Entries by Steve

China’s Blockchain Spending Estimated to Reach $2 Billion Dollars by 2023

Contents Blockchain Spending Bull Run Governmental Green Light With Q4 progressing, 2019 has already been marked by major pronouncements about blockchain adoption in China. On October 25th, Chinese President Xi Jinping proclaimed that his country must take all advantages offered by blockchain technology. On November 6th, hash mining disappeared from the official list of hazardous […]

Russian blockchain token named in false Tunisian digital currency report pumps, then dumps

Despite government-issued digital currencies being all the rage these days, the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) has quickly refuted claims that it had launched its own version with the help of a foreign company. A statement published on Monday said the BCT denied “all these allegations and unfounded information.” The statement clarifies that the BCT […]

Toronto-based blockchain startup wants to stop talking about blockchain and start using it

It’s time to stop talking about blockchain and to start using it instead. That’s the message from the chief executive of the Open Application Network (OAN), a Toronto-based startup that is pushing a blockchain platform for app development, with the goal of providing an alternative basic architecture to the one driving most internet companies today. […]

Core Scientific opens world-class blockchain hosting facility in Calvert City, KY | State

BELLEVUE, Wash., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Core Scientific www.corescientific.com today announced that it has opened a new large-scale Blockchain facility in Calvert City, Kentucky. Creating many construction and high-tech jobs, Core Scientific is breathing new life into a steel mill facility that closed in 2016. The premium blockchain facility, with purpose-designed buildings that are thermodynamically engineered […]

Blockchain to help CBP track Canadian energy imports — GCN

Blockchain to help CBP track Canadian energy imports By Mark Rockwell Nov 12, 2019 The Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection is looking adapt a Canadian firm’s blockchain application to track oil and natural gas shipments coming into the U.S. over the northern border. The $182,700 investment from DHS Science and Technology […]

DHS is looking into using blockchain to track raw material imports

Written by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier Nov 12, 2019 | FEDSCOOP The Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate is exploring the use of blockchain technology to track raw material imports into the United States. The agency’s Silicon Valley Innovation Program (SVIP) recently awarded a phase one contract to Transmute Industries, Inc. to develop a proof of concept […]

Riot Blockchain Announces September 30, 2019 Quarterly Results

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Riot Blockchain, Inc. (NASDAQ: RIOT) (“Riot” or the “Company”) announced the filing of its September 30, 2019 Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q, which can be viewed on the Company’s website or at SEC.gov. Riot today announced financial results for its period ended September 30, 2019. The Company posted […]