Here’s How Blockchain Will Remove Inefficiencies in Global Mining Supply Chains

By | September 20, 2018

Here’s How Blockchain Will Remove Inefficiencies in Global Mining Supply Chains A report published yesterday by international law firm White & Case claims that blockchain technology could help improve transparency and remove inefficiencies from the global mining supply chain. It states that the industry’s adoption of the innovation backing Bitcoin is a matter of “when, not if.” Blockchain… Read More »

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QUANTA launches Quanta Chain, a public blockchain infrastructure to provide instant liquidity for million of tokens, with under 1 second latency

By | September 20, 2018

QUANTA launches Quanta Chain, a public blockchain infrastructure to provide instant liquidity for million of tokens, with under 1 second latency Singapore, September 2018 – QUANTA Chain, the public blockchain infrastructure 15x times faster than Ethereum, has gone live. The platform is built on key innovative foundations, including cross-chain order architecture and fast order-book based on memory ledger, enabling… Read More »

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Consortium of Swiss Investors Launch Blockchain Incubator with $100 Million Goal

By | September 20, 2018

Consortium of Swiss Investors Launch Blockchain Incubator with $100 Million Goal Switzerland-based consortium Crypto Valley Venture Capital (CV VC) has launched a blockchain incubator with a $100 million goal, swissinfo.ch reported September 20. CV VC has reportedly launched its initial incubator dubbed “Genesis Hub” in the canton of Zug, also known as Switzerland’s Crypto Valley. The Crypto Valley… Read More »

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UN Women to Use Blockchain Technology in Refugee Work Program in Jordan

By | September 20, 2018

UN Women to Use Blockchain Technology in Refugee Work Program in Jordan UN Women — a United Nations entity for gender equality and empowering women — will use blockchain technology for cash transfers in Jordanian refugee camps, according to a UN press release September 18. Per the announcement, UN Women in partnership with the World Food Programme (WFP)… Read More »

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Streaming Platform for Gamers Starts Public Beta Testing of Its Own Blockchain

By | September 20, 2018

Streaming Platform for Gamers Starts Public Beta Testing of Its Own Blockchain On Sept. 19, the Play2Live streaming platform for gamers and esports fans has officially announced the launch of the open beta testing of their blockchain streaming platform to the general public. The new blockchain platform aims to let participants benefit from monetization schemes — involving streamers,… Read More »

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How Blockchain Transforms the Gaming Industry

By | September 20, 2018

How Blockchain Transforms the Gaming Industry Blockchain has transformed the nature of online lottery. No longer is it a closed community controlled by the select few. The values of shared responsibility, complete transparency and scam-proof reliability have already permeated the industry. Companies like Bitplay Club set a new trend in the world of online games. This lottery operator… Read More »

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Oil Giants And Major Banks Collaborate on Ethereum Blockchain Commodity Trading Platform

By | September 20, 2018

Oil Giants And Major Banks Collaborate on Ethereum Blockchain Commodity Trading Platform September 19, 2018 11:58 PM Commodity traders, including Shell and Mercuria, are collaborating with a number of international banks to create a blockchain-based trade finance platform they hope will become the standard for the commodity trading industry. Based in Geneva, komgo SA is an Ethereum-based ConsenSys… Read More »

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Poland’s Top Bank to Launch Blockchain Platform for Document Management Within ‘Days’

By | September 20, 2018

Poland’s Top Bank to Launch Blockchain Platform for Document Management Within ‘Days’ Poland’s largest bank will launch a blockchain solution for its customer documents via a partnership with UK-based Coinform “in the coming days,” the parties confirmed in a press release Thursday, September 20. Part of a drive to enhance security of customer data, PKO Bank Polski will… Read More »

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New York University Offers Major in Blockchain Technology

By | September 19, 2018

New York University Offers Major in Blockchain Technology New York University (NYU) has reportedly become the “first” university in the U.S. to offer students a major in blockchain technology, CBS New York reported September 18. The program will reportedly be provided by the NYU Stern School of Business, which was also a pioneer in offering undergraduate courses in… Read More »

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R3 Partners With Dutch Tech Company to Pilot Blockchain-Based Digital IDs

By | September 19, 2018

R3 Partners With Dutch Tech Company to Pilot Blockchain-Based Digital IDs Blockchain consortium R3 has deployed a digital ID application developed by Dutch digital security company Gemalto on the latest version of the Corda Platform, according to an announcement published September 18. Corda is an open-source blockchain-powered platform developed for financial establishments by R3 in collaboration with more… Read More »

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