Types of Blockchain

The Blockchain is undoubtedly a brilliant invention – conceptualized first in 2008 by a person (or a group of people) known as Satoshi NakamotoNakamoto mined the first Bitcoin block in 2009 and with that, the cryptocurrency era was born Since then, Blockchain has evolved better and today...

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Commonwealth Bank of Australia Instructed by the World Bank to issue Bond on Blockchain

#NewsAlert  World Bank mandates the  Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), the largest bank in the country, to issue a bond exclusively using blockchain technolgyAccording to reports, CBA will arrange the first bond to be “created and run using blockchain technology" intending to...

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Queensland Government Invests in Crypto Startup to Promote Tourism

#NewsAlertAccording to an official announcement declared August 1, the Australian state government of Queensland region will issue a grant to a crypto startup as a part of over $83 million of innovation funding to promote regional tourismThe TravelbyBit: a cryptocurrency payments platform...

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Major Cineplex – Thailand’s Largest Theater Chain Starts Accepting Cryptocurrency

#NewsAlertMajor Cineplex-the largest movie theater chain in Thailand is integrating crypto payment to enable customers to pay for its products & services using cryptocurrency, including popcorn & movie ticketsThe giant operator of movie theaters is developing an ecosystem of...

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Singapore Airlines brings Blockchain Wallet ‘KrisPay’ to convert airmiles into digital currency

#NewsAlertKrisPay – a digital blockchain wallet has been launched by one of the best-rated and leading airline operators, "Singapore Airlines"  as reported on July 24, 2018 The digital wallet enables frequent fliers to turn air miles into digital currencyThe digital wallet app will...

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Google opts Blockchain Technology to offer customer solutions

#NewsAlert According to an official statement on July 23, 2018, Google is joining the list of tech titans to use blockchain technology to give customers cloud service and fintech solutions Google declared that it has consociated with the blockchain firms, BlockApps and Digital Asset in order to...

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2-Way Crypto-ATM Introduced in Sofia, Bulgaria

#NewsAlertThe citizens and visitants of Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, will have a new  BATM (Crypto ATM) from July 23, 2018 The ATM is installed in a famous shopping center 'The Mall' in Sofia  It supports two-way transactions for various cryptocurrencies comprising  Bitcoin,...

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Blockchain To Counter Telemarketing Spams: TRAI

#NewsAlertTRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) has lately drafted new measures to counter the widespread Telemarketing spam, suggesting the notion of using Blockchain technology to restrict the use of Pesky messages and calls TRAI intends to use Blockchain to prevent the users from...

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What Happens When Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence Meet ?

The world is growing and changing for better Breakthrough in technologies are creating new possibilities and unimaginable avenues for innovations One such technology that took the world by storm is Blockchain In simplest of words, it is a secured distributed database, immutable in nature, which is...

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How Blockchain is Solving the KYC/AML Woes?

Know your customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) rules, while very useful for preventing and tracking crime, can also be a major burden for financial institutions such as banks The reason is because complying with KYC/AML regulations is time consuming and expensiveIn fact,...

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