From longer approval processes to the threat they might lose access to the European market, it's safe to say U.K. blockchain startups are looking for contingency plans. A quick recap: in 2016, the U.K. held a referendum on whether to stay in the European Union (E.U.), with a...
by Terry Nguyen August 10 at 2:51 PM Email the author West Virginia will provide a mobile blockchain voting option, in addition to absentee ballots, for overseas military service members in elections this November, after receiving audit results earlier this week from a pilot...
Luxcore (LUX), a blockchain solutions and services ecosystem, has announced cryptocurrency pundit John McAfee as CEO.The blockchain company, which focuses on designing and building enterprise ready security and privacy products, says the decision to make John the company’s CEO is among its reorganization strategies that are purposely designed...
The vacuum created by other countries in the blockchain space is presenting opportunities for the Philippines to emerge as a leader in the distributed ledger technology space. The Philippines has a big chance to become a leader in the emerging blockchain space, with all the stakeholders in the...
While the financial services and shipping industries have been quick to deploy blockchain, the healthcare industry could soon follow their lead as it looks to increase efficiency and security, reduce costs and expand services with the distributed ledger technology.In essence, blockchain could help reshape healthcare interoperability by serving...
The first food poisoning cases came to light in late March — eight patrons of fast-food restaurants in New Jersey suffered bloody diarrhea and cramps that sent them rushing to hospitals.Turns out a nasty strain of E. coli bacteria latched onto romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Ariz., region,...
Investors and blockchain advocates spend a great deal of time discussing crypto markets and values: but the underlying blockchain technology is what truly makes cryptocurrency disruptive. And the truth is that if an item appears on a shelf, whether made by humans or plucked from the earth, then in...
The South Korean government is set to launch a program dedicated to fostering young talent in emerging areas including blockchain on August 10, a press release confirmed today, August 9. The 2018 Innovative Growing Youth Talent Concentration Project is the second installment of the initiative following a successful...
Aiming to simplify capital raising and trading, Commonwealth Bank of Australia (OTCPK:CMWAY) has won a mandate from the World Bank to arrange a pioneering Kangaroo bond issue to be created and run using only blockchain. No size or date was given for the new debt instrument, nicknamed "bond-i" after...