Turkey Announces Plans to unveil Blockchain Infrastructure

Turkey just announced plans for the establishment of national Blockchain infrastructure geared at utilizing distributed ledger technology (DLT), in public administration. Blockchain and DLT a priority The country’s ministry of industry and technology set out its vision during its Strategy…

U.S Army seeks Blockchain Experts that can Track BTC in Real Time

The US Army is seeking Blockchain experts who can track Bitcoin in real time according to a pre-solicitation notice by the United States army contracting command (ACC) of New Jersey. According to the ACC, the cryptocurrency analytics report is being…

Pundi X Set to Release “First Entirely Blockchain Powered” Smartphone

Pundi X has reportedly released the first ever Bob smartphone entirely powered by the Blockchain. The decentralized offline cryptocurrency sales network firm showcased the Bob Blockchain smartphone at the IFA trade show in Berlin according to a report by portal…

Mastercard and R3 have partnered to develop a blockchain cross border payments solution

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.

LG Could Launch its own Blockchain Smartphone

LG maybe set to launch own Blockchain smartphone according to Korean media outlet Chosun. According to the Chosun report, the consumer electronics giant may release the Blockchain smartphone in response to major competitor Samsung’s innovation initiative. The Chosun report read;…

Amaten, the Japanese gift card exchange platform is adopting a gift card blockchain solution

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…

A blockchain patent application from Alibaba to help to manage blockchain domain names

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.

tZERO wins a blockchain patent for a solution that could significantly ease the trade audit process

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.

A proposed privacy-focused web browser is now part of the IBM blockchain patents portfolio

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.

Volvo to Use Blockchain to Monitor Conflict Free Cobalt

Chinese auto maker Volvo cars, has made electric cars with cobalt mapped on a Blockchain according to a recent Reuters report. Volvo cars, which is owned and operated by the Geely Automotive Group also joined a project to monitor cobalt…