14 Banks, 5 Tokens: Fnality’s Expansive Vision for Interbank Blockchains

The Takeaway: With $63.2 million in fresh funding from 14 banks, Fnality is building tokenized versions of five major fiat currencies. The digitized fiat would be fully collateralized by cash held at central banks and is meant to solve the “cash on ledger” problem faced by other financial blockchain projects. The consortium says it is open […]

MPC Explained: The Bold New Vision for Securing Crypto Money

Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively to our subscribers. Advances in cryptography are converging to help developers bring blockchain applications closer to the core decentralizing […]

Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx Decides Not to Delist Bitcoin Satoshi Vision

Major cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced that it decided not to delist bitcoin satoshi vision (BSV) in a series of tweets published on April 16. OKEx is currently ranked first on CoinMarketCap of exchanges by adjusted trading volume, with $1.3 billion in 24 hour volume. Per the announcement, the exchange verified that BSV currently doesn’t meet […]

A Sibling Rivalry to Achieve Satoshi’s Vision – BTCMANAGER

In many ways, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Litecoin (LTC) represent the Cane and Abel of cryptocurrencies.  Satoshi Nakamoto’s Bitcoin, being the father of crypto, birthed two sons: Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash. Ever since their inception, both cryptocurrencies have seen it as their destiny to claim the role of prodigal son and achieve Nakamoto’s true vision […]

Ethereum Foundation Director Sets New Vision for Blockchain Non-Profit

“When the Ethereum Foundation was founded, the Ethereum Foundation was ethereum. People in the Foundation were the ones that were building ethereum. Now, that’s not the case.” That’s Aya Miyaguchi, executive director of the Ethereum Foundation, the non-profit organization founded and dedicated to the continuing development of the world’s second-largest blockchain by total value. Since […]

Bitcoin SV (BSV) Surges 20%, Has Satoshi Found His Vision?

As crypto markets settle down from their epic dump over the weekend things are starting to move once again. Bitcoin itself has done very little but the spawn of its sibling, Bitcoin Cash, is doing very well at the moment. Bitcoin SV is on a roll surging 20% and poised to re-enter the top ten. […]

Reassessing ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ 100 Days after the BCH Divorce

When Bitcoin Cash split into two different blockchains in November 2018, it sent shockwaves through the cryptocurrency space. The resulting blockchains, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin SV (BSV), both made major changes to the original code. But in the aftermath of the hash war, which one comes closest to representing Satoshi’s Vision? Why Did Bitcoin […]

Bad to Worse for Bitcoin Cash SV: “Satoshi’s Vision” Proves Unpopular

It is just over a month since the Bitcoin Cash hard fork that created the Bitcoin Cash SV and Bitcoin Cash ABC implementations and there is a already a very obvious front runner in terms of support. Posting some of biggest gains on an uncharacteristically green day was ABC at just over 33%. Meanwhile, the […]

Honoring Satoshi’s Vision: Toward a Better Crypto User Experience

Op-Ed This post about better crypto UX was written by venture capitalist David Gold. He is the CEO of Dapix, Inc, which launched the Foundation for Interwallet Operability (FIO) and FIO Protocol. *** Satoshi Nakamoto’s Bitcoin whitepaper laid out an intoxicating vision for a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” — free of involvement and interference from […]

BCH Tussle: Bitcoin ABC May Reign Supreme over Craig Wright’s “Satoshi Vision”

To the chagrin of Craig Wright and his camp, it has become increasingly apparent that Jihan Wu, Roger Ver, and their compatriots at Bitcoin ABC have taken a leading position in the Bitcoin Cash “Civil War.” So, after weeks, if not months of trash talking, crypto’s most recent shouting match has begun to come to a screeching […]