Pete Rizzo

Pete Rizzo is Editor for CoinDesk, the global leader in blockchain news, where he oversees production of both the daily news website, CoinDesk.com, and CoinDesk Research, its monthly report offerings. He was previously an Editor at payments news source PYMNTS.com. He has authored more than 1,000 stories for CoinDesk. Pete is an investor in bitcoin and ether and holds value in ZRX and RDN (See: Editorial Policy). Follow Pete: @pete_rizzo_ Email Pete: pete@coindesk.com.

Bitcoin Is… Bitcoin Just Is What?

| Pete Rizzo

What is bitcoin? 40 experts show that 10 years later, it's still a question with a variety of answers.

Inside the Museum of Bitcoin: An Interactive Tour of Crypto History

| Pete Rizzo

We took a tour of the Museum of Bitcoin, a pop-up installation at The North American Bitcoin Conference 2019. It was a trip down memory lane.

Winklevoss Ordered to Pay $45K Worth of Charlie Shrem’s Legal Fees

| Pete Rizzo

The court filing is the latest in a high-profile lawsuit that has pitted three high-profile cryptocurrency industry personalities against each other.

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Kraken Acquires Futures Startup In Deal Worth At Least $100 Million

| Pete Rizzo

Kraken has inked a “nine-figure" deal that now makes it the only crypto exchange to offer regulated futures trading in Europe.

McCaleb’s Comeback: Breakups, Breakdowns and Stellar’s Big Break-Out

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk profiles Jed McCaleb, the early cryptocurrency evangelist who created Stellar, now the world's sixth-largest coin by market cap.

A Psychic Visit with Nouriel Roubini: The Mother and Father of All Crypto Skeptics

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk profiles Nouriel Roubini, the NYU professor who won't buy the crypto hype – no matter what the price or the market says.

CoinDesk’s Most Influential in Crypto 2018

| Pete Rizzo

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C-Suite Departure: Coinbase’s Chief Product Officer Has Left the Startup

| Pete Rizzo and Zack Seward

Coinbase's chief product officer, Jeremy Henrickson, left the crypto exchange in early November after more than two years of scaling the company's…

Tutorial: How to Use CoinDesk’s Crypto-Economics Explorer

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk's Crypto-Economics Explorer is our innovative new data tool that brings together a host of data types. Here's how to make the most of it.

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Bitcoin Takes a Step Toward Becoming a ‘Multi-Network’ Cryptocurrency

| Pete Rizzo

A long-in-the-works proposal heralded as the best way to bring sidechains to bitcoin has released its first code after three years in development.