Wednesday, December 19, 2018
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Money Trade Coin $75 million ICO scam

Money Trade Coin (MTC) is the latest ICO to be exposed as a scam. In this case, the scam is believed to have netted over $75 million. Police in Mumbai, India...
InterLedger Protocol (https://interledger.org/rfcs/0003-interledger-protocol/)

A digression: what is the ILP or Interledger Protocol?

The Interledger Protocol sounds unglamourous. Sometimes referred to as the ILP, an undated paper by two Ripple employees, Stefan Thomas and Evan Schwarz, proposed it. The ILP has moved beyond Ripple and...

Modex launches blockchain smart contract marketplace

Modex's Smart Contract Marketplace aims to tackle the 'last mile' adoption problem by bringing to market an app store for the blockchain. It aspiration is to bring blockchain technology into daily...

TradeLens blockchain shipping solution attracts >90 participants

A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) and IBM have announced the creation of TradeLens, a joint development by the two companies. This applies blockchain to global supply chains. Perhaps most significantly, TradeLens...
Trade finance

Batavia: yet another trade finance blockchain platform… (duh)

Bank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank and Erste Group have joined Batavia. Batavia derives from an initiative launched by UBS and IBM in 2016 to build a new global trade platform based...

Constellation claims to be 1000x faster than Bitcoin or Ethereum

Constellation has announced its emergence from stealth mode with a horizontally scalable protocol that it claims is at least 1000x faster than Bitcoin or Ethereum. In addition, the Proof-of-Meme model claims to...

ShipChain signs blockchain partnership with CaseStack

ShipChain, a blockchain specialist, has announced a partnership and pilot program with CaseStack, a provider of supply chain management services located in Fayetteville, Arkansas. CaseStack works with some of the world's largest...
Santander

Santander One Pay FX, a blockchain-based international money transfer service

Banco Santander has launched a new service, Santander One Pay FX. This makes it possible for customers to complete international transfers on the same day (in many cases) or by the...

Blockchain is reshaping payment processing – Part I

A desire for faster payment processing and better audit trails is leading companies away from traditional payment systems and toward innovation - with blockchain reshaping payment processing changes. Multiple companies are playing,...

Shyft commits to Bermuda, blockchain, KYC/AML and compliance

Shyft has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Government of Bermuda as part of the country’s vision to establish Bermuda as place leveraging cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. A key facet...

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Utsav Sanghani, Synopsys talks DevOps and Security

Utsav Sanghani, Synopsys talks DevOps and Security

Utsav Sanghani is a senior product manager at Synopsys. Among the products that Synopsys has acquired over the last few years to build out...
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Honeywell to use blockchain for aviation parts

Honeywell is introducing online buying and selling to the aviation parts industry with GoDirect Trade which will use blockchain technology. The e-commerce platform will...
Dan Jones and Dan Young talk Cloud Foundry and CI/CD

Dan Jones and Dan Young talk Cloud Foundry and CI/CD

Dan Jones and Dan Young are co-founders of Engineer Better. It is a UK-based consultancy that has been going for over two years. Engineer Better focused...

Everipedia’s expansion plan for its blockchain-based encyclopedia

Everipedia is building an encyclopedia based on blockchain technology. It plans to improve and expand its IQ ecosystem in several major phases. Everipedia launched...
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Dual screen for the price and space of one.

I do sometimes wish that every person in a company goes through a proper introduction to their PC on the induction course when then...
Tomi Adabayo talks about protecting IP

Tomi Adebayo talks about protecting IP

Protecting data, especially Intellectual Property (IP) is just as important as preventing the leak of personal data. While the latter will get you big...
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Salesforce adopts JavaScript

Salesforce has announced Lightning Web components. These are self contained, re-usable units that are used to make up an app. Developers can now create...
Blockchain

IOHK offers secure smart contracts technology

IOHK, a blockchain research and development company, has developed two tools for writing smart contracts for the Cardano blockchain. Plutus and Marlowe launched -...
Alain Fiocco talks about the new solutions OVH is offering

Alain Fiocco talks about the new solutions OVH is offering

Alain Fiocco is the CTO of OVH, the French cloud provider with plans to be a €1 billion company in the next few years....
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Blockchain Technology Partners and enterprise blockchain challenges

At the Hyperledger Global Forum (being held in Basel, Switzerland) Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP) is discussing how its recently-launched Sextant blockchain management platform addresses...
Thomas Di Giacomo and Brent Smithurst talk Cloud Foundry and containers

SUSE’s Thomas Di Giacomo and Brent Smithurst talk Cloud Foundry

At the Cloud Foundry Summit Europe, Enterprise Times caught up with Thomas Di Giacomo, CTO, SUSE and Brent Smithurst, Global Product Marketing Manager, SUSE....
Jason McGee on IBM, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes

Jason McGee on IBM, Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes

Jason McGee is the CTO of all things Platform as a Service at IBM Cloud. Among the products he looks after is IBM's Cloud...
Kubernetes security under the spotlight

Closing the Kubernetes security gap

If 2017 was the year of container experimentation, 2018 has seen containers begin to be deployed. Even ignoring the overhyped numbers from vendors, the...
Juniper Multi Cloud

Juniper + Nutanix offer multi cloud

Juniper Networks (Juniper) and Nutanix are partnering to deliver integrated solutions for a secure as well as automated multi-cloud enterprise. The rationale is their...