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SEC Prohibits Telegram From Launching TON, Launch Postponed

Telegram has informed investors that the launching of the TON blockchain project will be not as per the schedule and has been p...
October 18, 2019
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Royal Family Of UAE Acquired 15% Stake In Crypto Price Index’s CPA200

The Emirati royal family acquired 15% of the Crypto Price Index (CPI) project, which is creating a cryptocurrency ana...
October 18, 2019
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The 2nd Largest Bank In US, Bank OF America Is Keen On Hiring Blockchain Experts

The second-largest U.S. bank has started hiring for blockchain positions. The job openings that appeared in recent months clear...
October 16, 2019
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Satoshi Enters The Oxford Dictionary As The Latest English Word

The Oxford English Dictionary, which is published by Oxford University Press, now has a new addition to the English language wo...
October 16, 2019
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Onecoin Supporters Sent Death Threats, Victim Says She Will Fight For Justice

OneCoin pyramid scheme supporters have got into cyber abusing as Glasgow-based Jen McAdam claims that she has been receiving de...
October 15, 2019
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Litecoin Not Bankrupt Claims Founder As They Celebrate Its 8th Birthday

Litecoin’s founder Charlie Lee attacks the uncertainty and doubt that crypto twitter had about the altcoin on its eighth b...
October 14, 2019
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eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, And Others Back Out Of Libra Project

EBay, Stripe, Mastercard, Visa, and Mercado Pago have all decided to drop out of Facebook’s libra cryptocur...
October 14, 2019
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“With Bitcoin, We No Longer Are At The Mercy Of Dictators”: Tim Draper

The operating of governmental activities can go through a significant change with the rise of Bitcoin and similar new-age, inno...
October 14, 2019
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BW Aims To Enter The Korean Won Market And Even Expand Overseas

Starting back in 2017 and offering premier service in China, South Korea, and other eastern countries, BW, the cryptocurrency e...
October 13, 2019
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Crypto Industry Needs More Regulation – A Victim’s Perspective

Proper regulation of the crypto market seems to become increasingly necessary. While many experts already claimed that the indu...
October 12, 2019
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SimplyVital’s Blockchain Healthcare Solution Earn A Grant From NSF

A grant of $225,000 is given to this New England-based blockchain company named SimplyVital Health, Inc. from the United States...
October 11, 2019
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Blockchain Among The Highest Paid Careers In Canada: Reports

The Canadian Digital Chamber of Commerce released its October report on the country’s blockchain industry growth, enlighte...
October 10, 2019
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Bitwise’s ETF Proposal Rejected By SEC

The most recent attempt at making a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) has been rejected by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Co...
October 10, 2019
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Unicef Steps Into Blockchain With Its Decision of Launching A Crypto Fund

With the idea to back open-source technology for kids across the world, UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, launched a ...
October 9, 2019
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Telegram Finally Acknowledges Its Connection With TON Blockchian​

The cloud-based messaging app, Telegram, has finally acknowledged its involvement in the Telegram Open Network (TON). After the...
October 9, 2019
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Finastra’s Banking Customers Can Now Enjoy Ripple’s Blockchain Solution

To ensure that cross-border payments are processed as quickly as possible, a partnership between Ripple, the enterprise bl...
October 9, 2019
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UAE Embraces Blockchain: $ 16K Granted By UAE Social Ministry For Blockchain Contest

In order to encourage the use of Blockchain for the educational sector and even for social and recreational purposes, the MOCD ...
October 7, 2019
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IKEA Makes Use Of Ethereum Blockchain To Settle A Transaction

In order to settle an invoice with Nordic Store, which is a local retailer that purchased IKEA goods, an Icelandic branch of th...
October 4, 2019
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Verisart A Blockchain Startup For Certifying ART Raises $ 2.5 Million

With Blockchain entering many mainstream industries to change its traditional model of work and renovating it into something th...
October 4, 2019
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Vitalik Buterin Tweets “Ethereum Blockchain” Was Never Designed For Scalability, Twitter Lashes

One Twitter post can honestly get you into a lot of trouble. Admitting that Ethereum Blockchain was never designed for scalabil...
October 3, 2019
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Dubai Gets Yet Another Blockchain Push With The Launch Of BLOCKO

