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Winners Emerge in the European Investment Bank (EIB) Blockchain Hackathon

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, Development, News

Winners Emerge in the European Investment Bank (EIB) Blockchain Hackathon

According to a Finextra report on August 13, 2018, a team of programmers from EY have won the distributed ledger technology (DLT) hackathon organized by the European Investment Bank (EIB) aimed at formulating fail-proof methods to redesign the transaction processing of commercial paper with blockchain technology. 56 Coders, 15 Countries, One Winner In a bid to revolutionize the old and…

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Payments App Skrill Introduces Cryptocurrency Trading for Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ether

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Payments App Skrill Introduces Cryptocurrency Trading for Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ether

Skrill, the popular online payments processor firm that enables users to send and receive money seamlessly over the internet, has now added support for bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, and litecoin, to make life easier for users and retain its customers. As announced by the firm on July 25, 2018, holders of the Skrill wallet will now be able to buy or…

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United Nations To Explore Opportunities Within the Burgeoning Blockchain Sector

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United Nations To Explore Opportunities Within the Burgeoning Blockchain Sector

After consultations with more than 120 member states, industries, and civil societies, António Guterres, the United Nations Secretary-General, has inaugurated a 20-man panel of technology experts charged with exploring such new opportunities in the digital space as the blockchain technology. Blockchain for World Unity The United Nations, led by Antonio Guterres is looking to formulate ways to utilize the blockchain in…

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Movie on the Blockchain: Qtum-Powered “No Postage Necessary,” Purchasable with Bitcoin

Category: Adoption, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, News

Movie on the Blockchain: Qtum-Powered “No Postage Necessary,” Purchasable with Bitcoin

From Finance to Entertainment down to the health sector, blockchain technology is blazing the trail. Arguably the first movie released using distributed ledger technology (DLT), “No Postage Necessary” – an indie comedy shot on a costly 35mm film is available for purchase with bitcoin and can be viewed via the Qtum Vevue blockchain-powered app. No Postage Necessary “No Postage Necessary,”…

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Traditional Finance Industry is Spending $1.7 Billion Every Year on Building Blockchain

Category: Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Tech

Traditional Finance Industry is Spending $1.7 Billion Every Year on Building Blockchain

According to a study by Greenwich Associates, a management consulting firm founded in 1972, the traditional finance industry spends more than $1.7 billion on a yearly basis on building blockchain-related protocols, platforms, and products. $10 Million a Year The budget of blockchain development by major banks and financial institutions has increased by around 67 percent on average since 2017. The…

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Playing Soon: A Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin Show on a Radio near You

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Playing Soon: A Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin Show on a Radio near You

Cryptocurrencies and their underlying distributed ledger technology (DLT) are increasingly appearing in pop culture. While television and online social websites have their share of cryptocurrency media, the radio will soon witness a particular slot on the emerging asset class in an industry first. “Get in the Game” With Cryptomania Dubbed “Cryptomania – Bitcoin & Beyond,” the weekly show will air…

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Bank of Thailand to Adopt Blockchain Technology

Category: Blockchain, Finance, News, Regulation, Tech

Bank of Thailand to Adopt Blockchain Technology

Dr. Veerathai Santiprabhob, the Governor of the Bank of Thailand, announced the South East Asian country would use blockchain technology to improve existing banking applications. Blockchain Technology Gaining Momentum Santiprabhob made the announcement on June 5, 2018, at the Nomura Investment Forum in Singapore where he also expanded on the details in his Keynote Address concerning the Thai Economy and…

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IOTA and Largest Financial Group in Norway Collaborate to Explore Tangle Solutions

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IOTA and Largest Financial Group in Norway Collaborate to Explore Tangle Solutions

IOTA has announced a partnership with Den Norske Bank (DNB) to explore useful solutions for Tangle Technology. IOTA revealed the collaboration via a press release on the IOTA Foundation website on May 31, 2018. Details of the Partnership The Norwegian is the largest financial group in the country with the market capitalization of $32 billion. IOTA and DNB plan to…

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Russia Supreme Court: Embargo Placed on Bitcoin Website Must Be Reviewed

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Russia Supreme Court: Embargo Placed on Bitcoin Website Must Be Reviewed

Russia’s stance on bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, in general, remains very unclear. While the authoritarian nation has embraced the gospel of distributed ledger technology (DLT) wholeheartedly, the story is not the same for the monetary applications that rest on top of blockchain protocols. Bitcoin not Legal Tender It all began in 2016 when bitcoin became a forbidden fruit in Russia. As…

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Federal Reserve Looks Into Implementation of the Blockchain

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Federal Reserve Looks Into Implementation of the Blockchain

On December 7, the Federal Reserve of the United States released an official research paper on blockchain entitled “Distributed ledger technology in payments, clearing, and settlement.” The study mainly entailed the practicality of the blockchain and the technology’s potential in the traditional financial industry. Over the past two years, banks, financial institutions, technology corporations and investment firms have spent billions…

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