Growth Of IBM/Maersk Platform Proves Blockchain Is Upending Global Trade

Growth Of IBM/Maersk Platform Proves Blockchain Is Upending Global Trade

Back in January, IBM and Maersk announced a joint company to create a more efficient and secure process for conducting global trade that leverages blockchain technology. This week, they revealed that 94 organizations have joined the blockchain platform so far, demonstrating that the buzzed-about blockchain is indeed making an impact. … Read the rest

Say Hello To The Wikipedia’s Competitor – Everipedia Supported By Blockchain

Say Hello To The Wikipedia's Competitor - Everipedia Supported By Blockchain

The mainnet for decentralized encyclopedia startup Everipedia is now live. The blockchain-based Wikipedia competitor announced its launch, allowing users to earn its IQ tokens for adding or editing articles to the platform. These tokens, in turn, will let users participate and vote on network governance issues. Everipedia’s developers hope that … Read the rest

Chinese Banks to Increase Investments in Blockchain And Fintech

Chinese Banks to Increase Investments in Blockchain And Fintech

The commercial, state-run Bank of China announced its plans to invest further in fintech innovation, according to local news outlet. The bank’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), Liu Qiuwan, has revealed plans to increase the company’s investments in research and development technologies such as blockchain, IoT and fintech. Investment in the … Read the rest

Blockchain Startup Enables Litecoin Transactions via Telegram Messenger

Litecoin (LTC) transactions are now available via encrypted messenger app Telegram. The new Litecoin feature Lite.im was developed by blockchain startup Zulu Republic. Based in Zug, Switzerland, the firm develops decentralized applications and is an ecosystem of digital platforms built on the Ethereum blockchain. The new Litecoin feature will enable … Read the rest

Best Countries To Start Your Blockchain Business Projects

The various steps taken by governments and regulators have established something very widely known as ‘cryptocurrency havens’. Nations are now looking to try to attract fintech and blockchain projects to their shores, in the hope of using a potential financial revolution to boost their own agendas. Here are some of … Read the rest