South Korean company, Blocko an enterprise backed by Samsung has been able to launch in dubai after raising funds in the Asia P...
October 3, 2019
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Messaging App Line Is Keen On The Crypto And Blockchain Revolution

Blockchain has been influencing a lot of major companies and a diverse range of industries. Facebook has been working on creati...
October 3, 2019
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Mark Cuban Is Confident About Blockchain, But Would “Rather Have Bananas” Than Crypto

In a video segment with WIRED magazine, Mark Cuban, the billionaire investor and the owner of Dallas Mavericks, discussed about...
October 1, 2019
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SEC Settles Charges For $ 24M Against Block.one For Unregistered ICO

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reached a $24 million settlement with Block.one, the firm behind...
October 1, 2019
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Sicily To Use Blockchain For Food Supply Chain Management

Implementing blockchain in the management of food supply chain is probably the most widespread application of the technology so...
October 1, 2019
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Animoca Brands To Launch A MotoGP-Branded Blockchain Racing Game

Animoca Brands, the ASX-listed games maker, is planning to launch a MotoGP-branded race management game.  In a press relea...
September 28, 2019
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Payments Platform BitPay To Support Payments From Ethereum

BitPay, the popular blockchain payments provider, announced last week that it is planning to support payments from the Ethereum...
September 28, 2019
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Tachyon Network Releases Whitepaper For Its Blockchain-Based Protocol

A decentralized internet protocol, Tachyon Network, has officially released its white paper, disclosing the details on the Tach...
September 28, 2019
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Blockchain Firm Core Scientific acquires Stax Digital’s Honeyminer

Earlier today, the creator of a major cryptocurrency mining product Honeyminor, Stax Digital, revealed its acquisition with an ...
September 28, 2019
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Neo Becomes The First-Ever Member Of Microsoft’s DotNet Foundation

A decentralized open source blockchain application platform, Neo, revealed that it has become the first blockchain member of Mi...
September 27, 2019
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KPMG Report Says US Customers Are Ready To Use Blockchain Tokens

According to the latest survey by the “Big Four” accounting firm, KPMG, blockchain-based digital currencies are ready for prime...
September 26, 2019
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IBM Is Willing To Work With Facebook On A Blockchain Ecosystem

IBM agreed to partner with Facebook for developing a blockchain technology, said an IBM executive, adding that creating a block...
September 26, 2019
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Lloyds Bank Partners With Blockchain Platform To Improve Trade Finance

Lloyds Bank is collaborating with Komgo, a blockchain platform, for streamlining its commercial banking division.  Blockchain t...
September 26, 2019
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Leading Insurance Broker Marsh Tests Blockchain Placement Platform

Marsh, a major insurance broking and risk management company has tested a blockchain-based digital placement platform.  As...
September 25, 2019
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Bitrue To Release A Blockchain-Based Crypto Loan Platform

Bitrue, an exchange firm based in Singapore, is developing a low-interest crypto lending platform.  The service loans ETH,...
September 25, 2019
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GrainChain Plans To Unite With The Coffee Supply Chain of Honduras

GrainChain, an agricultural start-up powered by Medici Ventures, is planning to integrate with the coffee industry of Honduras ...
September 25, 2019
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Seven Indian Banks Joins JP Morgan’s Blockchain Service Network

JP Morgan has initiated a big massive boost to its global transactions business by introducing seven top Indian lenders like Ax...
September 25, 2019
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Modex To Launch Blockchain Database Platform For Simpler Deployment

Modex, a blockchain start-up, announced the release of its blockchain-based database platform for easier blockchain deployment,...
September 23, 2019
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Swiss University To Use Blockchain For Combatting Fake Diplomas

The University of St. Gallen based in Switzerland is looking to implement blockchain technology for combatting fake diplomas, w...
September 23, 2019
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NASA Posts Job Offer For A Crypto And Blockchain Expert

NASA is looking for a data scientist with expertise in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Job posting by NASA Clearly,...
September 23, 2019
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Global Market Insights Forecasts Blockchain Market To Reach $ 16B By 2024

