SoftBank and TBCASoft will head the blockchain ID working group
Work group dedicated to blockchain-based identification and authentication solutions, will also focus on a foundation application framework called CrossCarrier Identification System.
French President urged to use blockchain to innovate the agriculture industry
Emmanuel Macron sure that the blockchain help to improve the supply chain management and increase transparency in the European agricultural sector.
EchoLink runs on blockchain project to verify resumes
Recruiting platform EchoLink is planning to use blockchain to provide companies reliable information on the education, skills and experience of candidates who wish to apply for the job.
Itochu Corporation is developing a blockchain traceability system
One of the largest Japanese trading companies officially began the development of a blockchain traceability system based on the proof-of-concept (PoC).
Beta test blockchain platform KodakOne attracted one million dollars
KodakOne is a blockchain platform for copyright protection, monetization and distribution of images, developed by the photo industry giant Kodak.
NECTEC has created a blockchain-based platform for voting
The National electronics and computer technology center of Thailand (NECTEC) has developed a technology for electronic voting based on blockchain.
To use of the blockchain technology is ready 44% of business companies
According to the study of Indian telecoms company Tata Communications, the implementation process of the blockchain in the world of business is complicated by several fundamental problems.
Gwangju can turned into in South Korea's "Crypto valley"
Korea Blockchain Enterprise Promotion Association is going to convince the authorities of the Gwangju in creating a "Crypto valley" on its territory.
Media company Comcast will release a P2P platform Blockgraph in 2019
Blockchain platform Blockgraph designed to enhance the effectiveness of TV advertising and marketing.
AT&T wants to patent blockchain-enabled social media ‘mapping’ system
American telecommunications company AT&T wants to patent mapping blockchain system for storage of the information disseminated in social networks.
The U.S. government would fund anti-counterfeiting solutions from blockchain startups
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is ready to allocate up to 800 thousand dollars to each blockchain startup, which will provide a suitable solution to combat the falsification of documents.
General Motors patented the blockchain solution for self-driving cars
The American Corporation General Motors wants to use the blockchain technology for data management of the future park of self-driving cars.
In Austria opened Blockchain Center for multidisciplinary research
The Austrian organization "Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies" (COMET) announced the formation of the Blockchain Center (ABC) in Vienna.
Auchan and Carrefour are using the blockchain to track the supply of products
Major French retailers use the blockchain technology to track and enhance transparency of its supply chains.
Korean power company is developing a microgrid on a blockchain
KEPCO, the largest energy company in South Korea, has announced the development of a blockchain-based microgrid dubbed the ‘Future Micro Grid’.
IBM and Telefonica have partnered to manage international calls via blockchain
IBM and the Spanish telecommunications operator Telefonica has signed a partnership to manage traffic international mobile calls through the blockchain technology.
In the Caribbean region are using the blockchain to issue certificates
The verification process of certificates and diplomas on education in the Caribbean will be many times faster — regional Agency started to produce these documents through the blockchain.
Nevada's Utilities Agency are considering the use of the blockchain in the energy sector
The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada is considering ways to implement blockchain technology for its energy credit tracking system.
Startup Pundi X performed the first blockchain phone call
Representatives of the crypto-startup Pundi X has made out the first ever phone call through the blockchain at the XBlockchain Summit.
Forbes will publish its own content in the blockchain
Articles business media giant Forbes will start to appear on the blockchain platform Civil in the next year.
UK Telecom regulator will study the blockchain at the expense of the state
The UK government will allocate nearly one million dollars to the national telecom regulator for the study and implementation of blockchain technology in the field of organization and management phone numbers.
Ethereum's Constantinople hard fork will released in next week
The release of the upcoming system-wide updates Ethereum entitled Constantinople was delayed due to the need to address some of the problems.
The South Korean venture company became an investor of blockchain startup
Korea Investment Partners (KIP), the largest venture capital firm in South Korea, has invested in blockchain startup Temco.
Austria go to use Ethereum Blockchain to issue bonds
The Austrian government intends use public blockchain Ethereum to issue government bonds in the amount of 1.35 billion USD.
U.S. Navy is to use block chain for improving of tracking system
The command of the US naval forces intends to use blockchain technology for more efficient tracking of aircraft parts' shipments.
Australia uses blockchain technology for digitizing driver's license
Blockchain network TrustGrid, planned to be launched in 2019, will allow Australian drivers to present their certificates in digital form.
Twitter сan move to blockchain to fight against fraud
During the meeting of the U.S. Congress Committee, Jack Dorsey, the founder of Twitter, said, that his company was considering use of the blockchain technology to prevent fraudulent activities on Twitter.
Walmart explores blockchain to provide communication between drones-couriers
According to Walmart, the blockchain technology is perfect for establishing of reliable communication between flying robots, that deliver goods.
Randi Zuckerberg joined the Huobi Chain Expert Commission
The elder sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has joined the Huobi Chain Expert Committee — the blockchain-project of the cryptocurrency exchange with the same name.
Scientific blockchain-project won a grant for 800 thousand dollars
The US government will allocate more than 800 thousand dollars to develop a blockchain project designed for scientific purposes.
Microsoft has announced a blockchain product based on Ethereum
Microsoft Corporation has introduced a new BaaS-product based on Ethereum, which is intended for industrial and commercial enterprises.
Sony wants to patent its own blockchain technology
Famous Japanese Corporation Sony has filed again a patent application with a description of developments in the field of blockchain technology.
China issued its first loan with the help of blockchain technology
Agricultural Bank of China appreciated the advantages of blockchain technology and used it for the first time to issue a large loan.
KT Corporation has launched its own blockchain network
South Korean Telecom company KT Corporation successfully launched its own blockchain network, designed for fast and secure data transfer worldwide.
General Electric became an investor blockchain startup Xage
The largest American industrial Corporation General Electric have invested in the development of a new startup in the blockchain for the sake of technology that can protect enterprises from cyber attacks.
Boeing sees enormous potential in blockchain technology
One of the world's largest airlines is working to create a blockchain-based platform for monitoring of unmanned aerial vehicles.
IBM is working on integration of public services into the blockchain
Municipality of Riyadh city and the largest IT company in the world are going to implement a system of public services on the basis of blockchain.