Blockchain

The myths associated with Blockchain. Demisting few.

Blockchain is the most talked about technology amongst the Fintech leaders. It is gaining traction amongst businesses and organ...
November 26, 2020
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Blockchain in 2021 is a tale of two speeds

The pandemic amplified trends that were already underway – and so 2020 has been a year of reckoning for distributed ledger tech...
November 26, 2020
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Blockchain to monitor the COVID-19 vaccine supply chain

A unique challenge The key difference between the two vaccines, from pharma companies Moderna and Pfizer, is the conditions in ...
November 26, 2020
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Big banks take baby steps toward commercializing blockchain

Much of Italy’s banking sector now uses Spunta, a blockchain network based on technology from New York-based firm R3. JPMorgan ...
November 26, 2020
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How Airlines Can Save Millions with Blockchain

We do not have one industry where blockchain technology has not crawled its way into, but the question remains: is the aviation...
November 26, 2020
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Beyond the Data: Is Blockchain the Answer to Improving Global Health?

The pharma industry has long been riddled with data accuracy, privacy and transparency issues affecting clinical trials, supply...
November 26, 2020
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Skuchain and Mitsubishi Launch Blockchain Platform ECO for Metals and Mining

Skuchain, a US-based blockchain company, has collaborated with Mitsubishi Corporation RtM Japan, the metals and mining trading ...
August 13, 2020
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Ubitquity Signs a Deal to Build Out Blockchain Platform for Rainier Title

Ubitquity, developer of a blockchain-secured platform for real estate and title recordkeeping, has declared a new collaboration...
August 13, 2020
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IP Australia and NRL Test Blockchain to Fight Counterfeits

IP Australia has collaborated with the NRL (National Rugby League) to test a new digital app created to reduce counterfeiting. ...
August 13, 2020
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EC Explores Blockchain Technology for Remote Voting

While exploring the next steps to overcome geographical barriers while casting votes, Election Commission officials investigate...
August 13, 2020
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Blockchain Energy Trading Pilot Using Bitcoin Sidechain Goes Live in LA

Energy and transportation startup EVShare is starting a community energy-sharing pilot in Los Angeles. The initiative, which ga...
August 12, 2020
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Kadena Implements First Crypto Gas Station on Blockchain

Kadena, a network that combines public applications with private blockchains, has successfully achieved the world’s first crypt...
August 12, 2020
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Paystand Blends Card, Blockchain Rails for B2B Payments

Cards are getting ground with B2B buyers, particularly as the coronavirus outbreak clutches business owners’ cash reserves. How...
August 12, 2020
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OMC Group Launches Tradable Blockchain Game Omni Pets

OMC Group Sdn Bhd “(“OMC Group”) is providing a fun way to know about blockchain by a game of collecting uniq...
August 12, 2020
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JPMorgan is Developing its Blockchain Engineering Team

JPMorgan is not new to blockchain. The bank has been operating on distributed ledger technology (DLT) since around 2015. Howeve...
August 10, 2020
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MarketOrders Vows to Rid Independent Jewellers of “Outdated Processes”

Online B2B marketplace MarketOrders has declared its upcoming blockchain technology. It says it will substitute outdated versio...
August 10, 2020
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ACLU, EFF Against Blockchain for COVID-19 Tracking

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) have expressed against a new law in Californ...
August 10, 2020
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Animoca Brands and Atari Introduce Blockchain Gaming

Blockchain-focused gaming developer Animoca Brands has revealed an expansionary development of its existing collaboration with ...
August 6, 2020
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Cambodian Rice Exporter Taps Blockchain for Better Supply Chain Management

In a bid to promote transparency in the Cambodian rice industry, and set measures in place to mitigate the sufferings of farmer...
August 6, 2020
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Blockchain Plastics Tracking Gathers Steam

CSSA, Layfield, London Drugs, NOVA Chemicals, Merlin Plastics, Recycle BC, Return-It, Save on Foods, and V.I.P. Soap has joined...
August 6, 2020
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Honeywell Adds Granularity to Aircraft Parts Blockchain

