IBM and shipping giant Maersk having been working together for the last year developing a blockchain-based shipping solution called TradeLens. Today they moved the project from Beta into limited availability. Marie Wieck, GM for IBM Blockchain says the product provides a way to digitize every step of the global trade...
South Korea’s giants Shinhan Bank and KT partnered to develop a blockchain platform to capitalize on digital vouchers, which will be introduced by the regional governments. Shinhan Bank, South Korea’s second largest bank in terms of total assets, announced on Wednesday that it signed a deal with telecom...
NETHERLANDS-MAERSK MCKINNEY MOLLER-ARRIVAL2013 AFPSome of the largest supply chain companies in the world have begun the process of moving their work to a blockchain. A previously unnamed collaborative effort between the world’s largest shipping company, Maersk, and IBM, has now grown to 92 participants and been dubbed: TradeLens.Far...
IBM and shipping giant Maersk have recruited a sturdy crew for their global trade blockchain platform. Revealed Wednesday, the companies have already signed up more than 90 firms for the platform since it was spun off from Maersk in January. They have also finally given it a name: TradeLens. Leveraging Maersk's...
At the upcoming HoshoCon, security industry experts will share their vision for best practices in the blockchain domain. Hosho Group, a global leader in blockchain security, is organizing its first blockchain security event, HoshoCon, which will take place at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas...
For many investors and analysts, the 2008 financial crisis is a powerful demonstration of what happens when the financial world puts too much trust in centralized institutions. While cryptographers and computer scientists had already developed ideas for digital cash and...
The number of Tezos bakers is on the rise. The protocol's term for a validator (its equivalent of bitcoin's miners), bakers are crucial to ensuring the nascent network's security. And that's all the more necessary given the value of the funds at stake. Since raising $232 million in 2017, the...
The rapid advances in genetic sequencing have opened up new opportunities for numerous companies. Blockchain could be the technology that allows genetic information to be shared securely across the planet. South Korean firm Macrogen recently announced that they would be working with Bigster to develop a platform to...