ConsenSys Launches Academy with Developer Challenge

Global blockchain specialist firm ConsenSys has announced the launch of its ConsenSys Academy with the 2017 Challenge, a highly selective and immersive experience. ConsenSys is focused primarily on Ethereum building dApps, developer tools, and...

Luxembourg Blockchain Actors Advance Blockchain Adoption

On the 18th May, 11 private actors and the State of Luxembourg incorporated the non-profit Infrachain a.s.b.l., dedicated to advance the adoption curve of blockchain solutions in a trusted and compliant-aware manner. The private...

Starta ICO Announces Crowdsale for VC Vehicle

Starta Accelerator, an early-stage investor and business incubator, is holding a crowdsale to secure funding to help start-up tech companies expand into the US. The aim of the project is both to help undervalued...

IBM Accelerator Program to Boost Blockchain Adoption for Enterprises

IBM has announced the IBM Blockchain Founder Accelerator to help enterprises and enterprise developers take blockchain networks into production faster. The accelerator provides expertise and support across the technology, legal and business considerations of...

IBM and Santiago Exchange Deliver Securities Lending Blockchain Solution

IBM and Chile's Santiago Exchange have announced a partnership to introduce blockchain technology across the country's financial sector. The agreement makes the Santiago Exchange the first stock market in Latin America to apply IBM...

BlockEx and Winston & Strawn Bring Blockchain to Bond Issuance

BlockEx, an institutional grade exchange, has partnered with international law firm Winston & Strawn LLP, to create standardized templates for approximately 90% of the legal documentation required for bond issuance. These smart contracts will...

IBM Watson and Blockchain Help Banks Streamline Customer Identification

IBM has announced that Signzy Technologies Pvt. Ltd, a financial technology company based in Bangalore, India, is using IBM Watson and IBM Blockchain services to develop a digital trust platform that cuts the identity...

IOTA Ecosystem Fund Promotes Proof of Concept Development

IOTA has announced the ‘IOTA Ecosystem Fund’, which is valued above $2,000,000. This fund is dedicated entirely towards fostering growth of IOTA through incentivizing participation in expanding and shaping the ecosystem. The company has encouraged...

Blockchain and Smart Contracts Beyond FinTech

A report by Abi Research has concluded that there is great potential for blockchain technology to alter and transform established industries beyond the impact it has had on fintech - the emergence of blockchain-based...

ICO Crowdsale for Ethereum Music-Sharing and Monetization Platform

VOISE, a blockchain-based content distribution and monetization platform for the music industry, has announced the launch of its Voisium tokens (VSM) crowdsale, starting on May 6th, 2017. The crowdsale is part of VOISE platform's...