Peter Ryan

State of Blockchains: Bitcoin (BTC) Fees

| Peter Ryan

Transaction fees make the bitcoin blockchain go round. The miners are compensated for their efforts, not only through inflationary block rewards but…

State of Blockchains: Community Perspectives

| Peter Ryan

Every quarter, CoinDesk Research surfaces the key data, trends, and events with its State of Blockchains reports. As our research efforts evolve and…

CoinDesk Ranks the Top 10 US Blockchain Universities and Colleges

| Peter Ryan

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A New Way to Compare Bitcoin Cash to Bitcoin

| Peter Ryan

Obviously a coin's price matters, but it's only one of several measures of a blockchain's value. Looking at them together gives you a fuller picture.…

Left, Right and Center: Crypto Isn’t Just for Libertarians Anymore

| Peter Ryan

The crypto community is more ideologically diverse than you might think, according to survey results in CoinDesk's Q2 2018 State of Blockchain report.

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Summer Blues or Crypto Moon? Take CoinDesk’s State of Blockchain Survey

| Peter Ryan

This past quarter saw price declines, hacks, regulatory clarity, and many more.

CoinDesk Releases Q1 2018 State of Blockchain Report

| Peter Ryan

From bitcoin futures' impact on spot prices to the rise in hash rate and drop in fees, our latest research report sheds light on a tumultuous Q1.

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Crypto Winter or Spring Revival? Take CoinDesk’s State of Blockchain Survey

| Peter Ryan

A return to normal, rules on the rise, and did you pay the tax, man? Let us know in our latest industry survey.