The global blockchain technology market is forecasted to exceed $16 billion by the year 2024, as per a recent report by Global ...
September 23, 2019
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Nebula Genomics To Use Blockchain For Anonymous DNA Sequencing

Nebula Genomics, a technology start-up, is using blockchain for DNA sequencing, which reduces the requirement for customers to ...
September 20, 2019
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European Space Agency Grants €60,000 To SpaceChain For Blockchain Wallet

SpaceChain, a blockchain start-up, has been granted 60,000 euros from the European Space Agency (ESA) for investigating the app...
September 20, 2019
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Blockchain VC Firm CMCC Global Launches Bitcoin Tracker Fund

A major blockchain-centered venture capital firm in Asia, CMCC Global, has initiated a new institutional tracker fund for Bitco...
September 20, 2019
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Waste2Wear Develops First Recycled Ocean Fabric To Be Traced By Blockchain

Waste2Wear, a Dutch company, claims that it has developed the world’s first collection of recycled fabrics, made from ocean pla...
September 18, 2019
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Wells Fargo To Launch Its Digital Currency On Its Blockchain

The financial giant based in the U.S., Wells Fargo & Co., has announced that it plans on launching their own digital curren...
September 18, 2019
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Miller Lite Is Using PayPal And Cryptocurrency For Its Trivia Game

As reported earlier on Blockchain Magazine, Miller Lite has entered the blockchain space, using the technology for developing i...
September 13, 2019
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Dapper Labs Raises $11M From Warner Music And Others to Launch Flow

Warner Music is partnering with Dapper Labs, the firm behind CryptoKitties, for developing a new blockchain called Flow. As per...
September 13, 2019
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Mastercard Collaborates With R3 For Blockchain-Based Cross-Border Payment

Mastercard has now collaborated with R3, a blockchain firm, to work on a cross-border payment solution. As per a press release ...
September 12, 2019
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Thailand’s PTT Builds Blockchain-Based Renewables Energy Platform

PTT, the Thai state-owned gas and oil firm, and Energy Web Foundation, a blockchain energy nonprofit organization, have collabo...
September 12, 2019
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IBM Official Elected As Chair of Technical Steering Committee At Hyperledger

The technical steering committee (TSC) at Hyperledger has now elected another IBM officer for its chair, during ongoing controv...
September 12, 2019
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LG To Launch Its Own Blockchain Smartphone: Reports

LG, the consumer electronics giant, is looking to release its own blockchain-powered smartphone.  Earlier today, a report ...
September 10, 2019
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RedCat Partners With GoChain For Blockchain-Based Drone Data Storage

A maker of data recorders for drones, Red Cat, has collaborated with GoChain, a cryptocurrency and decentralized-web start-up, ...
September 10, 2019
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Tether Releases Stablecoin Backed By Offshore Chinese Yuan

Tether has officially released stablecoin, its Chinese yuan-backed crypto, which it claims will operate on top of the Ethereum ...
September 10, 2019
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MakerDAO Is Offering Free Basic Blockchain Courses In Brazil

Almost 120 students, aged 14-24, are now coming together every week in Rio de Janeiro for free courses about computer programmi...
September 10, 2019
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Waves And The Abyss Partner To Launch Blockchain-Based Marketplace For In-game Items

Waves, an open source blockchain platform, and The Abyss, a blockchain game distribution platform, will collaborate to develop ...
September 6, 2019
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WhatsApp Posts Job Opening For Blockchain Policy Manager For Africa

WhatsApp is seeking to hire a blockchain regulation professional in the Sub-Saharan African region. Recently, the messaging app...
September 6, 2019
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TFA Lab Raises $ 200,000 From U.S DOE To Protect National Power Grid

TFA Lab, a blockchain company, is purportedly receiving an amount of nearly $200,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) t...
September 6, 2019
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Samsung To Launch A Blockchain-Branded Galaxy Note 10

Samsung’s flagship launches in this year has officially already reached ten mobile devices, with four different Galaxy Note 10s...
September 6, 2019
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Mastercard Joins Blockchain Trade Finance Association Marco Polo

