BigchainDB Moves On From End Of RethinkDB

Bruce Pon, founder and CEO of scalable database BigchainDB has recently posted on what effect the end of RethinkDB will have on BigchainDB. This follows the announcement by RethinkDB co-founder Slava Akhmechet, that the...

Factom, Inc. Raises Series A Funding

Factom, Inc., the blockchain technology company that secures data via decentralization, has announced that it has raised a Series A round of equity funding led by Tim Draper of Draper Associates. Peter Kirby, CEO and...

Blockchain Conference Coming to Abu Dhabi

In a few months Abu Dhabi will play host to the Blockchain Conference (B Conference) - the major FinTech event in the Middle East, which is dedicated to the development of blockchain technology. The...

IoT Blockchain Security from Intrinsic-ID and Guardtime

Guardtime, platform for ensuring the integrity of data and systems, and embedded authentication company Intrinsic-ID have announced they are to co-operate to deliver customer solutions combining Intrinsic-ID's SRAM Physical Unclonable Functions (PUFs) and Guardtime's...

Revenue Cycle Management Pilot from Gem

Gem has announced its core product, blockchain platform GemOS, will have its first pilot project - Revenue Cycle Management - in medical claims processing, at the Distributed: Health conference in Nashville, TN. GemOS is a...

Dash and Coinfirm Partnership for AML/KYC Compliance

Cryptocurrency Dash has announced the direct cooperation with a blockchain compliance platform provider, Coinfirm. The partnership will create a solution for AML/KYC compliance in the cryptocurrency sector. London-based Coinfirm will provide Dash with the ability...

Ernst and Young Examine Blockchain Potential for Investment Banking

Professional services firm Ernst and Young, in conjunction with Innovate Finance, has released a report entitled ‘Capital Markets: innovation and the FinTech landscape’, describing how investment banking could benefit from collaboration with FinTech. It...

ICONOMI Blockchain Fund Management ICO Raises $5.8 Million

Fund management platform for blockchains and cryptocurrencies, ICONOMI has announced that approximately $5.8 million in equity and operational capital had been raised through an Initial Coin Offering. Developed by Cashila, Ethereum-based ICONOMI is creating...

Deloitte Advises on Blockchain for Health and Human Services

Deloitte has released its "Blockchain: Opportunities for Health Care", describing the ways in which blockchain-enabled technology can benefit health care, following the Department of Health and Human Services' blockchain ideation challenge. Deloitte has identifies...

Blockchain Contract Management Between IBM and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ

IBM has announced it has signed a contract with the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ to examine the design, management and execution of contracts among business partners using blockchain technology. The two companies will begin...