Honeywell Aerospace started a blockchain to help its GoDirect Trade online portal for aircraft parts, in 2018. Airlines must ke...
August 6, 2020
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Voatz Blockchain Voting Platform Complies With Federal Guidelines

Mobile voting provider Voatz has announced its platform is compliant with federal voting system guidelines. It declares after &...
August 5, 2020
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GetBlock.io Launches a Service for Fast and Secure Access to Blockchain Nodes

GetBlock is a service that offers a connection for the major cryptocurrencies’ nodes. They support tools like JSON-RPC, REST, a...
August 5, 2020
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Bolero Joins Blockchain Trade Finance Platform Marco Polo

Bolero is joining Marco Polo to combine the Bolero e-Bill of Lading solution to the blockchain trade finance platform’s offerin...
August 5, 2020
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Avery Dennison integrates with public blockchain VeChainThor

Smart labeling company Avery Dennison (AD) and VeChain described their ToolChain Enabled Solution on the 14th International Int...
August 5, 2020
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Electric Capital Launches $110 Million Fund Focused on Cryptonetworks and Blockchain Businesses

Today, Electric Capital declared the closing of its second fund, a $110 million seed, and Series A fund, focused on crypto netw...
August 4, 2020
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Overstock’s Blockchain Ventures Growing in Q2

Current Q2 financial details from blockchain-involved company Overstock show triple-digit percentage growth as opposed to the s...
August 4, 2020
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DIA Harnesses Blockchain to “Democratise” Financial Data

Swiss open-source financial information platform DIA (Decentralised Information Asset) is launching a Wikipedia-style platform ...
August 4, 2020
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Blockchain Initiative Brings Alibaba & Israel Ports Company to Join Forces

A new Blockchain Bill of Lading initiative from the IPSCA (International Port Community Systems Association) has gained a signi...
August 4, 2020
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Bitcoin May Be Poised For the Next Bullish Breakout

As market prices finally break free from months of stagnancy, many believe it’s a sign of good things to come. Good investing p...
August 3, 2020
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Huawei Seeks Patent for Blockchain-Powered Storage

China’s Huawei proceeds to fund blockchain technology as it seeks to join the global leaders in the quickly developing enterpri...
August 3, 2020
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Dubai Debuts Nationwide Data Platform Powered by Blockchain

The United Arab Emirates is debuting a blockchain-based Know Your Customer platform. This platform is set to become a nationwid...
August 3, 2020
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EY Named as a Top Enterprise Blockchain Service Provider

EY today declared it had been ranked third in HFS Research’s annual Top 10 Enterprise Blockchain Services Report, based o...
August 3, 2020
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India’s First-Ever COVID-19 Blockchain Platform BelYo Launched

Global blockchain startup BelfricsBT, along with YoSync, a startup incubated at IIITB-IMACX Studios, has inked a research colla...
August 3, 2020
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Blockchain and how it can change construction

Blockchain has had a short but fascinating history. Though the general concept of the technology was outlined a few decades ago...
August 1, 2020
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Cypherium to Assist China in Advancing Blockchain City Infrastructure

Cypherium, the enterprise-level blockchain platform, will contribute to the blockchain development of a major Chinese city. An ...
August 1, 2020
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Why Blockchain Exchanges Are Now Using Traditional Exchange Technology

Typically, blockchain exchanges and traditional exchanges, like the Nasdaq or London Stock Exchange, have been seen as opposite...
August 1, 2020
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HashStacs to Develop Blockchain for Tracking Investor Holdings

Project’s Harbour is concentrated on offering Bursa Malaysia’s Central Securities Depository (CSD) a choice to promote growth —...
August 1, 2020
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LocalBitcoins Adopts Blockchain Analytics for AML Safeguards

LocalBitcoins is the latest digital currency marketplace to utilize blockchain analytics tools. The platform has commenced usin...
July 31, 2020
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Sonoco ThermoSafe Develops Industrywide PharmaPortal Platform Using IBM Blockchain Technology

Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco, the largest global provider of temperature assurance packaging for pharmaceutical distribu...
July 31, 2020
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Malaysia’s National Stock Exchange Conducts Blockchain PoC to Digitize Bond Market

Malaysia’s national stock exchange, Bursa Malaysia, will conduct a blockchain Proof-of-Concept (POC) called “Project Harbour” t...
July 31, 2020
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Chinese Cyberspace Comission Recognizes VeChain’s Blockchain Technology

An article issued in the Chinese daily newspaper “Guangming Daily” was released on the website of the Chinese Office of the CCA...
July 31, 2020
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Ukraine Taps Blockchain Analytics Firm to Trace Digital Currency Transactions

The Ukraine Ministry and Committee of Digital Transformation have inked a deal with Crystal Blockchain that enables them to tra...
July 30, 2020
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Visa is Getting Behind Digital Currencies and Blockchain

Payment titan Visa has declared its support and development of blockchain and digital currencies. The financial services compan...
July 30, 2020
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Riskstream Tests Blockchain Proof of Insurance

In the recent social distancing climate, there is a definite trend towards touch-free interactions. If stopped by a police offi...
July 30, 2020
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Dubai’s Department of Economic Development Launches UAE KYC Blockchain Platform

Dubai Economy (Dubai Department of Economic Development or DED) and Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the MENAT region (...
July 30, 2020
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TASE Launches A Central Blockchain Securities Lending Platform

The Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) declares the launch of its central blockchain securities lending platform in Israel. This wi...
July 29, 2020
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Alpha Sigma Capital Invests in Blockchain Social Media Platform Hyprr

Social media usage is continually evolving with Gen-Z consuming five billion hours globally, more than any generation before. H...
July 29, 2020
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SBI Combines Corda Blockchain, Ripple Tech for S Coin Local Currency

Japan’s SBI Holdings, an investor in both R3 and Ripple, declared a new S coin platform that utilizes R3’s enterprise blockchai...
July 29, 2020
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Ocean Protocol Delivers Blockchain-Based Decentralized Data Orchestration for Daimler AG

More and more enterprises are shifting to monetize their data on the blockchain and viewing to securely save their information ...
July 29, 2020
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How Blockchain Technology Is Helping the Online Casino Industry

The online casino sector is growing at an impressive rate. According to a report, the online gambling industry is expected to g...
July 28, 2020
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Is Blockchain the Answer to Price Discovery?

There are ways to have more price reporting without a government mandate or appending costs to cattle procurement. Identified a...
July 28, 2020
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Italian Banks will Implement Corda Blockchain

The banks in Italy will now be using the Corda blockchain to bolster the double-verification transaction logs. This approach by...
July 28, 2020
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Introducing Blockchain Technology The Legal Way

Commercial litigation in India is largely based on the reconciliation of diversity in the ledger entries of two parties. Ledger...
July 28, 2020
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Smart Contract Language DAML Now on Corda Blockchain

Today Digital Asset declared that its cross-platform smart contract language DAML is now available for developing applications ...
July 28, 2020
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Avalanche Blockchain Protocol Raises $42M in 4.5-Hour During Public Sale

The Avalanche project, a blockchain protocol established by Cornell’s Emin Gün Sirer, has concluded a $42 million public ...
July 27, 2020
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ESPN Global Integrates Blockchain With Online Gaming

 The ESPN Global E-Sports programming network currently declared that it had combined online gaming with blockchain techno...
July 27, 2020
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Korean Central Bank Launches Blockchain and AI Department

South Korea’s central bank is stepping up its efforts in digitizing the economy, starting a new department devoted to developin...
July 27, 2020
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Blockchain-Based Smart City Project Limestone Plans for Token Listing

Limestone Network, a Singapore-based blockchain project for creating smart cities, has declared on July 23, it will list its na...
July 27, 2020
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Binance to Transfer BUSD Across Blockchains on Syscoin-Ethereum Bridge

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance intends to utilize a bridge between the Syscoin and Ethereum blockchains to move its Bina...
July 25, 2020
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Philippines Utilizes Blockchain for Retail Government Bonds

