Wednesday, July 15, 2020

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...

Circle+ ‘smart city’ blockchain database in Singapore

Circle+ is a creation of Singapore's SGCN forum. It uses blockchain technology transformation and has officially launched. The SGCN forum was established in 2001. It has a base of 1.1 million...

NEMoGrid attracts another partner to its blockchain energy initiative

sonnen (sic) has announced it is participating in the EU project NEMoGrid. Various companies and research institutes - from Germany, Switzerland and Sweden - are taking part in testing the future...

Energo+Qtum implements blockchain

Qtum Foundation Pte has announced that Energo Foundation Pte has implemented the Qtum blockchain platform in its latest cooperation with First Gen, the largest producer of clean energy in the Philippines....

UN World Food Programme harnesses Devery blockchain for Tunisian school children

Devery, a blockchain-based start-up focused on supply chain tracking, has signed an agreement with the Tunisian Ministry of Education to implement a blockchain-based tracking system for the latter's school meals programme....
Cryptocurrency losses for 2018 already stands at $670 million

Cryptocurrency thefts net $670 million in three months

Theft of cryptocurrencies in 2018 has already netted hackers and scammers $670 million. This number represents 40% of all the monies taken over the last six years. The details were revealed by...

Deloitte and MAPI: manufacturers’ digital supply chain expectations are too high

More than half of manufacturers in this Deloitte and MAPI survey expect digital supply networks will provide benefits - but only 28% have started implementing them. While companies are increasingly aware of...

Accord Project welcomes magic circle law firms

The Accord Project – a legal industry body for smart legal contracts – has announced that 'magic circle' law firms Allen & Overy, Freshfields, and Slaughter and May are joining the...

Indian blockchain network to prevent fraud built on Monetago

After years of blockchain proofs of concept and pilots, Monetago has deployed an enterprise grade offering for multiple financial services organizations. The production system, based on the Hyperledger Fabric, provides a common...

SAP on blockchain study

A new study from SAP on blockchain reveals what many many think obvious: it is past time to accept blockchain as imminent. For some, distributed ledger technology (DLT or blockchain) remains...


Entrust launches 10th generation of it PKI platform (Image Credit: Hack Capital on Unsplash)

Entrust launches 10th generation of it PKI platform

Entrust Datacard has launched Security Manager 10, the latest version of its private key infrastructure (PKI). The PKI platform can be deployed in the...

Telcos streamline settlement via Clear’s blockchain

Using a solution developed by blockchain-based settlement company Clear, three of the largest telcos have successfully finalised a trial of automated settlement of roaming...
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Acquia launches new open Digital Experience Platform

Digital experience company Acquia has launched its new Open Digital Experience Platform (DXP). The Acquia Open DXP is supported by Acquia Marketing Cloud and...
Cyberattacks increase on the extended enterprise (Image Credit: Joshua Aragon on Unsplash)

Cyberattacks increase on the extended enterprise

Cyberattacks against enterprise targets have increased as a result of the lockdown. They were already on the increase before enterprises sent large numbers of...

Telos launches Epios Project for anonymous COVID-19 testing

Telos has launched the Epios Project. Designed to facilitate anonymous testing for COVID-19 and other epidemics, this epidemic disease project will include anonymous testing...
Are remote workers slacking off? (Image Credit: Junjira Konsang from Pixabay )

Are remote workers slacking off?

80% of remote workers in the US admit to slacking off now they are at home, at least that’s what they told SellCell in...
Will US legislation stop COVID-19 apps leaking user data? (Image Credit: Brian McGowan on Unsplash)

Will US legislation stop COVID-19 apps leaking user data?

COVID-19 contact tracing apps are leaking user data according to security company Avast. It claims that rushing apps to market has meant skimping on...
Spyware and stalkerware usage surges during lockdown (Image Credit: Tumisu from Pixabay )

Spyware and stalkerware usage surges during lockdown

The use of spyware and stalkerware has surged during the lockdown, claims Avast. It says usage of these privacy busting apps for the period...
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Qlik discovers importance of data analytics in fight against COVID-19

Qlik completed two surveys in 2020 that helped identify the changing use of data analytics in NHS Trusts in the UK due to COVID-19....

Symbol and wine fraud prevention by blockchain

Symbol from NEM (Symbol) has developed an enterprise blockchain designed to work in critical load situations – such as networks requiring very high speeds...
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Forter launches smart routing solution for automated payments

Forter, an eCommerce fraud prevention provider, has launched Forter Smart Routing. It is an automated payment routing solution to help merchants prevent revenue...
APT activity is targeting COVID-19 research (Image Credit: fernando zhiminaicela from Pixabay )

APT activity is targeting COVID-19 research

Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) activity is on the increase with nation-state backed attacks targeting COVID-19 research. The claim comes from NTT Ltd in its...

CVA publishes key ceremony guidelines for digital asset protection

The Crypto Valley Association (CVA) has published its 'Trusted Key Ceremony Guidelines' This is an initiative coming from the from CVA's Cybersecurity Working Group....
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Kooomo launches Pick & Pack app to improve grocery online shopping experience

Kooomo, the digital eCommerce specialist, has launched an innovative Pick and Pack app. It has developed the app to improve the online shopping experience...