MOBI

MOBI VID standard on blockchain, with BMW, Ford, Groupe Renault and others

The Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative's member-led Vehicle Identification (VID) working group has created and now launched the industry's first VID standard. With this, MOBI introduces blockchain technology for digital vehicle identification...
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EnCirca starts pre-registrations for blockchain domain names

EnCirca is now accepting applications for Ethereum's .ETH domain names. The deadline for applications is August 10, 2019. Encirca believes it is the first ICANN Accredited Registrar to accept such applications. "Billions...

OneConnect to build supply chain finance ecosystem

OneConnect, a member company of Ping An Group (the world's largest insurance group by market cap) aims to make multi-party information sharing a reality with blockchain. It hopes to break information...
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Huobi and Nervos partner for decentralised financial services blockchain

Huobi Group, a blockchain services provider, is partnering with layered blockchain network Nervos to develop a new public blockchain focused on decentralized financial (DeFi) services. The project, provisionally named Huobi Finance...
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TradeLens adds Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express

TradeLens acceptance increases with Hapag-Lloyd and Singapore-based Ocean Network Express (ONE) deciding to join the blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform. Jointly developed by A.P. Moller – Maersk and IBM, it seems as...
Sri Lanka

Aon, Oxfam and Etherisc launch blockchain-based agricultural insurance

Aon, Oxfam and Etherisc have launched blockchain-based agricultural insurance policies for smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka. Nearly 200 farmers have already enrolled in a solution which delivers micro-insurance to smallholder paddy...
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11 telco’s launch the  Communications Blockchain Network (CBN)

Eleven telco carriers are investing to set-up a blockchain-enabled settlement platform - the Communications Blockchain Network (CBN). Remarkably it has drawn support from more than ten technology partners, some of which...
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TransPerfect integration VDR with True Digital Dossier’s blockchain

TransPerfect, a language and technology solutions provider, and distributed ledger firm True Digital Dossier (TDD) are partnering to integrate the latter's new blockchain technology with TransPerfect's Virtual Data Room (VDR) tool,...
VeChainThor

Walmart China adopts food safety with VeChainThor blockchain

The Walmart China Blockchain Traceability Platform, built on the VeChainThor blockchain, was announced at the 2019 China Products Safety Publicity Week in Beijing. This is a development of Walmart China, China...

Q2 Solutions and the application of blockchain in clinical research

Q2 Solutions (Q2), a clinical trial laboratory services organisation, has conducted a sample tracking proof-of-concept (PoC) using distributed ledger technology (DLT or blockchain) in partnership with HSBlox and R3. The goal of...

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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...
Commerzbank

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...