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The Sierra Leone Vote: What We Got Wrong

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Recent media coverage overstated a blockchain startup's involvement in the Sierra Leone election. CoinDesk inadvertently contributed to the problem.

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A Note to CoinDesk Readers

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On Tuesday, we had technical difficulties that prevented us from posting for several hours. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Video: Two Bubbles? ShapeShift CEO Talks Crypto Market Prices

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ShapeShift​ CEO Erik Voorhees sits down for a Q&A with CoinDesk on the state of the crypto markets and what's in store for 2018.

Video: $1 Million? Bitcoin Sign Guy on Why It’s Not Too Late to Buy

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The man behind one of the crypto industry's most popular memes speaks out on his philosophy toward cryptocurrency and its future.

Video: Joe Lubin on Building One of Blockchain’s Biggest Startups

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The impact of blockchain may be in the future, but entrepreneur and investor Joe Lubin is blazing a path today. Here's his take on the industry today.

Bitcoin or Bitcoin2x? News & Guides to Navigate November’s Fork

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CoinDesk compiles its explainers and feature articles on Segwit2x ahead of its expected hard fork in mid-November.

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Veteran Observer Tech Reporter Joins CoinDesk Editorial Team

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CoinDesk has added a valuable new member to its U.S. editorial division – veteran Observer reporter Brady Dale.

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Vote for CoinDesk’s Most Influential People in Blockchain 2017

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Who made the biggest impact this year? Complete our "Most Influential" survey for a chance to win a 50 percent discount for Consensus 2018.

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American Banker’s Marc Hochstein Joins CoinDesk as Managing Editor

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CoinDesk is announcing the latest addition to its New York-based editorial team – outgoing American Banker editor-in-chief Marc Hochstein.

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PaymentsSource Veteran Bailey Reutzel Joins CoinDesk as US Editor

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Former PaymentsSource editor and pioneering cryptocurrency journalist Bailey Reutzel is joining CoinDesk's US-based editorial team.