Monday, September 20, 2021

Daimler uses blockchain for €100M Schuldschein (loan)

Daimler AG and Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) have used blockchain technology to execute a financial transaction. Daimler and LBBW successfully tested blockchain for capital markets in parallel with the process required by...

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...

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 - in test format - at the first...

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 transparency to online content. Through an application,...

CloseCross obtains MIFID derivatives license approval

CloseCross is a blockchain-based derivatives trading platform. The Company has obtained a licence under the European Union’s MIFID II regulations. The non-custodial Ethereum based multiparty derivatives trading platform will allow traders...

Council of Clerks of Commercial Courts (NCC) deploys IBM-developed blockchain

The French National Council of Clerks (NCC) and IBM have developed a blockchain-based commercial court solution devoted to the clerks of commercial courts' commercial and corporate registry. This blockchain network will...

Cross-chain bridge transfers 1.2M token between POA Network and Ethereum

On Thursday, 10th the POA Network cross-chain bridge transformed of 1.2 million POA native tokens from the POA Network to Ethereum network, and back, in under 10 minutes. This is significant. As...

UK’s iov42 to participate in the future of the EU’s admin blockchain

A UK start-up, iov42, which builds blockchain-inspired identification tools, has secured one of only seven tenders to design and develop the next generation of the European Blockchain Services Infrastructure (EBSI). EBSI,...

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,...
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Newsweek announces blockchain impact awards

Newsweek has announced the recipients of its first-ever 'Blockchain Impact Awards'. The newly-created award is for innovative entrepreneurs and enterprises that develop blockchain applications which deliver a social good. The winners...


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Copado raises funds for DevOps platform

Copado has raised $140 million in a Series C funding round led by Insight Partners. The funding was raised barely six months after it...
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Planful powers up performance at Perform

Planful not only gave the audience at its conference new functionality, it also revealed that the engine behind its FP&A solutions has been updated....
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commercetools secures $140m series C funding round to accelerate global growth

commercetools, an early adopter of the headless commerce has announced a $140m investment completing its series C funding round. The funding was led by...
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Use a slide from one presentation in another one

Use sort view and drag and drop to have the same slide from one #presentation in another with the correct theme and layout. #powerpoint
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Contino enabled growth with Kimble PSA, will Cognizant ?

The digital transformation consultancy Contino has revealed the solution that has helped the company grow from revenues of $15 million to a $120 million...
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Loqate report reveals the rise of rapid retail

Nearly a third of Brits expect retailers and supermarkets to deliver their online shopping the same day. According to a research report by Loqate,...
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Three tips to embark on a digital experience platform journey

Lynne Capozzi, CMO at @Acquia offers three tips around leveraging a #digital experience platform - @Widen
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Epicor adds Sidekick360 to its automotive analytics platform

Epicor has added Sidekick360 to its automotive Industry Data Analytics portfolio. Epicor is now the exclusive provider of Sidekick360 within the automotive market. Sidekick360...
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Palo Alto introduces Prisma SASE

Palo Alto Networks has announced its latest product, Prisma SASE. It aims to give companies more control over security and access for those who...

Axoni’s Veris attracts BlackRock on equity swaps network

BlackRock has begun to use Veris, Axoni's distributed ledger network for equity swaps. In so doing it (Blackrock) joins Citi, Goldman Sachs and other...
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Deltek launches the specification software for AEC

Deltek launched Deltek Specpoint at its annual conference Deltek Insight this week. The specification software was first unveiled earlier this year ahead of the...
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Talent shortages impact take-up of emerging technologies

Industry analysts Gartner claims talent shortages are acting as a barrier to the adoption of new technologies. The details are revealed in the recent...

Talkwalker opens London Office

Talkwalker has opened its first office in the UK, its fourth in Europe and its eighth overall. The new office is located in London....
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Acquia buys Widen to support open digital experience platform

Acquia is to acquire Widen, a cloud-native maker of digital asset management (DAM) and product information management (PIM) software provider. Widen unites digital assets...