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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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IBM And Tata To Collaborate For Leveraging Hedera Blockchain

Indian telecom giant Tata Communications along with IBM have joined the governance council of a blockchain-based public network...
August 13, 2019
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Jio To Install World’s Largest Blockchain Network In India

Mukesh Ambani, the RIL chairman and the richest man in India, announced bigger plans to use the blockchain technology, a distri...
August 13, 2019
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Tech Giant IBM Files For Yet Another Blockchain-Based Patent

IBM applied for a new patent application for a blockchain-based web browser.It was filed on August 6 by the United States Paten...
August 12, 2019
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IDC Report: Worldwide Blockchain Spending To Reach $16 Billio ​By 2023

The total worldwide spending on blockchain-based solutions is forecasted to reach about $16 billion in 2023. According to a rep...
August 12, 2019
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ABBC Releases Major Platform Update, Steps Closer to Crypto eCommerce Vision

Dubai, UAE, August 9th, 2019 – The ABBC Foundation, in partnership with New York-based custom blockchain development...
August 12, 2019
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Etihad Airways To Partner With Winding Tree’s Blockchain Platform

UAE’s national airline Etihad Airways has integrated with a blockchain start-up based in Switzerland Winding Tree to deliver it...
August 9, 2019
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Allianz Is Working On A Token-Based Blockchain Ecosystem 

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS), a German financial services giant, has announced that they are cr...
August 9, 2019
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Quras To Develop Private Transactions On Its Blockchain

The most prominent and over used words in the blockchain space have been ‘privacy’ and ‘security’. The blockchain tech is soon ...
August 9, 2019
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Utah Tests Blockchain-Based Voting Through Mobile App

Heading towards 2020, we should prepare for a significant public debate relating to smartphone applications created especi...
August 8, 2019
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South Korea’s Crypto Ban Ineffective For The Busan Blockchain Regulation-Free Zone

The cryptocurrency ban in South Korea may prove to be ineffective for the Busan blockchain regulation-free zone, as per sources...
August 8, 2019
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Samsung Adds 13 Crypto D-apps To Its Blockchain Keystore

Samsung is innovating its blockchain-based venture by adding over a dozen new applications to its Blockchain Keystore market fo...
August 6, 2019
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Orbs Co-Founder Sues The Blockchain Firm For Fraud

Co-founders of the Israel-based blockchain firm, Orbs, are reportedly being sued by an ex-partner, Elad Arad, for the dissoluti...
August 6, 2019
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IBM Launches Blockchain-Based ‘Trust Your Supplier’ Network

IBM has recently announced the launch of blockchain project which is called “Trust Your Supplier”(TYS) and already has big-name...
August 6, 2019
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How Blockchain Could Transform The HR Industry?

Blockchain has become a very popular concept in the past few years and has gained a lot of recognition from many industries. It...
August 6, 2019
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Bangladesh Funds Graduates To Learn Blockchain

The Bangladesh government will purportedly invest funds from its $208 million IT project to send graduates for blockchain train...
August 6, 2019
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Investors Can Now Exchange Pounds And Ether On The Same Blockchain

A group of former engineers from the Royal Bank of Scotland is working on implementing a private blockchain network for trading...
August 6, 2019
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AWS Holds A Competition In Order To “Change The Face Of Blockchain”

A Blockchain coding contest powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) is granting a $100,000 prize to anyone who can solve a problem...
August 3, 2019
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Elliptic Partners With MIT Researchers To Monitor Illicit Activities In A Transaction

Bitcoin’s sodality with fraudulent activities like hacks and drug trafficking is pointed out often by the critics, but detectin...
August 3, 2019
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Microsoft Uses Blockchain For AI Projects.

In order to make machine learning more accessible and make advancements in artificial intelligence, Microsoft is purportedly us...
August 2, 2019
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Canadian Pacific Joins Blockchain Coalition

Canadian Pacific (CP), Canada’s transcontinental railway firm, has reportedly joined BiTA i.e. the Blockchain in Transport Alli...
August 2, 2019
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You Can Now Tip Twitter Users With Blockchain Brave Browser’s BAT.

Brave, a blockchain-based decentralized internet browser, now enables Twitter users to pay content creators through its Basic A...
August 2, 2019
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S7 Airlines Experiences Boost In Sales Through Blockchain Payment Platform

Russia’s second-largest airline, S7 Airlines,reached over $1 million dollars in a month on a ticketing platform it developed, w...
August 2, 2019
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Mindtree To Accelerate Blockchain Development With Hyperledger.

Mindtree, an Indian multinational IT and outsourcing company headquartered in Bengaluru, Indi, and New Jersey, USA,owned by Lar...
August 2, 2019
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Blockchain And The Future Of Real Estate

In a recently published report by Cushman and Wakefield on the blockchain, bitcoin, and their effects on real estate, the corpo...
August 2, 2019
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Solana Blockchain Secures $20M Led By Multicoin Capital

Solana has raised a $20 million Series A to build a blockchain made to operate on the mass scale of the world wide web, pr...
July 31, 2019
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Justifire Issues A Patent For Blockchain Firearm Data Recording

We are not surprised to see blockchain make its way even into the firearm industry, with a patent issued to Justifire, a g...
July 31, 2019
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Seagate To Track Hard Drives With The Help Of Blockchain Technology.

Blockchain has become a relatively common use case for the supply chain enterprise, as it adds clarity and trust to a large num...
July 31, 2019
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The US Department Of Defence To Develop A Blockchain Solution For Maintaining Cybersecurity

The United States Department of Defense(DoD) is looking for blockchain solutions to ensure cybersecurity as part of its digital...
July 30, 2019
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