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A Swiss building has been tokenized and sold on blockchain

The building buyer issued bond-backed crypto tokens, which figuratively represent “shares” of building ownership.  The new builder owner stated that this is just the beginning of building a major blockchain-powered real estate business. Recently, a building located in Zurich, Switzerland, has been tokenized and sold on the blockchain successfully. A Swiss real estate investment firm […]

Number Porting? There’s a Blockchain Solution for that

Blockchain technology, introduced to the world in the Bitcoin white paper in 2009, has demonstrated promise in many settings beyond its initial cryptocurrency usage. Diverse use cases include logistics, supply chain, and identity — but attention is now turning to potential within the sphere of unified communications. Understanding blockchain Blockchain has been variously described as […]

DC Alliance is to Empower Blockchain and Solve Application Problems

DC Alliance is a technology-oriented community autonomy organization, set up spontaneously by all kinds of talents in computer engineering, cryptography, mathematics, economics and finance. At present, DC Alliance is committed to the future business, empowering the blockchain, and solving application problems. NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / January 16, 2020 / DC Alliance is a […]

Tradewind conducts first gold trade with provenance blockchain

Earlier this week, blockchain precious metals firm Tradewind Markets announced it completed its first trade using the Tradewind Origins blockchain provenance management platform.  The trade involved the sale of gold by Agnico Eagle Mines to the Bank of Montreal. The transaction was confirmed by the Royal Canadian Mint, which consisted of 5,000 ounces of London […]

BTC Miami Blockchain Conference Kicks Off Its Seventh Year

On January 16, The North American Bitcoin Conference (TNABC) opened its doors at the James L. Knight Center in Miami for its seventh year. The conference was filled with hundreds of crypto enthusiasts, exhibits, and well known speakers from the blockchain industry. Also Read: Grassroots Bitcoin Cash House Movement Expands to Ghana BTC Miami Conference […]

The Innovation Forum “Blockchain Technology in Support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals” concludes at the United Nations

The Innovation Forum “Blockchain technology in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” was held successfully on January 15, 2020 at the United Nations. The Forum was organized by the Blockchain Alliance International (BAI) in collaboration with Permanent Missions of UN Member States, UN agencies, as well as global information and technology companies. […]

Maersk’s Blockchain Trade Platform Gains Traction with Ports

Reefer storage at Cai Mep International Terminal (image courtesy APMT) By The Maritime Executive 01-16-2020 10:09:00 The Maersk – IBM blockchain-based supply chain platform known as TradeLens has been steadily racking up partnerships with ports and terminal operators, with about 90 signed up to date worldwide. The latest additions include the port of Salalah, Oman; […]

Dark Country coming to Wax blockchain

The American gothic-themed collectible card game Dark Country is coming to the Wax blockchain. The game also supports Ethereum, EOS and Tron. Ukrainian game studio Immortal Games has plans to launch a public beta test for Dark Country this Spring. The pre-sale is now going on, and allows players to buy card packs using bitcoin, […]

The Innovation Forum “Blockchain Technology in Support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals” concludes at the United Nations | Business & Finance

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 16, 2020– The Innovation Forum “Blockchain technology in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” was held successfully on January 15, 2020 at the United Nations. The Forum was organized by the Blockchain Alliance International (BAI) in collaboration with Permanent Missions of UN Member States, UN agencies, as well as […]