Tags: Smart Contracts

Gladius blockchain solution to solve net neutrality?

Gladius is a startup founded by Max Niebylski, Alex Godwin, and Marcelo McAndrew. It claims to offer decentralized Content Delivery Network (CDN) and DDoS protection via blockchain. The Gladius goal is to create a fully decentralized, peer to peer, serverless node network to connect bandwidth and storage pools to websites looking for DDoS protection and…

ModulTrade: a blockchain-based trade platform for MSMEs

ModulTrade has launched a blockchain-based global trade platform specifically aimed at micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). It claims it represents a new marketplace to meet, commit and execute safe and secure trade anywhere in the world. The ModulTrade platform addresses many of the barriers MSMEs face when working to complete a successful trade cycle.…

Bizarre blockchain for accountants headline

ET received a email with the bizarre headline “Blockchain could replace banks and lawyers, says ICAEW“. This purports to come from a new report from the ICAEW (the Institute of Chartered Accounts in England and Wales), entitled ‘Blockchain and the future of accountancy’. This headline is bizarre for two reasons: the Report barely mentions ‘blockchain…

Would you let an AI review your contracts?

ThoughtRiver has launched a new AI solution to assess legal contracts. The solution, called Review, is said to be able to assess a contract up to 60 times faster than a paralegal. It is also said to be 30% cheaper suggesting that its hourly rate is quite rapacious. The solution builds on ThroughRiver’s existing Contextual…

Healthcare blockchain dedicated publication to arrive

Partners in Digital Health has launched ‘Blockchain in Healthcare Today’ (BHT), a digital publication dedicated to healthcare blockchain applicability. Its objective is to assist the healthcare industry evaluate integrated blockchain implementation and deployments. This will range across the healthcare continuum through proven, and scientifically validated evidence. “Blockchain in Healthcare Today offers expedited, peer-reviewed publication of…

XinFin to introduces blockchain institutional financing marketplace

XinFin is set to launch an institutional financial marketplace. The XinFin Foundation is a non-profit organisation which liaises with governments to enable low cost Infrastructure financing with improved financing for global infra projects. The XinFin platform, using native Xchange Infinite Development Contract (XDC) cryptotokens, will offer cryptocurrency benefits through integration of smart contracts between buyers,…

Blockchain integration: projects, platforms and exchanges

Integrating blockchain projects, platforms and exchanges matter if digital currencies are to generate and keep broad appeal. The announcement by Decentral of its Jaxx product introduces a user-controlled, multi-asset, multi-platform digital currency wallet and exchange with support for 70+ partners and integrations. “We are bringing together all facets of the blockchain ecosystem with Jaxx to provide…

Coinsilium raises cash for blockchain

Coinsilium Group Limited has announced it has successfully raised £118,000 from issuing new shares. A large part of the money is to be used to invest in a blockchain-based management system for digital assets. The announcement comes a day after Mediachain Labs was acquired by Spotify. The media streaming company bought Mediachain to get access to blockchain…