Tuesday, September 26, 2017

R3’s Corda Ledger Platform Demos for First Time at Barclays Accelerator Event with Smart...

Barclays this week presided over the first public demonstration of R3's Corda platform for sharing banking ledgers, according to a report in the International Business Times. The demonstration occurred at the Barclays Accelerator event organized...

Axoni, Markit Successfully Test Blockchain for CDS with Bank of America, Citi, Credit Suisse,...

Earlier in April, seven firms announced the successful test of blockchain technology and smart contracts to manage post-trade lifecycle events for standard North American single name credit default swaps (CDS). The first of its kind...

Coinprism, Factom Present at Coinsilium London Blockchain Tech Lab

This week Coinsilium held its Blockchain Tech Lab in London. A variety of speakers from different blockchain related companies have presented to audiences at Runway East about the workings of the technology and benefits...

US, Australia, Singapore Trade Groups Create Global Forum for Blockchain Public Policy

Various trade groups representing the digital asset and blockchain industries have launched the Global Blockchain Forum to facilitate development of an international blockchain policy framework. Founding members include the US Chamber of Digital Commerce, Australian Digital...

Intel Unveils “Sawtooth Lake” Blockchain Code, Plans Incubation at Hyperledger

Intel has revealed a new project, called “Sawtooth Lake”, where it is developing a "highly modular" platform for building, deploying and running distributed ledgers. Intel has also released its code for Sawtooth Lake, also known as IntelLedger ,...

Delaware, Symbiont Establish Blockchain Initiative for Delaware-Inc. Businesses

The governor of the US State of Delaware, Jack Markell, unveiled today the establishment of the Delaware Blockchain Initiative, a suite of programs encouraging expanded use and development of distributed ledger and smart contract technologies by Delaware-incorporated...

R3 Reveals Custom Designed Distributed Ledger Platform – Corda

The Chief Technology Officer of R3, Richard G Brown, revealed today that the consortium with its member banks is working on a distributed ledger platform for financial services called Corda. Brown describes Corda in this...

Coinsilium’s Blockchain Tech Lab for Developers Debuts 11-17 April 2016

Coinsilium, a London-based blockchain tech investment firm, is holding its first Blockchain Tech Lab from 11 to 17 April 2016. The lab is a week-long comprehensive, intensive blockchain tech course and hackathon for developers. We...

IBM, DAH Propose Code Merger as Hyperledger Project Code Foundation

The distributed ledger code bases of IBM and Digital Asset Holdings (DAH) have been put forward for merger by the two companies according to proposal sponsored by two members of the Hyperledger Project's Technical...

Hyperledger’s Evolving Blockchain Fabric, Merging Blockstream, DAH, IBM Code

The Hyperledger Project, an open source project at the Linux Foundation to develop a distributed ledger technology standard, has recently released a draft white paper and completed a proof-of-concept hackathon. The purpose of the hackathon was to...