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Chamber of Digital Commerce Report on Blockchain in Healthcare

The federal agency of the US Department of Health and Human Services has sponsored a blockchain research contest. The 'Blockchain Challenge' received over 70 white papers from industry and academics and the Chamber of...

Global, Distributed Supercomputer Crowdfunding

Golem, a decentralized, global market for computing power, has announced its upcoming crowdfunding, which will start on 11th November 2016 at 3 pm GMT and run until 2nd December 2016 at 3 pm GMT,...

New Blockchain Platform Accepted by Hyperledger Project for Incubation Status

Soramitsu Co., Ltd., developer of open source distributed ledger and smart contracts platform Iroha, has submitted and had its platform accepted to the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Project as an incubation sub-project. Iroha will join...

Intrinio and Factom Collaboration for Immutable US Stock Market Data

Blockchain provider Factom Inc. and financial analysis platform developer Intrinio have announced that they are working on a joint project with the aim of storing Wall Street data on the Factom blockchain. Every 15...

Tierion Releases Chainpoint 2.0 Support

Blockchain data verification tool Tierion has announced it is releasing a new version of Chainpoint which it describes as a standard for creating a universally verifiable proof of any data, file, or series of...

IBREA Founder: Sleepy Real Estate Industry Wakes Up To Blockchain

2016 is the year real estate wakes up to blockchain as industry professionals are looking to harness the technology to reduce costs, stamp out fraud and speed up transactions. One particular metric that is proof...

NetCents and Vanbex Partnership Plans to Accelerate Blockchain Adoption

Professional services firm Vanbex Group and online payment service provider NetCents Technology Inc. have announced a strategic partnership. Through this, the companies hope to provide a streamlined, end-to-end financial services platform in blockchains effort...

Blockchain Technology Benefits Highlighted in PwC Report

Advisory firm PwC has announced the release of its new report, titled ‘Chain Reaction: How Blockchain Technology might transform wholesale insurance‏‘. Within this report the rise of new technologies in the FS sector, along...

Ernst and Young Examine Blockchain Possibilities

Financial services advisor Ernst & Young has produced a report on blockchain technology titled ‘Blockchain reaction: Tech plans for critical mass’ which looks into the upcoming potential for the technology. In the report, Ernst...

Centre of Excellence for Blockchain Technologies in India

IT services and solutions provider Mphasis has today unveiled its Centre of Excellence for blockchain-based solutions at its Bangalore headquarters. This dedicated lab will conduct research, rapid prototyping, co-creation of use cases and IP...