Blockchain

China Announces New Regulatory Authority to Certify Digital Payments, Blockchain Products

China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, will certify 11 types of financial technology hardware and software that are widely used for digital payment and blockchain services with its new verification system called the Certification of Fintech Products.

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Senate Holds Hearing on Digital Currencies, Blockchain

A decade after Bitcoin and blockchain made their debut, the US Senate has finally gotten around to holding a hearing on potential regulatory frameworks for digital currencies.

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Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) Market: Influential Factors Determining the Trajectory of the Market

Blockchain as a service (BaaS) allows enterprises to use cloud services for building, hosting, and deploying their own blockchain apps, agreements, and utilities. The cloud service provider supports all operations to keep the infrastructure responsive and functional.

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Patenting Trends in Blockchain Innovations

Blockchain technology adoption has increased rapidly in recent years. The proliferation of tools for big data analysis and artificial intelligence based processing pushes organizations to collect and make available large amounts of data.

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Google Makes Big Move Into Blockchain With New Partnership

Google Makes Big Move into Blockchain with New Partnership Search engine giant Google recently made it known that it was partnering up with a startup called Chainlink. This suggests that the tech company is making even bigger moves into the blockchain, which should be of no surprise.

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Where Blockchain Adoption by Governments and the Private Sector Stands

On June 5, leaders from government and industry will gather for the annual non-profit ACT-IAC Emerging Technology Forum in Washington, DC. A lineup of state, federal and international leaders will share insights about blockchain technology, both regarding government adoption of it and government regulation of the private sectors use of it.

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IBM Gets Banks Onboard for Blockchain-based Payment System

IBM’s blockchain-based real-time global payments network has begun rollout, with several banks also committing to issue their own stable coins on the platform. First unveiled last year, IBM Blockchain World Wire provide banks with a means to simultaneously clear and settle near real-time payments transactions across borders.

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Permissioned Blockchain: Too Many Compromises, or a Private Database Solution?

Tibor Tarabek,is Chief Data Officer at FUERGY, a unique AI-powered device that utilizes blockchain to help users optimize energy consumption, maximize energy efficiency participate in the energy market. Industrial giant Siemens is one of the more recent corporations to join the likes of Standard Chartered in unlocking blockchain’s potential.

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Credit Scoring and Blockchain – New Rating Agencies to Emerge

Credit scoring is a system that figures out a borrower’s rating using mathematical methods. The personal data of the person or organization, credit history and statistics on borrowers with similar conditions are taken as parameters for such calculations.

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New Blockchain Technology From IBM to Help Credit Unions

Blockchain is a revolutionary technology which is celebrated by many. It has significantly impacted many industries. The uses, benefits, and next steps of the technology are being discussed in the ongoing Blockchain Week NYC. IBM just signed a new partnership deal with CULedger.

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Overcoming Blockchain’s Barriers in the Banking World

Make no mistake: Blockchain technology stands as a promising disruptor for dozens of current industries, and an enabler of change that will bring forth new opportunities and revenue streams for financial institutions, realtors, retailers and more.

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How the Blockchain Ushers in a New Form of Trust – Knowledge@Wharton

Blockchain is one of the biggest buzzwords in technology today. But confusion exists about what it is exactly: The blockchain is often mentioned in the same breath as bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but it encompasses far more than that.

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