rsk, contracts

Bitcoin Smart Contract Startup RSK Unveils New Infrastructure Project

| Christine Kim

RSK Labs is operating under a new banner, with an emphasis on creating a range of open-source protocols for blockchain infrastructure.

bitcoin cash

What We Know About Bitcoin Cash’s Two Rival Blockchains

| Christine Kim

The bitcoin cash blockchain officially split today into two competing networks – but the story seems to be far from over.

Bitcoin Cash Just Split Into Two Blockchains

| Christine Kim

A contentious hard fork on the bitcoin cash blockchain has been activated.

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How to Watch the Bitcoin Cash Fork As It Happens

| Christine Kim

Part system upgrade, part political battle, Thursday's BCH hard fork could get interesting.