On Sunday, UnionBank launched an app “bonds.ph” that leverages blockchain and allows customers to purchase retail treasury bond...
July 25, 2020
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COVID-19 Tracking Blockchain Platform Launched

Global blockchain startup BelfricsBT and YoSync, a startup incubated at IIITB-IMACX Studios, inked a research partnership in ag...
July 25, 2020
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HashCash Extends Blockchain Support to Global Pharma Company for Clinical Trials

USA’s HashCash Consultants is expanding its blockchain expertise to a global pharmaceutical company to support them in se...
July 25, 2020
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Chainalysis Widens Access to Its Blockchain and Crypto Certification Program

New York-based blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis is extending access to its certification program in crypto fundamentals to...
July 24, 2020
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Alpha Sigma Capital Invests in Blockchain Financial Operating System Company Quant Network

Quant Network (“Quant”) is resolving the difficulty of interoperability over private and public DLTs (Digital Ledger Technology...
July 24, 2020
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Alibaba Payments Subsidiary Launches AntChain Blockchain Solution

The payments subsidiary of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, Ant Group, today launched a new blockchain solution dubbed Ant...
July 24, 2020
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Indian PM Backs Blockchain Technology as ‘Frontier Technology’

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, has endorsed blockchain as an ‘opportunity in frontier technology,’ rev...
July 24, 2020
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South Korea’s Largest Blockchain Project ICON Connects Cross-Chain Data Oracle Band Protocol

Band Protocol, a Sequoia-backed, cross-chain data oracle platform, has combined with a blockchain network ICON to build South K...
July 23, 2020
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TZERO Adds Resort Hotel Security Token To Trade On Its Blockchain System

tZERO declared today that it has entered into a collaboration with Aspen Digital Inc. to allow its digital security (ASPEN) to ...
July 23, 2020
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Verisign Wins US Patent for Blockchain Powered Domain Names

Verisign, a significant domain name registry that manages the ‘.com’ and ‘.net’ domains has acquired a patent that applies bloc...
July 23, 2020
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RippleNet to Use Open Network And Blockchain to Enable Financial Services

The Philippines has been introducing a variety of smart e-wallets to help the unbanked population gain access to financial...
July 23, 2020
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Volvo Cars Tech Fund Invests in Blockchain Firm Circulor

Trading Enterprises, the exclusive distributor of Volvo cars in the UAE, has declared that Volvo Cars has invested in blockchai...
July 22, 2020
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Over 300 Italian Agricultural Companies Adopt VeChain’s Blockchain

Coldiretti and Princes Industrie Alimentari have joined forces to start a project to assure the supply chain for vegetables, co...
July 22, 2020
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SMBC Joins Two Blockchain Trade Finance Consortia Komgo, Contour

Today, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMBC) declared that it’s joining two blockchain trade finance consortia, komgo, a...
July 22, 2020
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Waste Aid To Fight Plastic Pollution With Blockchain Technology

Blockchain technology will support Waste Aid’s mission to share low-cost waste management expertise to communities that require...
July 22, 2020
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Chronicled and Deloitte Associate to Accelerate Blockchain During COVID-19 Pandemic

Chronicled and Deloitte today declared a collaboration to bring blockchain-powered solutions to the life sciences and health ca...
July 22, 2020
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Blockchain Startup Maksab Launches Digital Dealmaking Platform for SMBs

Streamlining the dealmaking process for SMBs (Small and Medium-Sized Businesses) in times of Covid-19 pandemic is very essentia...
July 21, 2020
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Japan Company Issues Digital Graduation Certificates Using Blockchain Technology

Japanese company LasTrust Inc. has introduced a service that offers digital graduation certificates on the blockchain. The serv...
July 21, 2020
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Chinese Blockchain-Powered Cross-Border Trade Pilot Handles USD 4.4bn

The operators of a Chinese blockchain-powered cross-border trade pilot platform are set to develop the platform’s scope – with ...
July 21, 2020
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NTT Data to Set Up Research Centre in Singapore

Top Japanese data solutions firm NTT Data is launching a centre of excellence in Singapore with LeapThought, a New Zealand stra...
July 20, 2020
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Waves Enterprise Associates With Microsoft in a Blockchain Deal

Waves Enterprise and Microsoft’s Russian office have entered in a strategic five-year collaboration in the sectors of corporate...
July 20, 2020
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Blockchain Plays Leading Role in Germany’s Renewable Energy Evolution

Germany’s renewable energy push is taking shape as the nation abandons coal and nuclear-based energy generation. The coun...
July 20, 2020
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Can Blockchain Help Prevent Government Corruption?

