Blockstream has acquired wallet provider GreenAddress in a move the startup says could impact the development of sidechains. Source: CoinDesk Blockstream Buys Bitcoin Wallet to Boost Sidechains Development
Forty blockchain researchers met in Chicago this week to hash out consensus mechanisms that might be employed by distributed ledgers. Source: CoinDesk Blockchain Researchers Debate Future of Consensus Tech at IBM Event
Coinbase reports it is taking a ‘wait-and-see’ approach in weighing whether it will add support for ether classic to its exchange. Source: CoinDesk Coinbase: 'Longest Chain' Likely to Decide Ethereum Support
A prominent digital currency service reports that institutional investors are expressing a slow but budding interest in Ethereum Classic. Source: CoinDesk Genesis Trading Sees Interest in Classic Ether Market
This is a follow up on the recent episode with Anthony regarding the DAO hack. Anthony discusses Ethereum Classic and the possible integration into the Jaxx wallet.As an addition here’s an extra episode from last Wednesday we talk with a random caller about Bitcoin. https://soundcloud.com/heryptohow/jake-from-alabama-thinks-osama-bin-laden-is-satoshi Jake doesn’t really think Bin Laden is Satoshi it’s just…
In a new opinion piece a former Deloitte consultant asserts the ramifications of ethereum’s hard fork are a case for private blockchains. Source: CoinDesk Has Ethereum's Hard Fork Created a New Kind of Double Spend?