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Amazon Plays Its Own Game With Enterprise Blockchain

| Anna Baydakova

Amazon Web Services, the e-commerce giant’s cloud computing arm, is having its proverbial blockchain cake and eating it, too.

Crypto Is Far From Dead, as These Scaling Projects Show

| Michael J Casey

Far from seeing the death of crypto, we may be entering its most exciting phase, argues Michael J. Casey.

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Humans on the Blockchain: Why Crypto Is the Best Defense Against AI Overlords

| Santiago Siri

The strategic use of blockchains will be essential in enabling humans to become meaningful long-term stakeholders in the future of governance, argues…

This Brazilian Bank Is Using Ethereum to Issue a Stablecoin

| Leigh Cuen

The Brazilian National Social Development Bank is to pilot a stablecoin based on ethereum to combat corruption.

Exchanges, Startups Pick Sides After the Bitcoin Cash ‘Hash War’

| Christine Kim

The so-called "hash war" over the future of bitcoin cash is over and it's up to market forces to decide the fate of its two rival cryptocurrencies.

This Binance Labs-Backed Crypto Startup Wants to Anonymize Everything

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Nym Technologies, a stealth startup sporting a roster of privacy activists and cryptography experts, plans "to anonymize the world."

South Korea’s Kakao Leads $15 Million Raise for Public Blockchain Startup Orbs

| Nikhilesh De

South Korean messaging giant Kakao has led an over-$15 million crypto investment in Israeli-based public blockchain project Orbs.

Blockstack Won’t Need to Sell Bitcoin or Ether to Survive Crypto Winter

| Leigh Cuen

Blockstack limited its access to funds raised last year, so it couldn't spend faster than it gained traction. Now that's paying off.

Ethereum’s Geth Software Upgrades Ahead of January Hard Fork

| Nikhilesh De

Geth has locked ethereum's upcoming Constantinople hard fork into its latest code release.

8 Teams Are Sprinting to Build the Next Generation of Ethereum

| Christine Kim

CoinDesk looks at the eight teams across the globe spearheading the push to create ethereum 2.0 – the next iteration of the blockchain network.