Blockchain can be a powerful tool in countering government corruption, leading to greater transparency, automation, and auditab...
July 20, 2020
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Blockchain Pioneer VideoCoin Network Launches Significant Partnership Initiatives

VideoCoin Network, making disruptive innovation by decentralization to video processing, is commencing its next chapter followi...
July 18, 2020
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Blockchain Now a “Strategic Priority” for Business

The adoption of blockchain-based solutions is growing across the business world, with TMT, financial services, and non-food man...
July 18, 2020
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MeitY, Software Technology Parks of India Launch Blockchain Incubation Centre in Gurugram

To promote blockchain technology and related startups in India by offering them mentorship, funds,  intellectual property ...
July 18, 2020
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AI-Blockchain Platform Develops Digital Assets From Personal Data

Artificial Intelligence (AI) specialist Kneron declared the launch of its KNEO platform on July 16, connecting edge AI devices ...
July 18, 2020
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140 Government Services Applications In China Are Using Blockchain Technology

The Chinese government released its first blockchain or distributed ledger tech (DLT) application blueprint for managing govern...
July 17, 2020
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Sri Lankan Container Terminal Joins TradeLens Blockchain Platform

The first private Sri Lankan container terminal, SAGT or South Asia Gateway Terminals, currently joined IBM and Maersk’s blockc...
July 17, 2020
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Big Coffee Sellers Use Blockchain To Connect Farmers And Consumers

Production transparency and blockchain technology are natural associates in the revolutionization of supply chain management. T...
July 17, 2020
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US FDA Considers Blockchain Technology for Food Security

The United States Food and Drug Administration released a blueprint and pilot study for food safety, emphasizing blockchain as ...
July 17, 2020
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Blockchain May Facilitate the ‘New Normal’ of Contactless Parcel Delivery

The spread of Covid-19 has transformed the handover of online purchases to customers. With severe anxieties about possible infe...
July 16, 2020
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South Korea Brings Blockchain Technology to Healthcare

The government of South Korea is working its best to utilize blockchain technology in different industries. The country’s centr...
July 16, 2020
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Charity Giant Behind Give.org Launches a Blockchain Donation Platform

Better Business Bureau, or BBB — the charity giant behind Give.org — launched a privacy-focused donation platform created on th...
July 16, 2020
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Blockchain Accounting Problems Could Be Limiting Mainstream Adoption

Blockchain is the future of financial reporting. However, various issues stand in the way of broader utilization and adoption. ...
July 16, 2020
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Blockchain Firm Telos Provides Origin Tracing to Spanish Cider Makers

Alcohol and blockchain technology may not be obvious bedfellows. With distributed ledger technology being welcomed in logistics...
July 15, 2020
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DBS, Contour Conclude Secured Letter of Credit Transaction on Blockchain Network

DBS and blockchain trade-finance network Contour declared the completion of the network’s first digital end-to-end secure...
July 15, 2020
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Immunity Passports can be Blockchain’s Breakthrough Application

Covid-19 immunity passports have been lauded as a potential way to overcome the future influence and spread of the virus. In th...
July 15, 2020
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Blockchain Could Help to Foster Global Jobs Creation

A report published by the World Economic Forum, or WEF, emphasized the crucial role of fourth industrial revolution technologie...
July 15, 2020
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Telefónica, Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone Use Blockchain for Roaming Settlement

Three global industry leaders in telecommunications — Spain’s Telefónica, Deutsche Telekom, and British provider Vodafone...
July 14, 2020
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