Blythe Masters, CEO of Digital Asset Holdings, thinks US regulators could lag behind other countries facilitating blockchain implementation into the financial service... Read More
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Bank of America and Viewpost initially partnered in late 2015, but only added a direct enrollment option, which will help onboard customers faster, this week. Bank of America ... Read More
The new unit will work to provide e-commerce, card-present, and card-not-present transaction processing to its clients interested in cross-border services, according to the company. The new services w... Read More
Mobile wallets still have some work to do, however. Enrollment in BofA mobile wallet platforms has risen by 12% and usage by 3% on a week-to-week basis, but payments make up a mere 0.2% of the bank's ... Read More
The second-largest U.S. bank has announced that it would automatically enroll some cardholders in Visa Checkout, Visa's one-click buy button that lets users easily complete transactions online.
Thi... Read More
IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing
A patent application published Thursday claims the process of conducting scientific research can benefit from the blockchain.
Led by a team at IBM's Watson Research Center, the patent application p
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has jailed a bitcoin trader and fined him over $1 million for running a fraudulent bitcoin and litecoin scheme.
According to a press release iss
Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial
One of Japan's largest insurance companies, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, and IT firm NTT DATA have completed a trial that put the paperwork for marine cargo insurance claims on a blockchain.
Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform
Global professional services giant Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with tech from distributed ledger startup Digital Asset.
Accenture announced in a pre