SWIFT Partners With Majors Banks To Test Blockchain Voting

Communication giant SWIFT has partnered with the Singapore Exchange and four banks for testing a medium for e-voting based blockchain technology, revealed the firm on Tuesday. The participants in this joint effort to examine if distributed ledger technology (DLT) can make shareholder voting convenient and efficient, including Deutsche Bank, DBS, …

IBM's VP of Blockchain Believes Bitcoin Will Hit $1 Million
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IBM’s VP of Blockchain Believes Bitcoin Will Hit $1 Million

Jesse Lund, the vice president of IBM’s blockchain and cryptocurrencies operations, expects that Bitcoin’s (BTC) market value would eventually reach $1 million. Lund made his prediction during an interview with comparison and news platform Finder.com. The interview was uploaded on YouTube on February 20. Lund was asked about the status …

Crypto Will Take Over in Next Fives Years: Tim Draper
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Crypto Will Take Over in Next Five Years: Tim Draper

Billionaire investor and notable Bitcoin (BTC) bull Tim Draper asserted that in Five years, only criminal would use fiat as cryptocurrencies are universally accepted. Draper made his claims in an interview with American financial news tv channel Fox Business released on February 18. Only Criminal Will Prefer Fiat Money Reciting …

Google Launches Crypto and Blockchain Analytical Tools
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Google Launches Crypto and Blockchain Analytical Tools

Google recently launched crypto and blockchain analytical tools, which allow users to access in-depth data for the top cryptocurrencies. The search giant aims to revolutionize the search approach for blockchain the same it did for information on the internet. Six New Blockchain Datasets Included Google cloud has released blockchain transaction …

Crypto Essential for Surviving Digital Age: Circle CEO
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Crypto Essential for Surviving the Digital Age: Circle CEO

Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of Circle, asserts that humanity can’t survive the digital age without crypto. The decentralized and resilient nature of crypto makes it an indispensable asset. Jeremy Allaire made the claims at the 2019 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The Circle CEO believes that people who are …

India's Banking Research Institute to Implement Blockchain
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India’s Banking Research Institute to Implement Blockchain

The Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT) of India recently published a blueprint on Blockchain implementation in the banking sector, the Financial Express, Indian daily newspaper reported on Tuesday, January 22. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) established IDRBT in 1996 with the purpose of conducting research …

Wordpress To Offer Blockchain Features | Coindelite News
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WordPress To Offer Blockchain Features

WordPress, Google and Ethereum development studio ConsenSys and other firms have partnered to launch a new publishing platform. The partnership aims at building blockchain tools. According to the announcement, Newspack, the new platform is explained as an “inexpensive” platform. It aims to offer technology and support for small- and medium-sized …

Chinese Internet regulator To Censor Blockchain Firms | Coindelite News
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Chinese Internet regulator To Censor Blockchain Firms

China’s internet censorship agency has approved few regulations for blockchain companies in the country. The new regulations will take effect from Feb 15, 2019. On Thursday the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) published its new regulations for managing blockchain information services. The announcement defines blockchain companies as “entities or nodes” …

Pakistani Bank Partners With Alipay For Blockchain | Coindelite News
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Pakistani Bank Partners With Alipay For Blockchain

Telenor Microfinance Bank, Pakistan based subsidiary of Norwegian telecoms multinational Telenor Group announced its partnership with Alipay. The announcement said that the firm has launched cross-border payments using blockchain technology using payments company Alipay. The initiative is called as Pakistan’s first blockchain-based international remittance service. On Tuesday, the bank announced …

Chinese Banking Group To Launch A New Blockchain Platform | Coindelite News
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Chinese Banking Group To Launch A New Blockchain Platform

The China Banking Association (CBA), the regulatory body of the country for the banking sector has announced that it is launching a new blockchain-based platform for trade finance. Last week the association announced that the organization is in the process of rolling it out for live usage after several pilot …