Zack Seward

Zack Seward is the managing editor in charge of CoinDesk's startup coverage. He was previously the editor-in-chief of Technical.ly, a network focused on local tech communities on the U.S. East Coast. Prior to that, Seward worked as a reporter covering business and technology for a pair of NPR member stations, WHYY in Philadelphia and WXXI in Rochester, New York. Seward originally hails from San Francisco and went to college at the University of Chicago. He worked at the PBS NewsHour in Washington, D.C., before attending Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism.

Cash, bitcoin

Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork

| Zack Seward

Early data suggests that the Bitcoin SV implementation of the bitcoin cash fork may enjoy more hash power than Bitcoin ABC.

IBM Says Blockchain Can Power ‘Open Scientific Research’ in New Patent Filing

| Zack Seward

A patent application from Big Blue hints at a blockchain solution for scientific research.

Colorado Regulators Crack Down on Four More ICOs

| Zack Seward

The state's "ICO Task Force" has now issued 12 cease-and-desist orders since May of this year.

Canadian Bank Opens Deposit Box for Cryptocurrency Firms

| Zack Seward

VersaBank says its VersaVault offers "absolute privacy" when announcing that crypto exchanges and funds can sign up to use the platform on Thursday.