Blockchain

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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How Airlines Are Using Blockchain to Unlock Frequent Flier Miles

Who doesnt have a small pile of unused airline loyalty points in a frequent flyer account? If you fly occasionally for leisure, chances are you havent earned enough points to do anything meaningful with them, like buying an actual flight ticket. Plus, there are the laborious redemption processes, some with convoluted restrictions.

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Blockchain and the 4th Industrial Revolution

Humankind is approaching a new industrial revolution. Unlike the previous three, it will impact every industry and interact between the digital, physical and even biological worlds while approaching at a neck-breaking speed due to the unprecedented amount of breakthroughs.

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First Ever Blockchain Bank to Be Established in Malaysia

Bynbsp Rishma Banerjee As per reports, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, CGCX.io in collaboration with two other organizations, Archipelago Group, and IBH Capital, is set to launch the first ever physical blockchain bank in Labuan, Malaysia’s federal territory.

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ArcBlock Expands Blockchain Development Platform Availability on Microsoft Azure Cloud

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — , the leading blockchain 3.0 platform for DApps and blockchain services, announced that it has strengthened its relationship with Microsoft Azure by expanding the availability of its blockchain development framework into the Azure Cloud Partner Network.

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