New Research Says Blockchain Can Add $1 Trillion to World Trade By 2028

According to a newly released report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) and Bain & Company, distributed ledger technologies (DLT) could add as much as $1 trillion to global trade finance over the next ten years.

China Recognizes Blockchain Evidence as Legally Binding

Blockchain can now be legally used to authenticate evidence in legal disputes in China, the country’s Supreme Court ruled out on Friday.

Deutsche Börse Creates a Dedicated Blockchain Unit

Deutsche Börse, the operator of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, has formed a new unit to further advance its work into the transformational potential of blockchain technology. Deutsche Börse, a marketplace organizer for the trading of shares and other securities, has been exploring potential applications of blockchain and implications of cryptocurrencies. In 2016, the Frankfurt Stock […]

Gordon Einstein: Blockchain Should be Cool – Life is Too Short for Boring Things

Having stepped back from a successful project to dive into the world of blockchain, Gordon Einstein, Managing Partner at CryptoLaw Partners (CLP), has advised for more than hundred crypto startups. Now, he is about to reveal his involvement with projects which, he believes, will change the world.

Shelf.Network Joins YCombinator’s Advisory Path Program

Distributed auction Shelf.Network joins YCombinator’s special Advisory path program among 100 projects from different industries, CEO Lasha Antadze revealed to ForkLog.

Ukraine Electoral Commission Trials NEM Blockchain for Voting Process

Ukraine’s Electoral Commission is examining the possibilities of NEM blockchain, which could potentially facilitate and improve the procedure of local and national elections.

Business & Technology University in Tbilisi to Issue Blockchain Verifiable Diplomas

Blockchain continues to move beyond fintech and empowers other industries with the secure and transparent stack. A collaboration between Emercoin and Business & Technology University in Tbilisi, Georgia (BTU), provided education sector with verifiable diplomas and other certificates on an encrypted and secure app. Now all competencies of graduates will be crystal-clear verified. BTU is […]

The Age of Equality: How Blockchain Helps to Reduce Social and Gender Gaps

Blockchain has the potential to change the world and make it a more equal place. The big names of the Blockchain world should explore how to do it.

Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee to Advise HTC Crypto-Friendly Smartphone Development Team

Charlie Lee announced HTC’s new blockchain-compatible smartphone will have native support for Litecoin and Lightning Network, adding that he was joining the HTC Exodus development team as an advisor.

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Launches Blockchain-Based Securities Lending Platform

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) has announced a blockchain platform for securities lending in a unique venture for the country.

AR Startup Piligrim XXI Patents New Algorithms for Creating Digital Land

Piligrim XXI, an augmented reality (AR) startup designing the blockchain-based platform Arcona, which allows users to deposit virtual objects anywhere in the world, has obtained a patent for its new algorithms. This solution will facilitate the creation of a universal AR layer called Digital Land. Arcona launches its ICO on April 15.

Russian Project Receives a Banking License for the Implementation of Cryptocurrency Operations

The ZODIAQ project, which is creating a universal financial blockchain corporation, received a banking license of category B from the Comoros Offshore Finance Authority for offshore operations.