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Smart Packaging Incorporates Blockchain Technology to Monitor Product Performance- Technavio

NEW YORK, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Smart Packaging Market by End-user and Geography – Forecast and Analysis 2021-2025 Technavio has been monitoring the smart packaging market and it is poised to reach USD 2.89 billion during 2021-2025. The market report extensively covers market segmentation by […]

Platinum Recording Artist Shontelle Makes History with Debut of Blockchain Collectible NFTs | News

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Shontelle, the acclaimed Grammy-nominated, platinum recording artist launched her historic “House Party” blockchain project. Consisting of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), a blockchain-based form of unique digital artwork, the project represents a collaboration between Shontelle, the boutique music label House of Dae, and Owens, a tech start-up. “House Party” is significant […]

Combining Industrial IoT, Blockchain and Smart Contracts, Advanced ESG Software Makes Carbon Reduction Programs Measurable

In an increasingly modern and environmentally aware society, the impacts of businesses and individuals on the environment have become of paramount importance. Large enterprises are actively working to reduce their carbon footprints, including Apple and Microsoft, both of which aim to be carbon neutral by 2030, and Amazon, which established its Climate Pledge to reach […]

Caruso Partners With Gemini In Industry First To Bring Blockchain Technology And Bitcoin To Caruso Properties Throughout Southern California

LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Caruso, one of the largest and most admired privately held real estate companies in the United States, announced today its investment into cryptocurrency through a partnership with Gemini, a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian. Caruso has made a significant initial investment in bitcoin as part of its treasury management strategy […]

Will Blockchain Deliver on Its Promises in 2021?

Grygo is the chief content officer for FTF & FTF News. I think our lead fintech news brief about Instinet and Credit Suisse completing multiple equities transactions in T+0 via blockchain/distributed ledger technology (DLT) may have more significance than at first glance. These two major players used the Paxos Settlement Service from Paxos Trust Company, […]

Artists Have Been Attempting to Secure Royalties on Their Work for More Than a Century. Blockchain Finally Offers Them a Breakthrough

Amid all the recent backlash against NFTs, the real and exciting possibilities that blockchain technology offers for solving longstanding flaws in the art market could be lost. The great promise of blockchain is something more than just letting people buy and sell digital art. This new technology holds the potential to give artists of all […]

Bitcoin Blockchain Operations in China Threaten Climate Goals

The energy consumption and carbon emission from Bitcoin mining will undercut China’s climate efforts without more stringent regulations and policy changes, according to a study published in Nature Communications this week. The energy consumption from Bitcoin mining in China — the country that accounts for more than 75% of Bitcoin blockchain operations globally as of […]

How and Why DeFi Is Hottest Plug in Blockchain Industry

The DeFi movement promises to provide a lot of benefits, including the elimination of regulators and intermediaries and making financial markets more accessible to retail investors. 2020 was indeed an exceptional year for cryptocurrencies as so many of them outperformed most traditional assets, but 2021 seems more promising. From all indications, decentralized finance (DeFi) has […]