Theta Labs Unveils P2P Video Delivery Network Powered by Blockchain

Theta Labs Unveils P2P Video Delivery Network Powered by Blockchain

US-based startup Theta Labs is building a peer-to-peer video delivery network which uses a native blockchain and its own cryptocurrency to reward users who cache and relay video streams to others. By offering a decentralized alternative with an incenti…

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Narrative Unveils Blockchain-Powered Social Network

Narrative Unveils Blockchain-Powered Social Network

A newly founded startup called Narrative is using cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to build a social media platform that rewards creators, moderators and influencers who contribute to the platform, “putting revenue in users’ pocket,…

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Narrative Unveils Blockchain-Powered Social Network

Narrative Unveils Blockchain-Powered Social Network

A newly founded startup called Narrative is using cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to build a social media platform that rewards creators, moderators and influencers who contribute to the platform, “putting revenue in users’ pocket,…

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Japan’s Fujitsu Labs Unveils Technology For Blockchain Interconnectivity

Japan’s Fujitsu Labs Unveils Technology For Blockchain Interconnectivity

Fujitsu Laboratories, a leading research center and a subsidiary of Japan’s IT giant Fujitsu, has unveiled ConnectionChain, an extension of smart contract technology which interconnects multiple blockchains. The technology records the series of r…

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Singapore Central Bank Partners With MIT Media Lab To Advance Fintech, Blockchain R&D

Singapore Central Bank Partners With MIT Media Lab To Advance Fintech, Blockchain R&D

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has joined hands with the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge to help strengthen Singapore’s talent pool in the fintech industry and advance fintech and blockchain research and development. At the annual Singapore…

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Blockchain technology could have a Major Effect on the Freelancing Industry

Blockchain technology could have a Major Effect on the Freelancing Industry

As blockchain technology becomes more popular with a growing number of applications, it may have a major impact on the freelancing industry. The freelancing industry is widely popular in many countries. In the United States, approximately 53 million ci…

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BP and Shell Among Those Developing an Energy Blockchain Trading Platform

BP and Shell Among Those Developing an Energy Blockchain Trading Platform

A consortium of major energy companies and banks are working together to build a blockchain-based digital platform for energy commodities trading. BP, Dutch Royal Shell, and Norwegian oil firm Statoil have invested in the new venture. Other members of …

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BP and Shell Among Those Developing an Energy Blockchain Trading Platform

BP and Shell Among Those Developing an Energy Blockchain Trading Platform

A consortium of major energy companies and banks are working together to build a blockchain-based digital platform for energy commodities trading. BP, Dutch Royal Shell, and Norwegian oil firm Statoil have invested in the new venture. Other members of …

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IBM: Blockchain May End Up Tracking Cannabis Sales in Canada

IBM: Blockchain May End Up Tracking Cannabis Sales in Canada

Technology giant IBM has pitched for the use of their blockchain technology to track the legal distribution of cannabis in British Columbia. According to a document, IBM is attempting to convince the British Columbia government on the benefits that the…

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Startups Raise Over €5M On Blockchain-Enabled Bourse Funderbeam

Startups Raise Over €5M On Blockchain-Enabled Bourse Funderbeam

Startups have raised over €5 million on Funderbeam, a startup marketplace powered by blockchain technology. The platform, which launched in April 2016, is the first and only of its kind in the world where growth companies get funded and traded across b…

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