Samsung Mulling Over The Possibilities Of Using Blockchain For Tracking Global Shipments

The world’s biggest maker of smartphones and semiconductors may use the technology behind cryptocurrencies to manage its vast global supply network. Samsung Electronics Co. is considering a blockchain ledger system to keep track of global shipments worth tens of billion of dollars a year, according to Song Kwang-woo, the blockchain … Read the rest

Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro Honored With The Satoshi Nakamoto Award In Russia

Amidst all the existing problems faced by the country, Venezuela had little to cheer about when the country’s own cryptocurrency – EL Petro won the much famed Satoshi Nakamoto Prize from the Russian Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Association for its ‘outstanding contribution to the development of the blockchain industry’, according to … Read the rest

Japan Offers Limitless Opportunities For Firms Exploring The Cryptocurrency Market

Japan is quickly becoming a global center for blockchain ventures and cryptocurrency firms. Despite the region’s colorful history– the local authorities see merit in these new technologies in the global cryptocurrency industry. Major local conglomerates have begun to enter the sector, with some of them operating cryptocurrency exchanges.

Japan stands … Read the rest

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser Sends A Compelling Message To Companies Developing And Testing Driverless Technology

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser on Monday sent a  message to companies developing and testing driverless technology: The city is opening its doors to them. Bowser said she is creating a work group and directing it to “proactively prepare the District” for autonomous vehicle technologies. The group includes members from … Read the rest

MSU Conducts A Formal Research On How Autonomous Vehicles Will Impact Jobs In The Future

The American Center for Mobility, located between Detroit and Ann Arbor in Ypsilanti Township, is collaborating with Michigan State University and Texas A&M Transportation Institute to look at the impacts of autonomous vehicles on transportation jobs and future skills training.

The study will look at driving-related jobs including professional truck … Read the rest