Browsing the "Mike Hearn" Tag

R3’s Hearn and Brown Say Enterprise Blockchain’s Day of Reckoning Is Here

| Ian Allison

Bitcoin apostate Mike Hearn and his R3 colleague Richard Gendal Brown view the enterprise blockchain game as, if not quite zero-sum, something close.

Beyond Banking: R3’s Expanding Vision for Global Blockchain

| Ian Allison

R3 is now proposing that its DLT platform, known as Corda, could link together a wide range of businesses, not just financial ones, across the globe.

Mike Hearn: Bitcoin Cash Is Repeating Bitcoin’s Mistakes

| David Floyd

Early bitcoin developer Mike Hearn offered new insights into his outlook on the project and its rival implementations in a Reddit AMA Wednesday.

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Is Bitcoin For the Masses or Against the State?

| Bailey Reutzel

CoinDesk contributor Bailey Reutzel argues the communication breakdown in bitcoin reveals the project is no longer making good on its original ideals.

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Mike Hearn: Bitcoin Farewell Post Was No ‘Banker Conspiracy’

| Pete Rizzo

Former bitcoin core developer Mike Hearn has issued a follow-up post in response to his controversial farewell letter to the industry.

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Wells Fargo, ING Among 5 New Banks Partnering With R3

| Pete Rizzo

BNP Paribas, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, ING, MacQuarie and Wells Fargo are the latest financial institutions to partner with R3CEV.

Bitcoin in the Headlines: Fork-load of Drama

| Yessi Bello Perez

Following last week's doom and gloom, this week's news coverage leaves much to be desired for those seeking slightly more uplifting trends.

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Bitcoin ‘Forked’ in Controversial Bid to Resolve Scalability Question

| Grace Caffyn

Two of bitcoin's best-known developers have 'forked' the software in a controversial attempt to resolve its scalability crisis.

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Bitcoin-Powered Crowdfunding App Lighthouse Has Launched

| Stan Higgins

Mike Hearn's decentralized crowdfunding app Lighthouse has officially launched in open beta.

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Mike Hearn: How Bitcoin’s Technology Advanced in 2014

| Mike Hearn

Bitcoin developer Mike Hearn takes a look at how bitcoin's technology has advanced this year and predicts where things will go in 2015.