Polkadot Tokens Valued at $75 Pre-Launch in Crypto ‘Futures’ Offering

They don't exist yet, but you can soon buy Polkadot tokens from CoinFLEX via a new mechanism: the initial futures offering (IFO).

How Bitcoin Might Help the World’s Oppressed Sidestep Censorship – in Space

An advocacy group is testing out the idea that the combination of bitcoin and orbital communication can help fight news censorship.

Wala Was Africa’s Perfect Crypto Success Story – Until It Collapsed

Wala went from serving customers in Uganda to shuttering its payments app. Here's what sources say happened.

Coinbase Is in Talks to Launch Its Own Insurance Company

Coinbase is exploring plans to set up its own regulated insurance company with the help of broker Aon, sources told CoinDesk.

Safety Without Silos: Why Businesses Will Learn to Love Public Ethereum

Enterprises are finally realizing that mainnet ethereum is a way to end decades of brittle, balkanized and bespoke system integration, writes John Wolpert.

Billion-Dollar Returns: The Upside of Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

If Libra achieves even modest adoption, the payoff for Facebook and its partners could be in the billions.

Casa Launches Lightning Node Mobile App for Bitcoin Newbies

Casa's new wallet aims to help aspiring cypherpunks graduate from getting their first bitcoin to running their own lightning node.

Russia’s Largest Bank Is Quitting Central Bank’s Blockchain Project

Enterprise blockchain project Masterchain is falling short of expectations – and Russia's largest bank is quitting in frustration.

Monero and Zcash Conferences Showcase Their Differences (And Links)

The future of privacy coins relies on technologists getting the governance setup right. Here's both sides of the zcash debate.

Facebook’s Libra Crypto Code Draws Critiques and Clones

Would-be coders and eager trolls are digging into the early code for Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency.