Category: Governance

Congressional Candidate Hosts Vitalik Buterin, Glen Weyl in Online Forum

New York congressional candidate Jonathan Herzog hosted a live YouTube broadcast with Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin on Monday, along with author and activist Glen Weyl.  Herzog is a Democrat who previously worked on Andrew Yang’s failed yet crypto-savvy presidential...

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University College London Joins Hedera Hashgraph as Council Member, Research Partner

Hedera Hashgraph, the company behind the blockchain-like Hedera network, is adding one of the world’s top universities to its governing council. Hedera announced Wednesday the University College London (UCL) is joining the council to run a node on the...

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Ethereum’s ProgPoW Debate Is About Much More Than Mining

What do we talk about when we talk about progressive proof-of-work (ProgPoW) on Ethereum? On the surface, ProgPoW is a proposed update to the mining algorithm of the world’s second-largest blockchain by market cap that would theoretically favor less...

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Steem Community Mobilizes Popular Vote in Battle With Justin Sun

The Steem community is striking back after an attempted end-around by Tron founder Justin Sun. While CoinDesk has been writing this report, four former Steem blockchain validators (known as “witnesses”) have been voted back onto the council of 20...

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