Browsing the "Privacy" Tag

Casa-Branded Case Brings Military Tech to Bitcoin Wallet Protection

| Leigh Cuen

Casa has just rolled out radio wave-screening "Faraday bags" as the ultimate cypherpunk accessory for bitcoin hardware wallets.

Coinbase Says It Never Shared ‘Personally Identifiable’ Customer Data

| Leigh Cuen

The Coinbase reputation crisis continues, this time with questions related to how the company plans to use customer data.

Fred Ehrsam

Angry Bitcoin Fans Delete Coinbase Accounts to Protest Neutrino Acquisition

| Leigh Cuen

Upset Coinbase users are closing their accounts after the crypto exchange acquired an analytics startup with a controversial past.

Poelstra, Blockstream

Blockstream Releases Test Code for Proposed Bitcoin Tech Upgrade Schnorr

| Alyssa Hertig

Schnorr signatures are no longer just another idea for improving bitcoin thanks to a new code library from Blockstream.

The Crypto-Surveillance Capitalism Connection

| Michael J Casey

If blockchain is to be a force for good, rather than a vehicle of subjugation, advocates must contend with the backlash against Big Tech.

Google Policy Change Forces Bitcoin Wallet to Remove Security Features

| Christine Kim

Privacy-focused bitcoin wallet Samourai said Google's "extremely restrictive policies" forced exclusion of key security and privacy focused features…

2018: When Privacy and Decentralization Collided

| Guy Zyskind

In an op-ed written exclusively for CoinDesk, Enigma CEO Guy Zyskind says 2019 must be about building decentralized solutions for data privacy.

Mastercard Patent Filing Outlines Way to Anonymize Crypto Transactions

| Nikhilesh De

Payments giant Mastercard claims to have developed a new way of keeping cryptocurrency transactions private using intermediary addresses.

ConsenSys HQ

ConsenSys Backs $2.1 Million Funding Round for Ethereum Privacy Startup

| Anna Baydakova

ConsenSys Labs has led a $2.1 million seed round for AZTEC, a startup working to make ethereum transactions private.

Free Software Messiah Richard Stallman: We Can Do Better Than Bitcoin

| David Floyd

Richard Stallman, founder of the free software movement, is building a privacy-focused cryptographic payments system, but says it's not a…