Diamond industry majors with work with blockchain start-up to tokenize diamonds

Global diamond majors KGK Diamonds and Alrosa have joined D1 Mint, a blockchain start-up, in a partnership. The partnership is about tokenizing diamonds and was announced recently. Diamonds industry has stagnated for quite some time now, for the following reasons:…

Alibaba blockchain foray into supply chain picks up pace

Supply chain management is a vast and complex industry. Manual processes and paperwork are some factors behind this complexity. This Alibaba blockchain push into supply chain is significant for the industry.

The New York Times is set to Venture into Blockchain Publishing.

Popular publication The New york times, which happens to be the largest newspaper in the U.S by circulation, and a storied institution in American journalism, is reportedly gearing up to experiment with Blockchain technology for publishing. A job posting that…

Chinese blockchain motivates startups, hopes to attract more talented investors

A newly established blockchain complex  Hangzhou- a Chinese city notable for its enthusiasm to innovation, has staked a large sum of money to finance startups in the country. The money, which is estimated to amount to millions of dollars, has…

SWIFT and MonetaGO partnership for blockchain in India

SWIFT, the global provider of secure financial messaging service has partnered with MonetaGO, which provides private blockchain solutions for the financial services industry. Together, they will push blockchain in India by increasing its’ adoption in the Indian banking sector. They…

Sentinel Protocol – Blockchain Technology for Cyber Security Intelligence

Finally, the Launch of a Fraud Prevention Blockchain: Sentinel Protocol for the Cryptocurrency Industry that is Plagued with Frauds and Hacks The daylong initial coin offering (ICO) token sale on 27 May 2018 enabled Sentinel Protocol to achieve its sales…

Blockchain start-up Wemark aims to disrupt the digital photography industry

Israel-based blockchain start-up Wemark is likely to disrupt the digital photography space with their blockchain-powered platform. They are planning to issue their cryptocurrency Wemark Token (WMK) as part of their solution. Digital photography is a highly centralized space. Photographers submit…

Ben & Jerry’s and Poseidon Foundation pilot blockchain-based ‘Carbon currency’ project

American Ice Cream maker Ben & Jerry’s is piloting a carbon trading platform powered by blockchain. They have partnered with the Poseidon Foundation for this pilot project. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has demonstrated that there is an…

Recruitment Firm, Hired, Reveals Skyrocketing Demand for Blockchain Engineers

There is absolutely no question that crypto-currencies are steadily growing even in the minds of some of the biggest cynics. According to a report released on February 28, by a recruitment company, Hired; the global demand for Blockchain engineers has…

UN’s project services office signs MoU with IOTA Foundation

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) has entered into a partnership with IOTA Foundation to use blockchain technology in their relevant projects. UNOPS and IOTA Foundation recently confirmed that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). UNOPS is…