China’s Largest Bank ICBC to design blockchain-based Certificate Issuing System

China’s largest Bank, ICBC to design blockchain-based Certificate Issuing System

One of China’s largest state-owned bank, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is looking at the possibility of developing a system to...

First Atomic Swap Between Bitcoin and Ethereum executed by Altcoin Exchange

    Altcoin Exchange, a decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform announced on October 7, 2017, that it has successfully executed the first atomic transfer between Bitcoin and...
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Zangll Vacation Home Startup Using Blockchain

A new platform for vacation rentals called Zangll aims to use blockchain technology to ensure hosts, as well as their property, are always getting...
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Switzerland is the Number 1 blockchain-friendly country in Europe

Switzerland has been named the most blockchain-friendly country in Europe by the Blockchain Conference Europe 2018. Study results released at the event website identified...
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Salesforce, 11 others join Blockchain Research Institute

Blockchain Research Institute (BRI), a multi-million dollar global blockchain collaboration, recently welcomed over 12 new members including major banks like BPC Banking Technology, Raiffeisen...

Risks associated with blockchain technology: Legal, privacy and security concerns when...

What are the legal risks while using blockchain technology? The adoption of blockchain technology is taking place at a faster pace. The problem is most...
Blockchain Technology has been used to ship Oil for the first time in China - Blockchain News

Blockchain Technology has been used to ship Oil for the first...

Blockchain Technology has once again found application in the shipping industry. Chinese largest energy company Sinochem Corporation has successfully shipped a cargo of gasoline...
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Japan’s Third-Largest Electric Provider To Test Bitcoin On Lighting

The third largest provider of electricity in Japan makes plans to try out a promising payment technology with Bitcoin. Chubu Electric Power has recently entered...
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Cisco To Track IoT Devices Using Blockchain

With devices powering the Internet of Things (IoT) becoming more and more popular, it has become necessary to protect them against hacking and...
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US State of West Virginia Will Pioneer a Voting System Powered...

The West Virginia Secretary of State’s Office is pioneering a secure military mobile voting solution for the upcoming May 8th Primary Election. The new...

Blockchain Technology: Lufthansa comes on board; partners in ICO with Winding...

Aviation giant, Lufthansa group has announced a partnership with blockchain-based travel distribution Start-up, Winding Tree. The Swiss Start-up is a B2B platform, a decentralized...
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Blockchain Proof of Concepts Can Now Be Developed Quickly at Affordable...

Companies that want to incorporate blockchain technology, and blockchain startups can now benefit from the IBM starter kit for blockchain developers. The platform was...
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Dutch Rabobank’s “Moonshot” Project – Rabobit Cryptocurrency Wallet

Multinational Bank and Financial Service Company, Rabobank could be planning to release its own cryptocurrency wallet, Rabobit. The Dutch bank known for its efforts in...

Etisalat, Telefónica, others join Telecoms Blockchain Group, CBSG

Carrier Blockchain Study Group (CBSG) announced on Friday that five multinational telecoms companies have joined the consortium in a bid to build a next-gen...

Royal Bank Of Canada Makes Move to Use Blockchain Technology For...

The Royal Bank of Canada develops an interest in blockchain technology for automating credit scores. On Thursday, a patent application was released. It outlined the...

Western Union and Saudi Central Bank to test Ripple’s blockchain solution...

Ripple Company has completed separate partnership agreements for its Blockchain last week. Saudi Arabia’s central bank and popular money transfer company, Western Union, both...

Russia’s largest bank Sberbank to open cryptocurrency exchange in Europe (BTC,...

Sberbank is gearing up to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. The business of cryptocurrency exchanges is becoming more and more lucrative for traditional companies. The...

Former IMF Chief Economist Kenneth Rogoff believes Bitcoin would collapse

Kenneth Rogoff, currently a Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Harvard University was the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from...
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Initial Coin Offerings To Be A Topic Of Discussion For The...

Cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings are on the list for discussion by a subcommittee of the United States Financial Services Committee in the House...
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Swissquote Launches Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Certificate

An increasing number of banks and financial institutions are introducing products which are based on cryptocurrencies. The latest to join the list is Swissquote...