Blockchain

Blockchain is a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions that have ever been executed. It’s constantly growing as ‘completed’ blocks are added to it with a new set of recordings. The blocks are added to the blockchain in a linear, chronological order.

Davos 2017: The BitFury Group Launches ‘Global Blockchain Business Council’
January 20th, 2017

The group will provide a forum for cooperation and partnerships in the blockchain sphere and will help businesses to adopt the technology.

Overstock’s TØ to Expand Its Range of Services After Acquisition of Blue Ocean Technologies
January 18th, 2017

The partnership will expand the T0’s presence and range of services in the global financial ecosystem.

Major European Banks Form Blockchain-Based Consortium Named ‘Digital Trade Chain’
January 16th, 2017

Seven large banks are collaborating to make domestic and cross-border commerce easier for European small and medium-sized enterprises.

‘Make-or-Break Year’: Deloitte Launches Blockchain Lab in New York
January 12th, 2017

Deloitte is opening its second blockchain lab to focus on providing blockchain-powered solutions for its clients in the financial sector.

IBM Watson Health and FDA to Use Blockchain for Secure Exchange of Healthcare Data
January 12th, 2017

The companies have entered a two-year agreement aimed at the development of secure blockchain-based ways to exchange health data.

Bitcoin Price Falls 10% as China’s Central Bank Starts Investigation of Exchanges
January 11th, 2017

China’s central bank unveiled plans to more closely inspect operations of digital currency exchanges in an effort to curb the yuan’s outflow.

DTCC Wants to Rebuild $11 Trillion Worth of Credit Default Swaps with Blockchain
January 9th, 2017

Post-trade financial services company has announced it will soon start developing new blockchain-based platform for processing credit default swaps.

China Looks to Stem Outflows as Authorities Zero In On Bitcoin
January 9th, 2017

The Chinese government seriously intends to keep its money at home.

The Seam and IBM to Form Cotton Blockchain Consortium on Hyperledger Fabric
January 6th, 2017

The Seam is forming a new consortium in collaboration with IT giant IBM to provide distributed ledger solutions for the cotton businesses globally.

BitFury Group to Launch Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) in Davos This January
January 5th, 2017

Blockchain technology company Bitfury Group together with international law company Covington will launch a new blockchain advocacy group later this month.

Microsoft to Add Bitcoin Native Support to Excel on Desktop and Mobile This Year
January 4th, 2017

While bitcoin price continues to grow, IT giant is preparing to add native support for cruptocurrency format on its Microsoft Excel program in 2017.

‘Blockchain Will Move from Proof of Concept to Production in 2017,’ Says Market Intelligence Firm
January 4th, 2017

Greenwich Associates considers the blockchain to be one of the top market structure trends to develop in 2017.

Blockchain Project Hyperledger Wraps Up 2016 by Welcoming 8 New Members
December 29th, 2016

Hyperledger Project has not only exceeded 100 members for less than a year, but has met significant development milestones in 2016.