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.

Northern Trust and IBM Pioneer Use of Blockchain for Private Equity Record-Keeping
February 22nd, 2017

The Chicago-based financial services provider is launching the first commercial application of the blockchain technology to administer private equity funds.

Daimler AG Joins Hyperledger Project as Premier Member
February 22nd, 2017

Daimler AG has become one of 115 members of the Hyperledger Project working on the creation of common distributed ledger technology.

IOTA, a Cryptoplatform for the Internet of Things, Will Debut at MWC 2017 Next Week
February 21st, 2017

The team behind IOTA is going to introduce the first decentralized blockless tokens for the Internet of Things that will allow users make transactions at zero fees.

‘Commercial Blockchains Just Two Years Away,’ Says Russia’s Largest Bank CEO
February 17th, 2017

The head of Russia’s leading bank unveiled his views on the future of the blockchain technology while speaking at the Real Estate Market Innovation Conference.

Blockchain Project Fermat Announces Alpha Release for the ‘Internet of People’
February 16th, 2017

The blockchain-enabled open source project developing the Internet of People reveals its ambitious roadmap for 2017.

KPMG And Microsoft Announce New ‘Blockchain Nodes’
February 16th, 2017

Together, the companies will develop and demonstrate the use cases that adopt blockchain technology to business propositions and processes.

Three Japanese Megabanks Invest in Country’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer
February 14th, 2017

Japanese banking giants are looking to invest in financial technology startups, as the government is promoting innovation in the competitive fintech market.

Microsoft, JP Morgan, Santander and Others to Form an Enterprise Ethereum Alliance
February 14th, 2017

The cooperation is expected to contribute significantly to the overall development of Ethereum.

BitFury Group Partners with Republic of Georgia to Secure Land Titles On the Blockchain Tech
February 13th, 2017

The Republic of Georgia is expanding the use of blockchain-based land-titling services, following a successful trial of land title registrations in the second half of 2016.

The Qtum Foundation Releases the Blockchain Economy Whitepaper
February 13th, 2017

Supported by reliable partners and third parties, Qtum aims to establish a smart contract hub, offering secure contract templates for a number of industries and use cases, such as supply chain management, telecommunications, IoT, social networking, and more.

Accenture Offers to Increase Blockchain Security
February 9th, 2017

Accenture develops a technology that focuses on the most questionable aspect of the blockchain – security.

Four Bitcoin Companies Launch Blockchain and Virtual Currency Association of India
February 9th, 2017

The Association aims to raise bitcoin awareness in the country and warn about the possible risks of investment and Ponzi schemes that use the cryptocurrency.

IBM Partners with Dubai Government for Blockchain-Based Trade and Logistics Solution
February 8th, 2017

IBM intends to use the Blockchain to improve the import and re-export process of goods in and out of Dubai.