IBM-Maersk Block chain Partnership Slashes Shipping times by 40%

This may be hard to believe for skeptics, but just in case you’ve received some overseas goods recently, you should know that the blockchain might have helped deliver them. This is thanks to an agreement struck between global shipping giants…

Chicago Based Asset Management Firm Will Soon Launch a Crypto Custody Business

A leading global asset manager with 954 billion dollars in their account for management, Northern Trust Corp, is planning to roll out a custody service for digital assets according to a report released by Bloomberg. In a conversation with popular…

One of Bitcoin’s Pioneer Developers Is Back with a New Project

An exclusive by popular crypto publication, coin desk, reveals that the pioneering coder to work alongside Bitcoin’s Pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto, Martti Malmi, who also goes by the name, “Sirius” is back on the scene. He will join forces with…

Liverpool to Use Blockchain Technology in a Bid to Become First Climate Positive City

The city of Liverpool aims to become the first climate positive city using the blockchain. This was revealed by the Liverpool city council (LCC) who announced that they would be making use of blockchain technology to reduce the city’s impact…

The CBA Involved in Shipping of 17 Tons of Almonds Using the Block Chain

An announcement has been made about a successful trade made by the Commonwealth Bank of Australia through its newly created blockchain platform. As part of a blockchain experiment, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia together with five domestic and overseas supply…

Lufthansa in Conjunction with SAP Will Unveil a Global Blockchain Challenge for the Aviation Industry

The inaugural aviation blockchain challenge is about to be launched. The SAP.IO Berlin Foundry has teamed up with the Lufthansa Innovation Hub (LIH) to make this a reality. If plans put in place by the Lufthansa Innovation Hub (LIH) together…

Cathay Pacific rolls out blockchain-powered reward program for flyers

Cathay Pacific, the flag carrier of Hong Kong and an airlines giant, will use blockchain technology for rolling out their new rewards program for their flyers. They have worked with technology giant Accenture for this new reward program, named ‘Unlock…

NASA funds research project with Ethereum blockchain for deep space exploration

NASA is funding a research project that will leverage Ethereum blockchain in deep space. The project intends to add automated maneuvering capability to the spacecrafts so that they can avoid space debris. Spacecrafts operating in deep space, i.e. several millions…

Manage Traffic Congestion by allowing cars communicate using Blockchain ?

Ford patents blockchain solution to allow cars communicate for managing traffic congestion: American auto-maker Ford has patented a technology that will allow cars to communicate between themselves and help manage traffic congestion. The blockchain-powered solution envisages a crypto token to…

Renowned geneticist launches blockchain-powered genome sequencing start-up

Author – Anujit Renowned geneticist professor George Church is working on closing a few key opportunity gaps in the space of genome sequencing. The Harvard and MIT scientist is launching his blockchain-powered start-up Nebula Genomics, with crypto token Nebula. DNA…