Blythe Masters

Bitcoin Takes All? Enterprise Blockchains Need Time, Too

Marc Hochstein is the managing editor of CoinDesk and the former editor-in-chief of American Banker. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively to our subscribers. Last week I described how Bitcoin, as a deflationary currency, encourages delayed gratification. Now there’s evidence that Bitcoin’s straight-laced twin, enterprise blockchain technology, requires such an attitude as well. Overshadowed by the Bitcoin price action, the enterprise use case  – and one of its most prominent evangelists – scored a major advance last [...]