As announced on Tuesday, Mastercard has entered a consortium called Marco Polo, which is working towards simplifying global tra...
September 5, 2019
521

Blockchain Startup TruTrace Collaborates With Deloitte To Track Cannabis

TruTrace Technologies Inc., a blockchain tracking start-up, has collaborated with Deloitte, a “Big Four” auditing firm in order...
September 5, 2019
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Oracle Integrates Blockchain Tech Firm Hydrogen In Its Cloud Marketplace

Oracle, the software giant, has enlisted an Ethereum-based enterprise blockchain developer from New York, Hydrogen, into its Cl...
September 5, 2019
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Rainforest Foundation To Use Blockchain Tech To Save Brazilian Amazon

A non-profit NGO, based in New York and working in South and Central America, called Rainforest Foundation, is looking to suppo...
September 5, 2019
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Franklin Templeton To Use Stellar Blockchain For Fund Shares

A company dealing with multi-billion-dollar asset management firm Franklin Templeton is looking to use the Stellar blockchain f...
September 4, 2019
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Bitmark Secures $ 3 Million Funding From HTC, Alibaba And Others

Bitmark, a blockchain-focused digital property right start-up, has raised $3 million in a funding round hosted by HTC, Alibaba,...
September 4, 2019
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Huobi Global Launches A $ 515 Acute Angle Blockchain Phone

On Tuesday, Huobi Global announced the launch of their “Acute Angle” blockchain phone, which is priced at $515. This phone is d...
September 4, 2019
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São Paulo Implements Blockchain For Registry Of Public Works Projects

As the trend around cryptocurrency keeps progressively growing in the financial industry, the leaders from various fields and s...
September 3, 2019
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The First-Ever​ Blockchain-Based​ Birth Certificate Issued In Brazil

Brazil issued the first birth certificates which were recorded by using blockchain technology. As per a report on Sept 1st, Álv...
September 3, 2019
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HSBC Completes Its First Blockchain-Based Letter Of Credit Transaction

HSBC announced on Tuesday that it has completed its first Yuan-dominated blockchain-based letter of credit transaction. HSBC, l...
September 3, 2019
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Tech Mahindra To Launch Blockchain Finance Management With Adjoint

An IT auxiliary group of Indian conglomerate Mahindra Group, Tech Mahindra, has reportedly collaborated with Adjoint, an Americ...
September 3, 2019
369

China Telecom Rolls Out White Paper On 5G Blockchain Phones

China Telecom, a major phone operator, has published a white paper on blockchain-based smartphones in the 5G Era. According to ...
August 30, 2019
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EEA Publishes Blockchain Solution Document For Telecom Industry

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) has released a collection of applications of blockchain in the telecommunication industr...
August 30, 2019
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Telegram To Launch Code For Its TON Blockchain By September

According to sources familiar with the project, Telecom Open Network (TON) is set to release the code required to operate the T...
August 30, 2019
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Constellation To Automate US Air Force Data Management

The U.S. Air Force is leveraging the distributed ledger technology (DLT) with a recent commercial collaboration. Constellation,...
August 29, 2019
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Blockchain Global Revenue To Reach $ 10 Billion In 2023

The global revenues for blockchain technology are reportedly forecasted to reach $10 billion by 2023. ABI Research, a tech mark...
August 29, 2019
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Santiago Stock Exchange Announces Blockchain​ Alliance

A recent Hyperledger blockchain initiative intends on stabilizing the Chilean stock market and attract international investors....
August 29, 2019
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Libra Introduces Bug Bounty Program With Upto $ 10,000 Reward

David Marcus, the Facebook blockchain head, announced a new step for Libra today, in a tweet, allowing developers to secure Lib...
August 28, 2019
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Algo VC Fund Receives $200 Million For Algorand Blockchain

An investment firm, Algo Capital, which exclusively focuses on the Algorand blockchain ecosystem has received an amount of $200...
August 28, 2019
460

Kadena To Provide Free Private Blockchain In Azure Marketplace

Even though the hype around blockchain technology has died down a little, companies like Kadena have been continuously working ...
August 28, 2019
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South Korea’s BC Card To Use Blockchain For Settling Rewards

