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‘Meat’ your blockchain

A group of livestock farmers in Arkansas, supported by Heifer USA, is using blockchain technology so customers can tell where their dinner comes from - what you might call 'meat' your...
Cognizant identifies blockchain issues facing financial services

Cognizant finds blockchain is key for financial services

IT services company Cognizant has just released its latest report on blockchain. It is called Financial Services,: Building Blockchain One Block at a Time. The report comes less than a week...
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BTC vs BCC: confused?

At 1220 UTC on 1st August, 2017, Bitcoin Cash (BCC) arrived. It is an analogue, but not a precise one, for Bitcoins (aka BTC). The most obvious difference is that the...
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BASF applies blockchain to its supply chain

BASF showed off how it is applying blockchain to its supply chain at an EXPO Day of start-up accelerator STARTUP AUTOBAHN. This was held in Stuttgart on July 25. Alongside Daimler,...
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Toda-Algorand platform scalable to >3M tps and >4B users?

  Toda-Algorand Corp., a joint venture between TodaCorp and Algorand, aims to deliver a decentralized transaction platform which combines the ledgerless ease and scalability of cash payment systems with a flexible ledger-based...
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ICOs may be securities: investors beware

If you delight in Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), beware. This week the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an investigative Report cautioning market participants about offers and sales of digital...
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TrueRec: a blockchain app for qualifications

As part of its ongoing work involving blockchain, SAP’s Innovation Center Network has produced TrueRec. This is a secure and trusted digital wallet for storing professional and academic credentials. These credentials...
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Recycling waste shipping and a blockchain PoC

Marine Transport International (MTI) has launched a proof of concept (PoC) trial. The aim is to connect parties involved in the recycling supply chain via blockchain technology. By incorporating FRED, the...
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Blockchain-based Po.et 2.0 attracts publishers

Digital media publications The Merkle, Crypto Insider, Coinspeaker, and ChainB - are partnering with Po.et. The announcement was shared in a blog by Max Bronstein, media and strategy at Po.et. They are...
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Securities data blockchain for European SMEs

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) is collaborating with IBM to develop a securities data blockchain solution for European SMEs. The project plans to digitize securities certificate data to simplify issuance...

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Accelo ties up with Microsoft365

Accelo has announced a new and deeper integration to Office365. The details were announced in a blog by Hugh Cowling, Product Manager, Accelo. It...
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Steganography used in attack on industrial enterprises

Steganography is being used in a new range of attacks against industrial computers in Europe and Japan. The details of the attack are revealed...
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Blockchain catch-up Week 22 (w/e 29th May)

This is a start-of-the-week Enterprise Times 'blockchain catch-up for Week 22. Last week had Memorial Day in the US and the late Spring Bank...
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Cisco to acquire ThousandEyes to boost network division

Cisco has announced its intent to acquire network intelligence company, ThousandEyes. A report on the Bloomberg website puts the deal at close to US$1...
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Salesforce flourishes but growth will slow

Salesforce posted a strong 1st quarter, 2021, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. While it did revise its guidance for the rest of the 2021 financial...
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Finboot partners with London Chamber of Arbitration and Mediation

Finboot is partnering with the London Chamber of Arbitration and Mediation (LCAM) to exploit the MARCO blockchain. The latter is an organisation offering arbitration...
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New datasets add POI and population movement to OmniSci

OmniSci has signed its first commercial dataset partners to the OmniSci Data Catalog. The two partners are SafeGraph, a leading provider of point of...
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Weaponisation of IoT surges as threat actors leverage COVID-19

COVID-19 opened up a new opportunity for global threat actors. They have increased their use of old vulnerabilities, used COVID-19 lures to catch out...
Proof of Impact launches blockchain-based platform for CSR

Proof of Impact launches blockchain-based platform for CSR

Proof of Impact has launched a blockchain platform that it claims will "revolutionise the way people fund and experience impact". The new platform will...
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Yotpo releases report on user generated content

Yotpo, in partnership with eTail, has released the results of their survey on user-generated content. The company surveyed the leaders of some of the...
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UK business eyeing overseas expansion post COVID-19

UK businesses are looking at overseas expansion post-COVID-19. Many believe that they are too reliant on a single market. To survive global issues such...
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Salesforce gathers terrific ten for EMEA advisory board

Salesforce has decided to gather a group of ten senior business leaders together to act as an advisory board for EMEA. The new board...
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E-HCert – blockchain-based Covid-19 app for Cyprus

VeChain continues its collaboration with I-Dante to co-develop E-HCert App. This provides an archival solution for Covid-19 RT-PCR (real time-polymerase chain reaction) and antibodies...
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TrueCommerce and Trust Payments form strategic partnership

Retail technology business provider TrueCommerce has entered into a strategic partnership with international payment gateway provider Trust Payments. The company is looking to broaden...