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Bitcoin Veteran Jameson Lopp Named CTO of Crypto Startup Casa

| Leigh Cuen

Casa has boosted Jameson Lopp to CTO eight months after he joined the crypto custody solutions startup as an infrastructure engineer.

Planting Bitcoin Part Four: Gardening

| Dan Held

Once Satoshi's design for Bitcoin's genetic code was planted, it became time to nurture its development as a wholly new form of money.

Data Shows Millions Leaving Crypto Wallets Tied to Long-Troubled Exchange

| Anna Baydakova

Binance has frozen accounts that received more than 93,000 ether (over $18.9 million) from wallets indirectly linked to troubled Russian exchange WEX.

Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work Can Be Made More Efficient, IBM Research Claims

| Ian Allison

Scientists from IBM Research claim they've found a way to reshape blockchain architectures for energy-constrained internet of things devices.

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Bitcoin’s Next Big Software Upgrade to Feature New Language for Crypto Keys

| Alyssa Hertig

A new version of Bitcoin Core is coming, including a new key language and more. CoinDesk assembles the earliest and most interesting details.

Meet Honeyminer: The App That Lets You Earn Bitcoin With a Laptop Again

| Leigh Cuen

Honeyminer's downloadable app isn't the most profitable way to mine cryptocurrency, but it may be one of the easiest methods to date.

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Bitcoin’s Biggest Startups Are Backing a New Effort to Keep Fees Low

| Alyssa Hertig

A project called Bitcoin Optech is launching to ensure companies like Coinbase and Square know the best technologies out there to reduce user fees.

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How Hodl Hodl Is Building a Real Business With Bitcoin Smart Contracts

| Leigh Cuen

In an era where many startups are taking more complex transactions to other blockchains, Hodl Hodl is focused on making them work on bitcoin.

Maximalist for Hire: Bitcoin Believer Pierre Rochard Starts Advisory Firm

| Leigh Cuen

While other blockchain experts are starting multi-coin hedge funds or consulting for ICOs, Pierre Rochard is advising investors on bitcoin, period.

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Bitcoin Dust: What It Is and Why You Should Get Rid of It

| Alyssa Hertig

It's time to get rid of your bitcoin "dust," some developers argue. CoinDesk explains why.

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Bitcoin Dust: What It Is and Why You Should Get Rid of It

| Alyssa Hertig

It's time to get rid of your bitcoin "dust," some developers argue. CoinDesk explains why.