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Tech Firm Raises $45 Million To Build A “Privacy First,” Based Cloud Blockchain

Tech Firm Raises $45 Million To Build A "Privacy First," Based Cloud Blockchain

Oasis Labs has raised $45 million to build a “privacy-first” cloud computing platform with blockchain technology. The Berkeley, California based company is designing a platform to overcome the performance, security, and privacy limitations that have hampered blockchain adoption to date. The aim is to make blockchain, a distributed secure ledger … Read the rest

Blockchain Scripts A New Chapter for Automotive Industry

Blockchain Scripts A New Chapter for Automotive Industry

Blockchain technology, which has already disrupted the financial services and supply chain industries, has at last arrived in the auto industry. Since the advent of cars, the automotive industry has always embraced technological advances, but the pace of change has accelerated so rapidly that auto original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide … Read the rest

Facebook Hops Onto The Blockchain Train With The Appointment Of A New Engineering Director

Facebook Hops Onto The Blockchain Train With The Appointment Of A New Engineering Director

Things have finally settled for Facebook, with regards to blockchain technology. After much probing, the social media giant finally gave in by hiring a new lead dedicated to its upcoming blockchain division. Evan Cheng, one of Facebook’s senior engineers, has been appointed to the position of “director of engineering, blockchain”, … Read the rest

$150 Billion-Valued Ant Financial Makes a Big Bet on Blockchain Technology

$150 Billion-Valued Ant Financial Makes a Big Bet on Blockchain Technology

Jack Ma-led Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba’s fintech conglomerate Ant Financial considers blockchain technology as one of the five key technologies that will dominate every industry in the long-term. In terms of immutability and decentralization, blockchain technology in its current form is impeccable. It is able to process sensitive data and … Read the rest