Cross border payments have a large market, however, the industry faces multiple challenges. Mastercard and R3 have now partnered to develop a blockchain cross border payments solution, which should help the industry.
Raoul Pal, a prominent economist and Wall Street veteran who was with Goldman Sachs earlier has recommend Bitcoin hedge as a strategy against the impending global economic slowdown.
Amaten, the largest gift card exchange platform in Japan is adopting a gift card blockchain solution. Amaten is working with aelf, a blockchain technology solution provider, and the partnership could transform the gift card industry in Japan. This development is…
Alibaba, the giant Chinese conglomerate has filed a blockchain patent application with the USPTO. Its proposed solution could help in managing blockchain domain names, which will help with blockchain adoption.
Trade audits are important, however, the process to conduct them is complex. tZERO, a blockchain start-up has won a blockchain patent that could ease the trade audit process significantly, thanks to the transparency and immutability offered by blockchain.
Trackers, ads, cookies, etc. regularly invade users’ privacy when they browse the Internet. A proposed privacy-focused browser as part of the IBM blockchain patents portfolio could provide welcome help.
Crypto lending platforms are becoming important, and quite a few have recently come up. Dharma, a crypto lending platform however has announced recently that its temporarily pausing its operations as it develops its product.
A new IBM blockchain supply chain platform, created in collaboration with Chainyard, and governed by several businesses together, will add value to supplier management with the power of blockchain.
A new Walmart cryptocurrency patent application could give a significant edge to the American multinational retail giant in a competitive landscape.