Smartrac Launches Document Authentication Solution Powered by Blockchain

Smartrac, the world's leading supplier of radio-frequency identification (RFID) products and Internet-of-Things (IoT) solutions, has launched an integrated document verification and authentication solution which...

Blockchain-Based Virtual Reality World Decentraland Launches Testnet Network

Decentraland, an open source project aimed at building a blockchain-based virtual reality (VR) world, has launched a new test network and entered into its...

Accenture: Blockchain to Reduce Banks’ Infrastructure Costs by 30%

Blockchain technology can help investment banks cut costs and deliver savings of more than 30% across the middle and back office, translating to an...

This Blockchain Startup CEO Doesn’t Think Bitcoin is Going Away

Over the past year or two, large financial institutions and tech companies have taken a liking to Bitcoin’s underlying blockchain technology. Many bank executives,...

Traity Launches Blockchain-Powered Micro-Insurance Solution

Online reputation company Traity has launched Kevin, a chatbot that provides micro-insurance for peer-to-peer transactions against theft, fraud, scams, and more. Kevin was built in...

Korea’s Public Blockchain Project BOScoin Raises US$3M

BlockchainOS (BOSCoin), the first public blockchain project from South Korea, has raised US$3 million in pre-ICO to build a platform aimed at solving many...

South Korean Province Uses Blockchain for Voting

Gyeonggi-do, South Korean's most populous province, has used a blockchain-based voting system in a vote for local community projects proposed by residents. The successfully...

New Blockchain Consortium Launched In South Korea

The Korea Financial Investment Association, along with 21 financial investments and five blockchain companies, have signed an memorandum of understanding to collaborate on projects...

Microsoft and Tierion Collaborate on New Blockchain-Based Attestation and Data Platform

Microsoft and Tierion have announced a collaboration to develop a new service that would link data to the blockchain to prove integrity and existence....

ING Blockchain Innovation Team: “For Us, 2016 Was About Experimentation”

For Dutch multinational banking and financial services corporation ING, 2016 was the year of blockchain experimentation during which it developed 27 proofs-of-concepts of the application...