Since the start of 2018, blockchain and cryptocurrencies have garnered a lot of attention from notable individuals and influential organizations. The latest business giant to show interest is social media giant Facebook. Coinbase’s David Marcus officially announced his resignation...
Microsoft's recent announcement of launching Ethereum on Azure might be one of the biggest, a most potent sponsorship of a particular blockchain in the history of this technology. Additionally, the tech giant also announced a new algorithm for it,...
Intercontinental Exchange, the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, announced this week the development of Bakkt, a new company that will create a cryptocurrency ecosystem. The platform is expected to launch in November 2018 and will make...
A few months ago, millions of baby milk products were recalled from the market. Following this news, Nestle, along with Walmart and other food-related organizations, are now getting ready to use blockchain to ensure consumer safety. New blockchain developments...
IBM has teamed up with CLS and large banks to develop LedgerConnect, which will put several important services that banks routinely use on a distributed ledger. IBM-Led Partnership With Banks to Develop LedgerConnect IBM has announced a partnership with market infrastructure...
NEM is continuing its Asian expansion with a new deal with the Philippines' CEZA, as well as new blockchain hubs in Australia and New Zealand. Philippines' CEZA Signs Memorandum of Understanding With NEM A special economic zone in the Philippines known...
Blockchain Suggested For Vaccine Data Storage After Chinese Pharmaceutical Scandal  Chinese pharmaceutical company Changsheng Biotechnology Co is now under investigation after production data for a Rabies vaccine has been falsified. Outraged mothers throughout the country have spoken out and are...
Switzerland's government has expressed concern about its largest banks refusing to serve startups in the cryptocurrency and blockchain niche. While banks may fear the possibility of giving their competition a leg up, Switzerland is concerned about possibly losing its...
This week, Barclays Bank UK filed three patents to the US Patent & Trademark Office. All three patents were related to the use of digital currencies and blockchain technology. This makes Barclays Bank the latest banking institution to show...
Banks around the world seem to be gradually embracing blockchain technology, as they can't deny its usefulness and practicality anymore. New Zealand's SBS Bank is the latest one in the mix. Ever since blockchain technology made its presence felt, it has...

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