Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email China’s largest retailer, JD.com, has announced a new blockchain technology platform that will allow enterprise customers to build, host and use their own blockchain applications. The JD Blockchain Open Platform, a Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform, allows customers to simplify operational procedures, including “tracking and tracing the movement of goods and charity...
Blockchain has been touted as a solution with the potential to revolutionize how businesses manage data and identity by increasing transparency and trust across a wide range of industries. But what does it mean for healthcare delivery and management? To answer that question, HealthTech magazine convened a panel of...
Interest in blockchain technology is waning, research firm Gartner said in its latest "Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies" report. Gartner included blockchain, along with four other emerging technologies, as one of five trends that can blur the lines between humans and machines, according to a news release on August...
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Blockchain and AI technology company Seven Stars Cloud Group has scored a $24 billion deal to help finance large-scale electric bus upgrades for China's biggest full-service operator. According to a press release published Monday, under an exclusive contract made with the National Transportation Capacity Co Ltd (NTS), Seven Stars Cloud...
A group of judges, lawmakers and industry experts in South Korea are forming a new group aimed to discuss legal issues surrounding blockchain technology. Called the Blockchain Law Society, the group is holding its founding conference on Aug. 24 in the Seoul Central District Court, during which participants will...
With the meteoric rise (and dramatic fall) of Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies are now part of mainstream conversation. Blockchain, the underlying technology behind Bitcoin, is being touted as the ultimate solution to sharing, security, and transparency problems—often compared to what the internet did for communications. But can blockchain solve interoperability...
The word “blockchain” has been floating around industry conferences and technology suppliers' press releases for a few years now, but few hotel operators understand what the technology is, how it can be used or why they should even care. Blockchain has been heralded as the second coming in...
Yuanben and Maritime Silk Road Platform will use blockchain to label cargoes and routes to streamline the maritime logistics. Chinese companies - Yuanben and Maritime Silk Road Platform announced they have signed an agreement to build a blockchain platform for maritime shipping. The blockchain technology, as per the announcement, will be used to provide...
If someone asked you what the most exciting thing aboutblockchainin energy is right now, what would you say? Most would point first to the immutability of data and the associated benefits garnered from a “single source of truth” to be shared amongst many market participants (e.g., transparency, traceability). Others...