Poseidon with Stellar blockchain to reduce carbon footprint

The Poseidon Foundation (Poseidon) has received its first €2.1 million contribution (ahead of its public fundraiser in May 2018). 80% of this particular contribution will go to protect 55 million trees...

Omega One and another Bermuda blockchain initiative

The Bermuda Government adds, with Omega One, to its efforts to drive a blockchain-based transformation towards a digital asset economy. Bermuda's Premier and Omega One have announced their effort to build the...
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IHS Markit/Cambridge Blockchain ally for KYC

Cambridge Blockchain has announced a strategic alliance with IHS Markit. Through this the companies will offer integrated reference data, operations, and software to support utilities for the collection and management of...

BTaaS – blockchain testing as a service

Whiteblock has announced a blockchain testing-as-a-service (BTaaS), a scalable test system for blockchain and enterprise distributed ledger technology (DLT) developers. Whiteblock enters the blockchain market with management experience in building products...

Retail and CPG poised to exploit ‘age of blockchain’

A new Deloitte report 'New tech on the block: Planning for blockchain in the Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods industries (no registration required) identifies areas with the biggest immediate opportunity for...

Oracle on blockchain catch up quest, with CFH 

Keen to make its mark in blockchain innovation Oracle has joined academia and banking industry leaders as part of the Carolina Fintech Hub (CFH) Generation Blockchain Challenge. This aims to encourage...
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Salesforce Ventures invests in blockchain for first time

Despite many investments into startups Salesforce Ventures has finally invested in one that leverages blockchain. It has invested in Gospel Technology as part of a $5 million Series A funding round....

AB InBev, Accenture, APL and Kuehne + Nagel successfully test blockchain

A consortium - comprising AB InBev, Accenture, APL and Kuehne + Nagel plus a European customs organisation - has successfully tested a blockchain solution. This demonstrated it is possible to eliminate...
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Is this the future of employee pay?

ADP has announced Wisely Pay, a new way for employers to pay their workers with cash cards. The rise of the gig economy has brought many new challenge and opportunities to human...
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Nuco’s Aion aims to federate blockchains

Enterprise blockchain company Nuco has announced Aion. Nuco claims this is the first interoperable blockchain network and will provide the basis for a delivery framework which allows communication between blockchains. Multiple blockchains...

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NTT Ltd sets out data centre plans

At a recent media briefing in London, Jason Goodall, CEO, NTT Ltd outlined his goals and targets for the newly formed NTT Ltd. One...
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Why AI + big data = Unified Data Analytics

At the Spark+AI Summit, Europe, Enterprise Times sat with Ali Ghodsi, CEO and co-founder, Databricks to talk AI and big data. Ghodsi started as...
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Paramount Software Solutions: blockchain from Farm to Plate

Paramount Software Solutions (Paramount) has launched its first blockchain technology-based provenance tracking - for 'Farm to Plate'. According to Paramount Farm to Plate is...
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Banco Santander goes for double Madrid blockchain coup

Banco Santander has revealed two more initiatives using blockchain. The first is a continuation of its blockchain initiatives in wholesale finance. The second is...
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ReadyReturns to provide “Prime-like” service for product returns

ReadyReturns, a provider of product returns and logistics solutions for retailers and their customers, has added a “Prime-Like” service offering. The new advanced component...
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Does the boss need to evolve?

When Heroclitus wrote: “There is nothing permanent except change” he was not solely referring to the advances of technology. An affirmation of this is...
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Digital Transformation needs people, technology and data

Research carried out by Alteryx and published during its EMEA Alteryx Inspire event in London, has demonstrated the importance of people, technology and data....
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Tezos Foundation to partner with Globacap for capital markets automation

Tezos Foundation has entered into a strategic partnership with Globacap to accelerate bringing capital markets into the digital age. Tezos is a Swiss non-profit...
What is Delta Lake and why should you be interested?

What is Delta Lake and why should you be interested?

At Spark+AI Summit Europe 2019, Databricks announced it was giving its Delta Lake technology to the Linux Foundation. It's a significant move for a...

MouseBelt and the launch of the Blockchain Education Alliance

MouseBelt, an ecosystem promoting blockchain, has announced its latest initiative - encouraging blockchain innovation through education via the 'Blockchain Education Alliance' (BEA). The alliance's...
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Salesforce report explores why some retailers thrive and others close down

Salesforce has released its third annual “Connected Shoppers Report" which highlights the behaviours and expectations of over 10,000 global consumers. John Strain, SVP Retail...
Apple denies browser data being sent to China 

Apple denies browser data being sent to China

It's been an uncomfortable weekend for Apple which the company has sought to deal with today through an official statement. It started with claims...
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Ingenico launches Chinese payment methods for eCommerce players

Ingenico Group, an international operator in seamless payment, is transforming how international eCommerce companies operate in China. The company is introducing a suite of...
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TrustLayer announces partnership with Builder Partnerships

TrustLayer, an insurtech startup, has launched an automated insurance verification platform. It has also announced a partnership with residential construction network, Builder Partnerships. The...