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Blockchain Has A Bright Future Claims Binance CEO

Blockchain expert and CEO of Binance, Changpeng “CZ” Zhao, is positive about the future of blockchain and digital currency, say...
November 16, 2019
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Blockchain Technology To Shake Hands With The Food Industry

With blockchain technology, food suppliers and intermediaries can submit data related to breeding, transport of products, and m...
November 15, 2019
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Walmart Canada And Blockchain To Make SCM Better!

Walmart Canada has proclaimed the world’s first enterprise full production blockchain solution launched at a large scale missio...
November 15, 2019
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Thailand Planning To Adopt Blockchain-Based VAT Refund For Tourists

The Finance Ministry is planning to adopt blockchain-based VAT (i.e., value-added tax) refund service for foreign tourists, fro...
November 14, 2019
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MAS Develops Blockchain-based​ Prototype for the Payment Network!

MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore) has developed a blockchain-based prototype that facilitates payments to be carried out in...
November 13, 2019
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Coffee Just ​Got Better With Blockchain

The Coffee Board of India’ (CBoI) launched a blockchain-based electronic market platform for farmers on 28 March earlier ...
November 12, 2019
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Live Planet To Launch Blockchain-Based​ Virtual Reality Network

Live Planet, a media company,has recently announceditsplans to soon launch a blockchain-based virtual reality ne...
November 11, 2019
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Bithumb Steps Into India With Its New Blockchain Platform

Bithumb, which is known to be amongst the largest cryptocurrency exchanges across the globe, made an announcement on introducin...
November 8, 2019
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Coca-Cola Supplychain Firm All Set To Expand Its Blockchain Project

The IT firm that runs Coca-Cola’s bottle manufacturing supply chain processes has its eyes set on the power of blockchain techn...
November 6, 2019
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Chinese Regulators Investigate Great Wall Group After Its Stock Rise

A porcelain and education firm that seemed quite dubious is reportedly under investigation by a top Chinese regulator after it ...
November 5, 2019
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Knabu To Pilot Bank Regulatory Reporting With Factom Blockchain

Crypto startup Knabu is working towards piloting bank regulatory reporting with Factom. Factom is among the first enterprise bl...
November 1, 2019
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XUNLEI Limited To Establish A Fund Worth $ 100 Million In Blockchain

Xunlei Limited, which is considered to be among the forefront of innovators in shared cloud computing and blockchain technology...
October 31, 2019
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Tencent Gets Approval To Draft Blockchain-Based Invoice Standards

Tencent, which is among China’s internet giants and is Wechat’s owner company, has received a nod from the Chinese tax official...
October 31, 2019
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State-Level Policy For Blockchain And AI To Be Released By Tamil Nadu

Disrupting public policy and governance are new-age technologies like Blockchain and Al. Tamil Nadu is working on a state-level...
October 31, 2019
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Telangana To Become India’s First State To Implement Blockchain In PDS Scheme

India has been implementing Blockchain at a rapid pace, and it will have a significant impact on how the industries will run in...
October 30, 2019
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Sports, Movies And Blockchain Is What ‘Fight To Fame’ Reality Show Is About

Blockchain has made its way into reality shows, as well. A reality show platform that goes by the name Fit to Fame has develope...
October 30, 2019
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Blockchain Shapes The Supply Chain Industry As India Uses It For Tea Trade

Blockchain for supply chains has been the trend currently as we see Reliance using Blockchain to ensure transparency to goods t...
October 30, 2019
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South Korea Goes Blockchain Not Long After China

South Korea’s additional investments followed after China’s announcement on its pro-blockchain efforts towards deve...
October 29, 2019
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China Becomes Pro-Blockchain As It Bans Anti-Blockchain Articles

As per the reports, the officials in China are in the process of deleting a post that says that Blockchain technology is a scam...
October 29, 2019
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Mastercard Uses Blockchain For Seafood Tracking With ENVISIBLE

Mastercard is collaborating with food track-and-trace software provider Envisible to create a blockchain-based supply...
October 29, 2019
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Research Claims That More Than 40% Blockchain Employees Work At Crypto Exchanges

The BlocK, an industry-focused publication, conducted research which revealed that almost half of all people working in the blo...
October 24, 2019
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TCS Launch A Blockchain-Based Customer Loyalty Platform: Multi-Brand

TCS on wednesday took a significant Blockchain move by launching a blockchain-based multi-brand customer loyalty platform by ma...
October 24, 2019
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Corda Blockchain Gets An Ing’s Notary Service Upliftment For Better Transactions

An announcement on a “Blockchain breakthrough” to help enhance ING, a financial services firm, made privacy and sec...
October 24, 2019
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Four More Institutions Join Soth Korea’s Decentralised Identity Initative​

South Korea’s decentralized identity initiative got four more significant institutions, which also include the Shinhan and NH N...
October 23, 2019
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Blockchain Payments Bring Greater Financial Control: Bank Of Cambodia

Blockchain is making its way into banks and providing futuristic solutions for the banking sector. Assistant Governor at the Na...
October 23, 2019
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“Putin Is The Most Influential Person In Blockchain”, Claims Binance CEO

Changpeng Zhao, who is the CEO of cryptocurrency exchange giant Binance, called Russian President Vladimir Putin to be the most...
October 23, 2019
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BW’S ‘To The Moon’ Launchpad Event To Witness Maccplus Official Listing

It is official that Maccplus would be listed on October 28th after the ToW Moon program, the launchpad event of BW Exchange. Se...
October 23, 2019
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Bunkertrace, A Blockchain A​nd DNA-Based Fuel Tracking Solution

Bunkertrace, a blockchain and DNA-based fuel tracking solution, is utilizing DNA markers to trace bunker fuel oil all through t...
October 22, 2019
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China’s Cyber Inspector Gives A Nod to 309 Blockchain Service Providers

The Cyberspace Administration of China published its second list of registered blockchain service providers. This administratio...
October 22, 2019
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“Would Stay Cautious on Libra Project”, Says Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman, reportedly stated that India would also be joining among others in remaining cau...
October 22, 2019
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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 Supporter Sent Death Threats To People Who Are Opposing

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”

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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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
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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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