VB: He was trimming my friend’s beard in the barbershop in the Bike Shop. I know it was him because he accepted Bitcoin and he looked very clever… CT: So what was he doing? Sex workers in... Read More
As far as what the community can expect from the Blockchain space in 2017, Cassidy predicts a continuation of mainly the same processes. Cassidy says: “This is part and parcel of why I am... Read More
"Can you buy a coffee with a share? Does it let you power a smart contract? Can you create a smart asset with it?” This is important to them as they rely upon it so that they can enter into a... Read More
How will your money be spent on building the idea from the ground up or does the management team have something they can already show, a pre-production solution, an asset? With general levels of... Read More
Chronobank.io, an Australian short-term work platform, is working on developing a Blockchain-based financial system for freelancers or contractors to obtain work and pay them in Chronobank’s own “labo... 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