Christian Hartmann/Reuters Dutch blockchain company LegalThings is creating...
On an electricity grid, electrons generated from the sun, wind, or other renewable sources are indistinguishable from those generated by fossil fuels. To keep track of how much clean energy is produced, governments around the world have created systems based on tradable certificates. Problem is, the way...
Own your own data, gain independence?Pau Barrena/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBy Chris BaraniukTHERE’S a new way to prove you are who you say you are – inspired by the tech underpinning bitcoin. Usually,...
Oracle sees big opportunity in blockchain, the distributed ledger technology that underlies Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The business software giant...
LegalFling wants to bring consent into relationships -- with an app.Image: Cultura/REX/ShutterstockBy Sasha Lekach2018-01-11 23:14:09 UTC Back in 2014, a consensual sex app came out hoping to encourage better and clearer communication between potential partners. That app is long gone — shocker.  In its place comes a similar concept...
AGT Technology announces token sale as it creates a blockchain solution for the $7 billion-plus global travel and tourism industry Press Release - updated: Nov 29, 2017 TALLINN, Estonia, November 29, 2017 (Newswire.com) - AGT Technologies, the blockchain solutions company is revolutionizing the travel and tourism industry by implementing the decentralized ledger technology....
Rapid Rise of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology Over the past few years, inventions in the fintech space have been rapidly transforming into innovations thanks to early commercialization, mass acceptance and adoption.  Cryptocurrencies have been around for a  long time, but they...
As the next in a line of small nations to embrace Blockchain technology, the State Bank of Mauritius (SMB) has announced that it will partner with Fintech firm SALT (Secured Automated Lending Technology) in order to use Blockchain assets as collateral for loans. The move is being cheered by...
Blockchain payments startup company Bitt in Barbados has announced the appointment of Rawdon Adams as its new chief executive officer as of late September 2017. The hiring is viewed as part of the firm’s strategy to add weight to its plans in the region. In a statement, Bitt supporter...
As with many new technologies, blockchain can only thrive if the relevant infrastructure is in place to support it. This includes a banking system willing to accept digital currencies such as Bitcoin, developers capable of creating technologies and interfaces to enable experts and laypeople alike to interact, and...