Browsing the "Counterparty" Tag

Blockchain for Journalism: How a Big Funding Idea is Starting Small

| Corin Faife

As print newspapers suffer from the move to digital, and online ad revenues prove an insufficient funding model, could crypto-tokens fill the gap?

Ethereum for the Overwhelmed Layman

| Jacob Eliosoff

Confused about Ethereum? Cryptocurrency investment fund manager Jacob Eliosoff gives his ELI5 overview of the emerging tech.

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Why Symbiont Believes Blockchain Securities Are Wall Street’s Future

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk speaks with Symbiont CEO Mark Smith to learn more about the company's "smart securities" and budding capital markets rivalry with Overstock.


Factom Announces Launch Date for Token Crowdsale

| Pete Rizzo

Factom has announced it will launch its forthcoming crowdsale on 31st March at 15:00 UTC.

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Lead Developers Leave Overstock’s Medici Project

| Pete Rizzo

Overstock has confirmed Counterparty developers Robby Dermody and Evan Wagner are no longer working on its exchange project Medici.

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Crypto 2.0 in 2015: Turning Bitcoin Theory Into Big Business

| Pete Rizzo

While last year saw lots of hype over crypto 2.0 projects in the making, 2015 could be the year they start to deliver.

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Counterparty Ignites Debate With Ethereum Software Integration

| Pete Rizzo

Counterparty caused controversy yesterday when it announced it had ported open-source software from Ethereum.


Crypto 2.0 Roundup: Bits of Bullion, a Foundation for Counterparty and Medici Goes to Washington

| Pete Rizzo

This week's roundup examines the challenges facing Overstock's Medici project and a new way to trade gold with crypto.


Crypto 2.0 Roundup: The Overstock Effect, Counterparty Debates and a Crypto iTunes

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk explores how Overstock's alliance with Counterparty will impact crypto 2.0, and a new platform for music lovers.

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Overstock Hires Counterparty Developers to Build Cryptosecurity Stock Exchange

| Pete Rizzo has hired two developers behind crypto 2.0 protocol provider Counterparty to work on a cryptosecurity platform.