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Blockchain continues to earn Fed and BoE interest

The significance of blockchains is gaining greater central bank attention. Consider the following recent quotations from Mark Carney (Governor of the Bank of England), Janet Yellen (Chair of the Board of...
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Cynopsis Solutions launches ICO via Traceto.io

Cynopsis Solutions has launched its own Initial Currency Offer (ICO) via its subsidiary Traceto.io. What makes this different from most ICO announcements is the experience that Cynopsis already has in this...
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Philippine rural banks partner with UnionBank for blockchain

Four rural banks have partnered with UnionBank for a blockchain technology-reliant payment system. Officials of the publicly-listed universal bank vow to help the smaller banks become more efficient. In a briefing, UnionBank...
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CULedger advances credit union blockchain adoption

CULedger embodies the idea that credit unions should use blockchain technology to provide credit unions, and their members (effectively consumers), with innovative, cutting-edge products and services. To move this forwards, a...

Blockchain-based informed medical consent via Rati-Fi 

Rational Surgical Solutions (Rational) is offering its Rati-Fi blockchain-based process for confirmation of informed consent for surgical or medical interventions. Rati-Fi extends blockchain technology deeper into the healthcare sector, at a sensitive...
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Outlier Ventures: AI and finTech are focus areas for blockchain start-ups

An Outlier Ventures study of blockchain investments in early-stage rounds shows that start ups have raised more than US$20B (since 2013), and the focus has moved from pure cryptocurrency to new...
Hedera

IBM and Tata Communications join Hedera Governing Council

Hedera Hashgraph, a distributed ledger platform for enterprises, has announced that IBM and Tata Communications have joined the Hedera Governing Council. The Council - which will comprise up to 39 multinational...
Trust Your Supplier

IBM, Chainyard and Trust Your Supplier

IBM and Chainyard have announced Trust Your Supplier (TYS), a new blockchain network designed to improve supplier qualification, validation, onboarding and life cycle information management. Founding participants include Anheuser-Busch InBev, Cisco,...
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e-Residency: meet e-Banking

The world’s first e-Residency programme in Estonia is partnering with Finnish fintech company Holvi to launch borderless digital banking. The partnership eliminates the need for e-residents to travel to Estonia in...
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Primalbase creates blockchain space leasing system

Primalbase, a blockchain-enabled co-working company, has launched a new leasing and booking system called Primalbase Lease Market. This is a blockchain-based booking system. The Primalbase Lease Market enables members - those who...

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Hiding and Unhiding in Excel

There is feature in Excel that is very much overlooked by many. It is the humble hide and unhide feature. This can be easy...
WORBLI+WordProof

WORBLI + WordProof = blockchain transparency for online content

WORBLI, an enterprise-grade, compliance-focused blockchain platform, has expanded its application repertoire and offering to users by partnering with WordProof to bring trust, protection and...
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Mavrck acquires GroupHigh, an influencer search and intelligence

Mavrck, an influencer marketing platform announced it was buying GroupHigh, a blog and social influencer search SaaS platform. The acquisition is the most recent...
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Outlier Ventures: AI and finTech are focus areas for blockchain start-ups

An Outlier Ventures study of blockchain investments in early-stage rounds shows that start ups have raised more than US$20B (since 2013), and the focus...
The challenge of creating a 2,500 person security team

The challenge of creating a 2,500 person security team

NTT is in the middle of a massive restructure. It has formed a new business unit - NTT Limited - into which it has placed...
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HarmonyPSA extends functionality with Continuum

HarmonyPSA has announced a deep integration with Continuum the RMM and security vendor for MSPs. Its purpose is to combine the two systems' ticketing...
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Optmyzr introduces Amazon Ads management capabilities

Amazon is rapidly claiming its position as a critical and leading player in pay-per-click (PPC) and digital advertising. According to analysts, the company now...
Cypherium

Cypherium collaborates with Google Cloud Platform

Cypherium, an enterprise-focused blockchain platform which prioritises scalability and decentralisation, is collaborating with Google Cloud  Platform (GCP) to offer enterprise-appropriate blockchain solutions to Google...
Bloq

BloqCloud: on-demand blockchain infrastructure

Bloq has made available its BloqCloud platform for on-demand blockchain infrastructure services (BaaS or Blockchain as a Service). BloqCloud has applicability both for conventional...
New phishing campaign targets Utilities industry with Adwind

New phishing campaign targets Utilities industry with Adwind

Cofense researcher Milo Salvia has published a new blog warning of a phishing campaign delivering the Adwind malware. The campaign is targeting companies within...
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Commerzbank blockchain developments

Two blockchain developments involving Commerzbank have materialised. The first involves logistics/supply chains, Marco Polo and others. They executed a real-time pilot transaction for the...
Ransomware hits 23 local government entities in Texas

Ransomware hits 23 local government entities in Texas

Ransomware has hit 23 local government entities in Texas. The details of the attack emerged via a post from the Texas Department of Information...
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Applying innovation lessons from SailGP to business

Enterprise Times sat down with John Abel, VP Cloud and Innovation for UK, Ireland and Israel at Oracle on the eve of the Cowes...
Alfa

Alfa blockchain social network/digital sharing launched on Indiegogo

Alfa app and smartwatch intend to foster freedom to create and transact, reward users for their time, protect their privacy, and respect the chronological...