Blockchain News

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.

Microsoft Teams Up with Tierion to Develop Attestations and Blockchain Proof Technology
January 30th, 2017

Together, the companies will explore how attestations could serve the needs of developers and organizations.

People’s Bank of China Launches Research Institute to Study Blockchain Technology
January 30th, 2017

The institute will focus on the ability of the blockchain to settle real-time transactions in a secure and fast way.

Deutsche Börse Announces Blockchain Concept for Risk Free Cash Transfer
January 24th, 2017

Deutsche Börse Group actively participates in the blockchain area and aims to explore more new business opportunities with the disruptive technology.

Deloitte is Officially Launching Blockchain Lab in Dublin
January 24th, 2017

The new laboratory is staffed with 25 blockchain developers and designers working to transform the way digital services are provided.

Blockchain Platform ChronoBank Prepares to Launch LaborX Exchange
January 23rd, 2017

The project aims to transform the way people find work and are rewarded for their labour.

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.