Blockchain Startup Raises $12M Series A to Turn Brands Into Cellular Networks

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Stratis Turns More Advanced and DeFi Friendly With the STRAX Blockchain Launch

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Airbnb’s IPO Prospectus Says Firm May Consider Crypto and Blockchain

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Ripple General Counsel Says US Dangerously Close to Losing Global Edge in Crypto and Blockchain Technology

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Can Blockchain Technology Eradicate Voting And Election Issues? MIT Says No

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ConsenSys Has Acquired The Blockchain Toolkit Developer Truffle Suite

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Inter-Blockchain Swap Protocol Swingby Cements 24-Hour Subscription Offering on ProBit Exchange

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IBM Developing Blockchain Network to Track Sustainability in the Fashion Industry

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Samsung Will Use The Blockchain to Protect The Files Shared by Its Users

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COVID-19 popularized decentralization, but blockchain may not catch on

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IBM Scores Patent on Proposed Blockchain Consensus for Transactions in Multiplayer Games

Tech giant IBM has been granted a patent on a blockchain-based consensus model envisioned for use…

Introducing MoonDeFi, a New Part of Decentralized Finance » NullTX

16th November 2020 – Centralized exchanges have been the backbone of the cryptocurrency market for years.…

IBM targets sustainable fashion with latest blockchain partnership

IBM’s foray into the blockchain ecosystem is deepening with a new partnership to track supply chains…

VeChain (VET), Blue Bite Join Forces to Make Blockchain Adoption Easier

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Blockchain Bites: Data Unions. Hard Forks. And One Citi Analyst’s Case for $300K BTC.

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IBM’s new gaming patent envisions using blockchain consensus in an MMO

IBM scored a new patent last week that hints at potential uses of blockchain-based consensus in…

IBM Enters Partnership For Blockchain-Based Sustainable Clothing

IBM stands as a global tech giant, and has recently made a partnership with KAYA&KATO. This…

$3 billion blockchain bond sale delayed ‘until further notice’

The listing of China Construction Bank’s blockchain-based debt issuance bonds has been delayed “at the request…

Blockchain Voting Systems Are Untrustworthy, MIT Cybersecurity Experts Say

Amidst the ongoing discussions of the results of the presidential election, a group of researchers has…

Private Share, Samsung’s blockchain-based app

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IBM is bringing blockchain to fashion industry

IBM has developed a blockchain network for the fashion industry in partnership with KAYA&KATO. The network…

Microsoft Exec Joins Blockchain Gaming Platform Enjin to Lead Enterprise Push

Blockchain gaming platform Enjin is launching a bid to attract more enterprise business and it’s hired…

IBM Enters a Blockchain-Focused Partnership Aimed at the Clothing Industry

Tech giant IBM is partnering up with the textile company KAYA&KATO to create a blockchain-based network…

No Trust For Blockchain-Based Voting From MIT Cybersecurity Experts

It seems this festive season involves questioning all sorts of election processes. While the US elections…

MIT researchers: Blockchain-based voting may introduce more problems to electronic voting

MIT researchers said electronic and blockchain-based voting is poised for serious failure. They argued that physical…

BCH Collectibles: RPG Blockchain Game Built on Bitcoin Cash Completes Flipstarter Campaign

In the near future, a non-fungible token collectible game is coming to the Bitcoin Cash ecosystem.…

MIT cybersecurity experts do not trust blockchain-based voting systems

While certain parties in the United States continue to challenge the integrity of the election process,…

New MIT Paper Rejects Blockchain-Based Voting Systems

As media outlets waited to announce a winner until the Saturday following the election day, calls…

岩手銀行がIBM Blockchain Platformを利用して電子契約実証実験を開始 | あたらしい経済

岩手銀行がIBM Blockchain Platformを利用して電子契約実証実験を開始 株式会社岩手銀行がブロックチェーンを活用して、マイナンバーカードとスマートフォンによる電子契約の実証実験を開始したことを11月13日発表した。 この実証実験には株式会社フィッティングハブ(FTH)、日本アイ・ビー・エム株式会社(日本IBM)、日本電気株式会社(NEC)が提供する電子契約実証実験環境において行われる。スキーム全体の管理をFTHが行い、電子契約には日本IBMが提供するブロックチェーン技術「IBM Blockchain Platform」とNECが提供するマイナンバーカード認証サービスを利用するとのことだ。 岩手銀行は昨今急速に高まるペーパーレス、押印レス、非対面ビジネスへの社会的ニーズに対応するため、政府が普及促進を進めているマイナンバーカードを活用し、幅広いお客さまに簡単で確実な電子契約環境を提供することを目指している。今回の実証実験においては法人契約をマイナンバーカードとスマートフォンで実現し、ICカードや電子証明書の管理を不要とする独自のスキームを提唱し、他行、他社、関係機関への参加を広く呼びかけ、検証を進めていく予定とのこと。 なお岩手銀行は電子交付サービスについて既にブロックチェーン技術を活用しており、今回の実証実験では電子書類の署名付与にマイナンバーカードを利用する方式を検証するものであるとのこと。 この実証実験は11月からシステム環境を構築し、2021年4月から9月までの期間にて岩手銀行が提唱する新たなスキームの有効性について検証を実施するとのこと。 …

Bitcoin Movement launches collection of blockchain-backed streetwear designed by Zuby

On Friday, the online retail store Bitcoin Movement (BTCMVMNT), launched a limited edition streetwear line featuring…