Blockchain Technology: Its Applications and Impact on Various Industries

  Distributed Ledger systems such as Blockchain gained mainstream recognition after serving as the underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies. Today, multiple industries are embracing the variety of applications that implement Blockchain technology.   There is a growing demand for services today that embrace transparency and data security. A distributed ledger technology provides a way to record and transfer data that are not only safe and transparent but also auditable and resistant to change. The key behind this is to have an open and decentralized system, where transactions between two parties can…

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Blockchain-powered Utopia Music Announces Acquisition of ISPY Group

  Blockchain-powered music data tracking platform acquires Swedish technology development company to open avenues to an estimated $30-60 billion of untapped revenue in the music industry   Zug, Switzerland – October 11th, 2018 – Utopia Music, the company behind cutting-edge data analysis and blockchain-powered tracking and attribution platforms, are building towards its goal of creating a more transparent and efficient music ecosystem, with the announcement of the acquisition of ISPY Group, a full-service technology development company.     Established in 2003, ISPY Group is a Stockholm-based digital agency which specialises…

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POA Network Launches the First Full Featured Open-Source Ethereum Block Explorer BlockScout

Explorer tool expands functionality and features for Ethereum developers   New York, NY — October 9, 2018 — POA Network, the Ethereum-based platform offering an open-source framework for smart contracts, has unveiled BlockScout, the first full featured open-source block explorer tool for the Ethereum ecosystem. BlockScout is an easy-to-use and secure tool that lets users search and explore transactions, addresses, and balances on the Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and POA Network blockchains.       BlockScout represents the next generation of block explorers, letting users view detailed information on blocks, balances,…

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Ambrosus Partner With NDS and Mega Mart to Track Premium Quality Beef

  Proof-of-concept with leading Korean food producer and retailer will provide end-to-end traceability for beef   Seoul, South Korea — October 9, 2018 — Ambrosus, the globally decentralised blockchain and IoT platform, has partnered with NDS, a subsidiary of Korean food producer Nongshim, to track and trace premium quality beef sold by food retailer Mega Mart. Using the AMB-NET blockchain, Ambrosus will pioneer a revolutionary beef traceability model in Mega Mart, which will let company partners and consumers to easily access detailed information about the history and transportation surrounding each…

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Orvium Recognised as Standard Technology Partner of Amazon Web Services Partner Network

  Announcement comes as Orvium launches early stage version of final platform   TALLINN, ESTONIA – 09 October 2018 –Orvium, the first decentralized social platform for scientific collaboration, funding and publications management based on Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence, has today announced that it has been recognised as a Standard Technology Partner of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network, enabling the organisation to provide software solutions that are integrated with the AWS Cloud. The AWS Partner Network helps companies with marketing, promotion, funding, and technical support, while providing a unique…

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Satoshi United’s UnConference in Dubai – USD100k in prizes for Blockchain Innovation

GET A CHANCE TO PITCH YOUR INNOVATION TO THE RIGHT TARGET AUDIENCE AND WIN UP TO 100K USD After a successful First edition in Singapore, Satoshi United –  “The biggest UnConference in the blockchain world” – Is hosting its second edition in the Middle East, taking place on 22-23rd October 2018 in Dubai.     In order to encourage innovation in blockchain, Satoshi United hosts a segment called “Pitcher Perfect”, where the participating ICO‘s and blockchain startups have a chance to win 100,000 USD prize money in investment by pitching…

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The World’s First for Public sector Blockchain payments in Dubai

Dubai to offer digital payments on Pundi X technology   DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 8 October 2018 Citizens and residents of Dubai will be able to make digital payments for school fees, bills and retail purchases with a stable, digital currency after a partnership between blockchain payment provider Pundi X, Ebooc Fintech & Loyalty Labs LLC (Pundi X’s exclusive partner in Middle East & priority partner in Africa) and emcredit – Dubai’s Credit Bureau.     Consumers in Dubai, UAE will be able to use digital currency to make retail…

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How can Blockchain Technology disrupt the Car Insurance Sector?

  Car insurance has been around for a while now. Even thousands of years ago, Chinese merchant seafarers used to form a collective fund to pay for the damages of any capsized ship among the group.   While technology has grown by leaps and bounds over the past decade, the multi-trillion global vehicle insurance is still stuck to their traditional methods in many of their operations. For example, brokers call potential customers through the phone to narrate their sales pitch and payments, and claims are processed manually via paper contracts.…

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Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland: Crypto Event in the Fintech Capital of Europe

  On October 9, 2018, the international company Smile-Expo will host the second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland – large event about DLT and cryptocurrencies. The conference will unite top professionals from the DLT sphere, as well as investors, developers and market analysts.   Guests can expect: top international speakers from leading companies; discussions of topical blockchain issues and use cases; pitch sessions with unique ideas from innovative startups; exhibition of new DLT-based solutions; new business contacts; productive networking.   Only 3 days, from 03.10 to 05.10, you can buy 2 tickets…

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æternity Partners With DSTOQ Exchange to Drive Economic Innovation Globally

  Decentralized data oracles track real-world financial information for individual traders and companies   Vaduz, Liechtenstein  — 4 October 2018 — æternity, the blockchain 3.0 platform designed to deliver unmatched efficiency, transparent governance and global scalability, has partnered with DSTOQ, a licensed, decentralized stock exchange for trading security tokens. The partnership will allow for the integration of æternity’s oracles —which track and record information on real-world assets — into the DSTOQ platform thereby enabling enterprises to more efficiently monitor financial data.     æternity’s partnership with DSTOQ represents a significant…

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