Daniel Palmer

One of CoinDesk's longest-tenured contributors, and now one of our news editors, Daniel has authored over 200 stories for the site. When not writing or editing, He likes to paint, play guitar or visit remote places. Daniel, to his regret, holds a very small amount of digital currencies (See: Editorial Policy).

A Built-In Ethereum Wallet Just Got Added to Opera’s Browser

| Daniel Palmer

Opera has announced the public release of its "Web 3-ready" Android web browser featuring an ethereum wallet.

Vitalik Buterin Awarded Honorary Doctorate from University of Basel

| Daniel Palmer

The creator of ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, has just been awarded an honorary doctorate for his work on blockchain innovation.

Bitcoin Mining Giant Holds Flash Sale to Celebrate Price ‘Bottom’

| Daniel Palmer

Bitcoin miner maker Canaan Creative has revealed it is temporarily cutting prices to "celebrate" bitcoin's recent price rise.

Nearly 500 Crypto Startups Bank at Silvergate, IPO Filing Reveals

| Daniel Palmer

The California-based operator of Silvergate Bank has detailed its relationships with the cryptocurrency industry as part of its IPO filing with theā€¦

UK Could Ban Some Crypto Derivatives, Says Financial Watchdog Exec

| Daniel Palmer

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority is considering a ban on some cryptocurrency-based derivatives, a senior executive has said.

Huobi Creates New Committee to Work With China’s Communist Party

| Daniel Palmer

Cryptocurrency exchange operator Huobi Group has set up a Communist Party committee at a Beijing-based subsidiary.

Crypto Exchange-Traded Product to Launch on Swiss Stock Exchange

| Daniel Palmer

The first ever exchange-traded product tracking multiple cryptocurrencies will start trading next week on Switzerland's Six stock exchange.

Erik Voorhees, Salt Lending Being Investigated by SEC, Report Says

| Daniel Palmer

Crypto loans startup Salt and former board member Erik Voorhees are under investigation by the SEC, The Wall Street Journal says.

Victims Sue AT&T, T-Mobile Over ‘SIM Swap’ Crypto Hacks

| Daniel Palmer

A cryptocurrency-focused law firm in the U.S. says it has filed lawsuits against AT&T and T-Mobile on behalf of victims of "SIM swapping" hacks.

Crypto Mining Tech Firm Bitfury Closes $80 Million Funding Round

| Daniel Palmer

Bitfury Group has just closed an $80 million funding round led by venture capital firm Korelya Capital.