blockchain

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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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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Can Dubai Become the First Blockchain Powered City by 2020?

When we think of Dubai, we think of Arab billionaire lifestyles, 6-star hotels, and awe-inspiring skyscrapers. But did you know that plans are in place to turn Dubai into the first blockchain-powered city by 2020? The Director-General of Smart Dubai, Dr.

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Online Advertisers Embrace Blockchain to Fight Fraud

IBM Corp., Toyota Corp., and a growing number of startups are using blockchains to try to crack down on online advertising fraud. The complexity of online advertising and the struggle to track ad spending has allowed fraudsters to avoid being caught, attorneys told Bloomberg Law.

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How Blockchain May Kill the Password

Imagine a company that can verify the background of a new employee and onboard them with the click of a single virtual button, or a banking customer who can verify their identity for a loan without exposing personally identifiable information – again with a click of a button.

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Thai Government Agency Develops Blockchain Tech for Elections Voting

A Thailand government agency has developed a blockchain-based solution that’s set to digitalize elections voting in the country.

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Wyoming ‘Financial Technology Sandbox’ Bill Seeks to Boost Blockchain and Fintech Innovation – TokenPost

Wyoming ‘financial technology sandbox’ bill seeks to boost blockchain and fintech innovation A bill has been introduced in Wyoming’s state legislature to establish financial technology sandbox in order to boost innovation in this space.

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GlobalData: Blockchain Is the Missing Link to Transform Electric Power Industry

The highly regulated electric power industry is in need of enablers to move away from traditional business models with complex operating structures. Blockchain technology is one such to create a paradigm shift in the industry towards a more decentralized and transactional environment, according to GlobalData.

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Switzerland Takes New Direction in Crypto and Blockchain Regulation

The Swiss government wants to adjust its existing financial laws to the needs of the blockchain sector with a view to support its development.

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UAE Finalizing ICO and Blockchain Regulations: Mid-2019 Target

The United Arab Emirates regulatory body has approved ICO tokens as securities and a completed framework will be available in the small middle eastern country in the middle of next year, according to a report in local news outlet TheNational.ae.

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Blockchain Technology Tipped to Boost New Zealand’s IT Exports: Report

Earnings from New Zealand’s third-biggest export sector, information technology, could be boosted significantly by distributed ledger technology. According to a report released by New Zealand’s innovation agency, Callaghan Innovation, there is ample room for growth in the sector if the country embraces blockchain technology.

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Binance Announces Plan to Launch Binancechain

Binances CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ), has recently revealed plans to launch Binancechain. The announcement was formalized through the companys Twitter account: The company is claiming that this would help in getting a wider adoption of the DLT apart from the obvious result of extending the Binance ecosystem even further.

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