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Shelf.Network Receives $1.1 Million Investment From Japanese Software Giant

Decentralized marketplace Shelf.Network has announced a significant partnership with Japan’s largest automotive software provider Broadleaf, startup’s founder and CEO Lasha Antadze told ForkLog.

Swiss Firm Obtains Sharia Compliance Certificate for Ethereum-based Stablecoin

X8 AG, a Swiss fintech company has received Islamic finance certification for its stablecoin built on the Ethereum blockchain protocol.

ING Bank Introduces Open-Source Zero Knowledge Technology for Blockchain Privacy

ING, the Dutch multinational banking and financial services corporation, announced today the release of its open source blockchain tool Zero-Knowledge Set Membership (ZKSM).

Blockchain4Humanity Awards for Social Applications to be Unveiled at Labitconf Conference 2018

Blockchain4Humanity, Blockchain4Goodrocks, Bitcoin ONG Argentina and RSK are teaming up to create a safe environment for projects to innovate and bring solutions that contribute to a positive change in the world

Hyperledger Project and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Join Forces

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), the global standards organization driving the adoption of Enterprise Ethereum, and Hyperledger, The Linux Foundation open source collaborative effort advancing cross-industry blockchain technologies, announced they have become Associate Members, respectively, within each other’s organization.

Malta’s Prime Minister Says Cryptocurrencies are “Inevitable Part of Digital Future”

During a speech addressing the general debate of the 73rd Session of the General Assembly of the United Nation, Malta’s Prime Minister, Joseph Muscat, has stated he “passionately believes blockchain makes cryptocurrencies the inevitable future of money.”

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.