Australia becomes World’s First to Move Stock Exchange to A Blockchain

Australia becomes World’s First to Move Stock Exchange to A Blockchain

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has confirmed that it is to become the world’s first global market to use blockchain technology to clear and settle trades. The distributed ledger will replace the outdated Clearing House Electronic Subregister …

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Wikipedia Co-Founder Joins Blockchain Startup Everipedia as CIO

Wikipedia Co-Founder Joins Blockchain Startup Everipedia as CIO

Larry Sanger, the co-founder of Wikipedia, has joined blockchain startup Everipedia as chief information officer. Everipedia is building the world’s first encyclopedia on the blockchain which incentivizes content creators by allowing them to beco…

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Malaysia Financial Regulator Unveils Blockchain Pilot Project

Malaysia Financial Regulator Unveils Blockchain Pilot Project

The Securities Commission (SC) Malaysia is exploring the use of distributed ledger technology for the over-the-counter (OTC) market. The pilot project, run through SC’s Alliance for Fintech (aFINity) program, aims to examine how blockchain could …

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Ireland Craft Beers and Arc-Net Put World’s First Beer on the Blockchain

Ireland Craft Beers and Arc-Net Put World’s First Beer on the Blockchain

As one of the oldest beverages that humans have produced, beer drinking is a favourite pastime enjoyed around the world. And now, in a world first, beer aficionados will be able to enjoy a new craft beer that has been placed on the blockchain. Involved…

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Hyundai to Launch Token Sale for IoT Blockchain Platform Hdac

Hyundai to Launch Token Sale for IoT Blockchain Platform Hdac

Hyundai Pay, the Internet-of-Things (IoT) arm of Hyundai, will be holding a joint ICO with Hdac Technology to issue HDAC tokens. Hdac Technology, a company founded earlier this year by Dae-Sun Chung, the grandson of Hyundai Group founder Ju-Yung Chung,…

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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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