Entries by Steve

Former CrunchFund HQ sold via blockchain-powered real estate platform Propy

The former headquarters of CrunchFund, a venture capital firm founded by Michael Arrington, was sold via Propy, a blockchain-powered real estate platform. The San Francisco-condo was sold for $1.6 million and is a testimony to blockchain’s growing popularity in real estate. Founder of TechCrunch closes sale on former CrunchFund HQ via blockchain Blockchain’s potential in […]

World’s Oldest Watch Manufacturer to Use Blockchain for Tracking Timepieces

Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer Vacheron Constantin will start using blockchain technology to track its timepieces, lifestyle magazine Robb Report reported on May 24. Founded in 1755, Vacheron Constantin is recognized as the world’s oldest watch manufacturer. The company plans to issue a paper and digital certificate to each of its vintage watches, and […]

Key Blockchain Players to Gather in Bloconomic Expo 2019

Bloconomic is back in 2019 with the biggest blockchain expo in Malaysia. In the mid of hot market investment and trade in Malaysia, Bloconomic Expo will make it hotter as they are bringing more investors from all over the world to Malaysia. Blocomomic 2019 discusses the real use cases and the future prospect of Blockchain […]

Vacheron Constantin Using Blockchain to Authenticate its Watches – Robb Report

The world’s oldest watch manufacturer in continuous production is turning to a barely-decade-old technology to help authenticate some of its oldest timepieces. Swiss luxury watchmaker Vacheron Constantin announced this week that it will begin using blockchain, the same technology behind BitCoin, to help combat counterfeiters and guarantee authenticity throughout the lifespan of its timepieces. The […]

Opposition Politicians Demand Details on Luxembourg E-Government Plan for Blockchain, AI

Opposition party members in the Luxembourg parliament are demanding specifics from the prime minister on a proposed e-government plan, according to a report by the Luxembourg Times on May 24. The plan reportedly centers on the implementation of blockchain technology, as well as artificial intelligence (AI) in government administration. The seat of the newly-created government […]

Alibaba Decides To Integrate Blockchain, Is Amazon Next?

Local news outlet Sohu reports that Alibaba, which has already shown a tremendous amount of interest in blockchain and applied for several patents, appears to be integrating blockchain technology into its intellectual property system for enterprises and brands. The report states that the upgrade is intended to “better provide intellectual property protection services to global […]