Entries by Steve

Swisscom TV to showcase blockchain-based artwork

Swisscom TV to showcase blockchain-based artwork Leading telecommunications firm Swisscom revealed its plans to distribute tokenized artwork through its Swisscom TV television network. The product, called NOOW, will use Ethereum blockchain-based ERC-721 smart contracts to showcase and certify artworks. The digital authenticity certificates can be easily transferred by buyers and artists to new users. NOOW […]

Alibaba to integrate blockchain with its intellectual property system

Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant, plans to incorporate blockchain technology into its intellectual property system of global enterprises and brands. According to local news outlet Sohu, Alibaba wants to create a system that will allow electronic deposits from international brands to directly link to the Internet Court through the blockchain-based Ali Intellectual Property Protection Platform […]

Vodafone Idea, Jio deploying blockchain tech to keep spammers at bay

NEW DELHI: More than a billion mobile phone users can expect a significant respite from pesky calls and messages, as Vodafone Idea and Reliance Jio Infocomm start to roll out blockchain-based technology through partnerships with Tanla Solutions and Tech Mahindra, respectively. The deployment is in line with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (Trai) regulations, […]

Vodafone Idea, Jio deploying blockchain tech to keep spammers at bay

NEW DELHI: More than a billion mobile phone users can expect a significant respite from pesky calls and messages, as Vodafone Idea and Reliance Jio Infocomm start to roll out blockchain-based technology through partnerships with Tanla Solutions and Tech Mahindra, respectively. The deployment is in line with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (Trai) regulations, […]

Blue Cross reimagines customer experience with private blockchain | FinTech

Insurtech is gaining traction in insurance companies of all sizes, which adopt digital technologies to help them become more innovative, efficient, and competitive.  Blue Cross has been embracing digital innovation over the years, aiming to deliver a convenient, efficient, and secure insurance experience to both corporate and individual customers in Hong Kong. “We’ve been an […]

World Bank and CBA enable secondary market bond trading on the blockchain

The World Bank’s International Bank for Reconstruction and Development has enabled secondary market trading of bonds on the blockchain, in partnership with Commonwealth Bank of Australia. The ability to create and trade CBA’s bond-i (blockchain operated new debt instrument) on a blockchain based platform makes the bond the first in the world whose issuance and trading are […]

Indian State Of Telangana Unveils Roadmap To Become Country’s Blockchain Capital

Indian State Of Telangana Unveils Roadmap To Become Country’s Blockchain Capital May 27, 2019 May 27, 2019 Kelly Cromley http://1AZFjzw2#Nwf63pYaMWq#xIY In an attempt to position Telangana as India’s blockchain capital, the state govt released a draft blockchain proposal to provide legislative and strategy aid to Hyderabad-based blockchain startups. “This one of its kind initiatives will […]

Blockchain capital markets platform iSTOX joins Singapore’s sandbox

Blockchain capital markets platform iSTOX joins Singapore’s sandbox Capital markets platform iSTOX, designed by blockchain-based infrastructure firm I ICHX Tech, has joined Singapore’s regulatory sandbox to launch digitized securities trading late this year, the firm announced on Twitter on Friday. Operating within the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)’s Fintech Regulatory Sandbox since May 1, the […]