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IBM Announces New CEO, is This Good For Blockchain?

IBM CEO, Ginni Rometty, is stepping down after 8 years of service. She is being replaced by executive Arvind Krishna. Rometty has been a great supporter of the distributed ledger...

Anatol Antonovici | 5 months ago
Russia to Invest in Blockchain, Potential Benefit Valued at $17.5B
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Russia to Invest in Blockchain, Potential Benefit Valued at $17.5B

Russia plans to spend 28.4 billion rubles (over $450 million) on the development of blockchain until 2024. While this is 50% lower than previous figures, the strategy would still help...

Anatol Antonovici | 5 months ago
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India Crypto News

National Crypto Rupee Proposed in Indian Draft Blockchain Strategy

Just a week after the Reserve Bank of India confirmed legal status for crypto currency, a draft national strategy on blockchain has called for an official digital rupee. India to...

Martin Young | 5 months ago
Blockchain Could Secure You Your Dream Job, Billionaire Hints
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Blockchain Could Secure You Your Dream Job, Billionaire Hints

Blockchain will be among key technologies to transform the job market, according to Aneel Bhursi, co-founder and CEO of human capital management firm, Workday. Blockchain to Boost the...

Anatol Antonovici | 6 months ago
South Korean Military Gets a Blockchain-Based Upgrade
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South Korean Military Gets a Blockchain-Based Upgrade

The South Korean military’s Military Manpower Administration has partnered with Raonsecure, one of S. Korea’s leading ICT security software companies, to provide a blockchain-based...

Ricardo Martinez | 6 months ago
Wells Fargo Needs Tech Upgrade, Time to Partner With Ripple?
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Wells Fargo Needs Tech Upgrade, Time to Partner With Ripple?

Wells Fargo customers are not satisfied with the bank’s old technologies and systems and call for an upgrade. Is it time to adopt blockchain-based solutions or distributed ledger...

Anatol Antonovici | 6 months ago
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Altcoins

Dead Crypto Projects Declined in 2019, Are Altcoins Reviving?

The past two years have been brutal for the majority of altcoins to say the least. One statistic has been positive however, and that is fewer crypto projects ‘died’ in 2019 than in...

Martin Young | 6 months ago
World's First Blockchain Powered Phone Arrives at CES 2020
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World’s First Blockchain-Powered Phone Arrives at CES 2020

CES 2020 is about to open a new decade of consumer electronics inventions, and the star of the show is the world’s first blockchain-powered smartphone. Blockchain Phones Are Hot...

Ali | 6 months ago
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How China’s National Cryptocurrency Will Improve the Nation’s Economy

According to recent information, China’s e-yuan will roll out in early 2020, and it will be very cautious, initially only focusing on consumer spending. Recent reports regarding...

Ali | 7 months ago
Bigtech companies say Bitcoin is empowering
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BigTech Companies See Bitcoin Technology as Empowering

Social media giants are no longer opposing the power of decentralization and bitcoin technology. Instead, they are embracing it to solve the problems of a centralized Internet and put...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 7 months ago
Pakistan President voices concerns over Blockchain tech
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President of Pakistan Voices Concerns Over Blockchain Tech

According to Dr. Arif Alvi, the President of Pakistan, the country’s industrial sector needs to prepare for dealing with disruptive tech, such as AI, blockchain, and IoT. Beware...

Ali | 7 months ago