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​Commonwealth Bank and Wells Fargo Сlaim the World’s First International Trade Using Blockchain Tech
October 24th, 2016

The first blockchain-based transaction to ship cotton to China from the United States has taken place between banks.

R3’s Banking Blockchain Platform Corda to Be Open-Source
October 21st, 2016

R3 CEV has created its blockchain-based platform Corda specially for financial sphere.

Stripe Unveils Radar to Detect E-Commerce Fraud Behavior
October 19th, 2016

Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.

Smart Contracts Company Symbiont Releases Enterprise-Ready Distributed Ledger
October 18th, 2016

The distributed ledger, called Assembly, is the first one that can be used in institutional finance.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Wants to Kill Cash with Apple Pay Because ‘Consumers Don’t Like It’
October 18th, 2016

Tim Cook has revealed many future plans for Asia, intention to capitalize on artificial intelligence and desire to create a cashless society during a recent interview.

Ecobee Launches New ecobee3 Lite HomeKit Thermostat
October 17th, 2016

Canadian smart thermostat provider has launched a more affordable version of its ecobee3 thermostat that will still offer most of its main features.

How Quantum Computers Can Affect Bitcoin
October 16th, 2016

Computer scientists predict that the appearance of quantum computers can result in bitcoin’s demise.

ICICI Bank and Emirates NBD Conduct India’s First Banking Transactions on Blockchain
October 14th, 2016

ICICI Bank concludes that blockchain enables almost instant transactions that take several minutes.

Japan Wants to Drop 8% Sales Tax on Buying Bitcoins
October 13th, 2016

Japan authorities make a step as the country is the only one among the Group of Seven leading industrial economies that taxes bitcoin purchases.

Bitcoin Price Jumped to 10-Week High as Chinese Yuan Hits 6-Year Low
October 12th, 2016

The value of digital currency surged to a 10-week high on October 11, following the devaluation of the Chinese currency that led to a growing bitcoin demand.

California Space Center Unveils Copernic, a Blockchain System for the Space Economy
October 11th, 2016

The creation of Copernic, a unique blockchain-based management system, is an important step for the future space economy and ecosystem.

Internet of Things May Provoke Large Scale Attacks in the Near Future
October 11th, 2016

Security remains the main issue within the IoT industry that need to be addressed, taking into account the recent hacking attack powered by compromised IoT devices.

TechCrunch Launches New Series ‘Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain’
October 11th, 2016

The six-episode series will focus on bitcoin future and people behind the cryptocurrency.