Visa Partners With IBM To Launch Blockchain-Based Digital Identity System In Q1 2019

Visa Partners With IBM To Launch Blockchain-Based Digital Identity System In Q1 2019

Visa is readying its blockchain-based digital identity system for cross-border payments for launch in the first quarter of 2019. The system, dubbed Visa B2B Connect, will provide a blockchain-based digital identity solution for financial institutions to securely process cross-border payments. The system reportedly tokenizes sensitive business data – such as … Read the rest

Over 1/3rd Of Healthcare Executives Adopting Blockchain Technology Into Their Mainstream

Over the course of time we have witnessed a large number of industries and organizations adopting blockchain technology as its mainframe to offer solutions. And with its recent surge,  a recent PwC Health Research Institute survey revealed that nearly half of the healthcare executives are now planning on developing or … 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

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

Ukraine Electoral Commission Uses NEM Blockchain for Voting Trial

Ukraine’s Electoral Commission in a recent Facebook post revelead that they are working with NEM on a blockchain voting pilot. Oleksandr Stelmakh, head of the State Register at the Central Electoral Commission of Ukraine, appeared pleased with the ongoing tests, writing in the post that they are “continu[ing] a series … Read the rest

A New Alliance Established To Securely Track Precious Metal Trades Using Blockchain

A New Alliance Established To Securely Track Precious Metal Trades

Financial technology firm Paxos has formed a partnership with INTL FCStone Inc’s precious metals division. The department will now be using Paxos Confirmation Service — a tool built specifically for the precious metals arena — to instantly automate daily trade confirmations and reduce human error.

Paxos seeks to unlock capital … Read the rest