The largest payments processor in South Korea, BC Card, announced that it is making use of blockchain technology for settling r...
August 28, 2019
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Kerala Blockchain Academy Becomes R3’s General Partner

The Kerala Blockchain Academy (KBA) is now officially the general partner of R3. KBA is a governmental initiative by the Indian...
August 28, 2019
343

Man City Partners With Blockchain Gaming Start-up Superbloke

Manchester City football club, from the English Premiere League, has announced its collaboration with Superbloke, a South Korea...
August 27, 2019
385

Makara Capital Backs Out Of Investing In Blockchain Firm tZero

Makara Capital, the Singapore-based private equity company, announced that it will not be investing in tZero, Overstock’s block...
August 27, 2019
303

Swiss Regulator Licenses Two Blockchain Firms To Support AML Project

FINMA, the Swiss financial authority, offered their support for anti-money laundering (AML) requirements for blockchain-focused...
August 27, 2019
304

Partnerships Will Soon Lead To Blockchain Mainstream Adoption

An oracle service provider and a blockchain platform have collaboratively announced that they are planning to leverage each oth...
August 27, 2019
283

Power Ledger, A Blockchain Energy Startup Extends Its P2P Trial

Power Ledger, a blockchain startup focusing on the energy sector, has extended its peer-to-peer (P2P) trial for energy trading ...
August 23, 2019
688

Miller Lite Leverages Blockchain For Its Customer Engagement Game

The famous beer brand, Miller Lite, from U.S. based brewer MillerCoors, has officially partnered with a blockchain marketing co...
August 23, 2019
761

MouseBelt To Provide Blockchain Education To California Universities

Mousebelt, a blockchain firm powered by VC, which claims to have collaborated with student-led blockchain clubs at Oxford, Harv...
August 23, 2019
380

CEO Of Overstock & Blockchain Pioneer Resigns To Go Public

The CEO of Overstock, Patrick Bryne resigned suddenly August 22nd 2019, in order to go public with allegations of abuse of powe...
August 23, 2019
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Travelport, IBM To Use Blockchain For Managing Hotel Commissions

The consumer and business travel services provider, Travelport, is reportedly using IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric to regulate commis...
August 22, 2019
499

Blockchain Will Soon Change The Face Of Record Management

As per Gartner, one of the four blockchain business initiatives that are cost-effective and generates revenue is record managem...
August 22, 2019
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SEC Approves Securitize To Record Transactions Via Blockchain

A technology provider for the issuance of blockchain tokens, Securitize, has officially been registered as a transfer agent wit...
August 22, 2019
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Blockchain.Com Partners With Polkadot For Its Wallet

Blockchain.com, a crypto data supplier and crypto wallet based in Luxembourg, has reportedly teamed up with Polkadot, a blockch...
August 22, 2019
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Japan’s Largest Gift Card Maker Amaten Collaborate With Aelf

The largest gift card exchange in Japan announces its intent to implement blockchain for boosting its next phase of development...
August 21, 2019
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Commonwealth Bank Bets On Blockchain For Biodiversity Investment

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) announced a blockchain-based prototype that it believes has the ability to raise verif...
August 21, 2019
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A Multinational Retail Giant Files For Blockchain-Based Drones Patent

As evidenced by a recent patent application, there’s been a resurgence of interest in blockchain-based drones by the reta...
August 16, 2019
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How Blockchain Could Boost The Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

Many countries like India and those in Europe are fascinated by the idea of electric vehicles being the ultimate future of tran...
August 16, 2019
465

Samsung Added Bitcoin Support To Its Blockchain Phones

Samsung has finally teamed up with bitcoin (BTC) functionality on their blockchain-enabled smartphones.   This initiative comes...
August 14, 2019
292

Blockchain Platform Cypherium Partners With Google Cloud

The tech giant Google cloud wing is reportedly partnering with a blockchain platform, Cypherium.    In a press release posted o...
August 14, 2019
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Bezant Raises Undisclosed Amount Of Funding from Korea Prepaid Card

Korea Prepaid Card has reportedly invested in Bezant, a Singapore-based company, making it the blockchain developer’s second la...
August 13, 2019
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