Crypto Pioneer David Chaum Says He’s Built a Better Bitcoin

By Anonymous

A new platform, called Elixxir, promises to improve on bitcoin’s speed by processing thousands of transactions a second

The godfather of the cryptocurrency movement is back with a plan to address bitcoin’s biggest shortcoming: speed.

David Chaum, who built his own digital currency more than a decade before bitcoin was introduced, is unveiling a new platform that he claims would allow digital cash to be traded almost as quickly as physical cash.

Mr. Chaum is...