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Is It Time for a Blockchain Brexit?

| Pindar Wong

The U.K. is on the brink of a previously unthinkable 'hard Brexit' from the European Union. A solution could be found in the capabilities of…

I Got the Mark of the Beast – And It Will Hold My Bitcoin

| Bailey Reutzel

There's a lot of overlap between bitcoiners and body hackers. CoinDesk editor Bailey Reutzel traveled to Austin, Texas to explore that crossroads and…

Bolivars to Bitcoin: Activists Take Down Venezuela’s Maduro in Crypto Art Exhibit

| Bailey Reutzel

As the situation in Venezuela continues to escalate, artist cryptograffiti, crypto exchange AirTM and merchant services provider Cripto Conserje have…

Grin and Beam: A Tale of Two Coins Being Built on Mimblewimble

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Mimblewimble is about to go live – not in one, but in two new cryptocurrency implementations.

WATCH: SEC Chairman Jay Clayton’s Full Consensus: Invest Interview

| Zack Seward

Clayton spoke Tuesday at the CoinDesk-organized event. Here's the full video of his fireside chat.

Below $4K: Bitcoin Price Hits 400-Day Lows

| Sam Ouimet

The price of bitcoin has fallen below $4,000 for the first time since September 26, 2017 and is now down 30 percent in the last 7 days alone.

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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.