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Alibaba’s DAMO Academy expects large-scale blockchain in 2020 · TechNode

1 min read Image credit: Alibaba Group Large-scale blockchain applications with more than 10 million daily active items could gain mass adoption in 2020, according to a report from Alibaba global research program DAMO (Discovery, Adventure, Momentum, and Outlook) Academy on Wednesday. Why it matters: China’s tech mainstays are piling in on the global drive toward […]

Jordan to test blockchain-based Customs system – Latest Maritime & Shipping News Online

Officials from Jordan Customs and TradeLens discussing the new system that will be tested in Aqaba Jordanian Customs is to pilot the global trade digital platform, TradeLens, which is underpinned by blockchain technology, and which has been jointly developed by Maersk and IBM. TradeLens aims to offer systems through which information can be exchanged between […]

Takasbank Launches Blockchain-Based Gold Transfer System

            Turkey’s Istanbul Clearing, Settlement, and Custody Bank (Takasbank) has announced the launch of BIGA Digital Gold, a blockchain-based system that enables peer-to-peer transfers of digitizable gold, Turkish news outlet AA reports. In a statement announcing the launch, Takasbank claimed that its commodity transfer system will allow users to trade […]

TERI Develops Blockchain-Enabled Prototype for Solar Power Trading

TERI has developed a prototype platform to facilitate peer-to-peer trading of solar energy among consumers in the same neighbourhood. The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has announced that it has developed a platform to facilitate peer-to-peer transactions of solar energy among consumers in the same neighbourhood. The prototype which utilises blockchain for the execution of […]

Global Blockchain Market to Witness an Outstanding Growth During 2020-2029 – Neptune Pine

A Research Report on Blockchain Market Potential Growth, Share, Demand and Analysis of Key Players Research Forecasts to (2020-2029). The global Blockchain Market research report covers main factors responsible for the development of the global Blockchain Market. The research report on Blockchain Market evaluates the growth trends through the past and present study of the market and […]

China Enacts Crypto Law in Run-Up to State Digital Currency Debut

China has formally implemented a law governing cryptographic password management as part of its pre-release plans for its central bank digital currency (CBDC). As English-language news media outlet China Money Network reported on Jan. 1, the latest regulations have become legally binding following their unveiling in October last year. Crypto security paves way for CBDC […]