Cryptocurrency

Is Dimon right about Bitcoin (and cryptocurrencies)?

At an industry conference organised by Barclays, Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan, stated “Bitcoin will eventually blow up. It’s a fraud. It’s worse than tulip bulbs and won’t end well.”...
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ZF, UBS and IBM combine in Car eWallet

ZF, UBS and IBM  are jointly to develop the Car eWallet open automotive transaction platform for mobility services. This will use  blockchain technology. To its founders, Car eWallet has the potential...
Pyongyang

Is Kim Jong Un’s DPRK about to kill cryptocurrencies?

According to security research firm FireEye, Kim Jong Un's DPRK (aka N Korea) is focusing on Bitcoin (BTC) as a source of foreign funds. That he seeks to do this is...
Eu Commission

Pathetic EASME investing in blockchain

The EU's Executive Agency for SMEs (EASME) has invested, via SME Instrument funds, a 'whole' c €3.4M in three companies (see below) in pursuit of blockchain use. The Commission set up...
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Might the Federal Reserve bless blockchains?

The US Federal Reserve Bank (the Fed), in a new research paper , almost blesses blockchain. This is a significant development, though not yet one cast in stone. The paper is: "Strategies...
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Export Portal: import/export on a blockchain

Export Portal claims both culture and strategy are about to get a 21st-century digital upgrade. Using Export Portal's private blockchain-based B2B ecosystem, exporters and importers will be able to share information...
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Cobalt Bluesky joins BT Radianz Cloud ecosystem

Cobalt, the FX post-trade processing network based on distributed ledger technology, has joined the BT Radianz Cloud. The latter says it is the world's largest financial community. Organisations can now access...
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Aventus blockchain partnership with Townsend Music

Aventus Systems has announced a blockchain partnership with Townsend Music. The objective is to test a ticketing application in the UK market. The first phase of the collaboration will utilise Aventus’ first...
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27 BTC buys you a Dubai apartment (or 33 perhaps)

27 Bitcoins will buy you a studio in a £250 million development of 1,000+ studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments in two apartment towers and a shopping mall in Dubai. All are...
UTRUST makes $1.5 million in 90 minutes with pre-ICO offering

UTRUST raises $1.5 million in 90 minutes

Cryptocurrency payment platform UTRUST has raised $1.5 million in 90 minutes as part of its pre Initial Coin Offering. The sale was over oversubscribed with just over 1,100 of the registered...

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Ultrain

Ultrain launches its blockchain mainnet

Ultrain has announced the launch of its mainnet. This marks the next step forward for this commercial public chain. It is also, Ultrain claims,...
ContentBox

Castbox launches ‘Community’ to make podcasting more social

Podcast app creator Castbox has launched Community, a new feature which enables both creators and listeners to participate in the ever-expanding podcast ecosystem. Available...
Matt Calkins on why you should care about low code

Matt Calkins on why you should care about low code

With AppianWorld in San Diego on the horizon, Enterprise Times spoke with Matt Calkins, CEO, Appian about why people should care about low code....
Nexledger

Samsung SDS and Tech Mahindra to enhance Nexledger blockchain platform

Samsung SDS and Tech Mahindra are to collaborate in the global blockchain market using the Nexledger platform. As part of the collaboration between the...
Is Dragonblood a wake-up call for WPA3 security?

Is Dragonblood a wake-up call for WPA3 security?

Dragonblood is a collection of five exploits and vulnerabilities that affect the latest WPA3 protocol and certification. They were revealed by security researchers Mathy...
John South on the challenge of compliance and regulation

John South talks about the challenge of compliance

Over the last decade there has been a significant increase in the amount of compliance that businesses have had to deal with. Nowhere is...
Doctor-Patient

One Med Chart shares blockchain data between patients and EMS

Augusta HiTech has launched its One Med Chart, a patient-controlled electronic medical records (EMR) blockchain platform. This introduces real-time EMR sharing between patients and...

Albertsons to join blockchain-based IBM Food Trust for romaine lettuces

Albertsons, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the US, is to join the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network to improve...
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Finding the cell that contains just a space in Excel

I have many clients who have the same problem with importing data from other applications into Excel. All seems perfectly well until they start...
Rani Osnat talks about containers and security

Rani Osnat talks about containers and security

At the KubeSec day in Seattle, Enterprise Times talked with Rani Osnat, VP Product Marketing at Aqua Security. ET had just spent the day...
SAS Fraud Report

SAS indicts UK companies’ lack of fraud detection

Research undertaken for a SAS Report indicates that British companies, on average, lose significantly more money to procurement fraud, and the country is far...
Verasity

Verasity blockchain integrates with Vimeo video

Verasity offers a blockchain-based platform which supports the infrastructure and tools for video publishers to serve rewarded video and loyalty programs to viewers. It...
Finance companies suffer the most cyber attacks

Finance companies suffer the most cyber attacks

The NTT Security 2019 Global Threat Intelligence Report (registration required) is out. It reveals that 32% of all attacks observed globally, targeted web applications....
BT signs €5.9 million deal with NATO

BT widens its deal to support NATO

British Telecom (BT) has announced a new deal with NATO worth €5.9 million. It has signed a three year agreement with the NATO Communication...