Saturday, May 28, 2022

Australia post accelerator experiments with blockchain

Australia post accelerator has joined international firms in ongoing Blockchain technology experiments, exploring three potential areas: identity, registries, and e-voting. Read more:

Blockchain app platform Lisk launches Lisk Nano

Lisk has announced the launch of Lisk Nano – a simple, lightweight and fully responsive client software that enables users to access the basic functionalities of the platform on-the-go. Read more:

Accenture, IBM and Microsoft fuel blockchain market growth

The global blockchain market will experience massive growth during the next five years. Read more:

Global Blockchain Business Council launches

The Bitfury Group, in collaboration with Covington, is launching the first ever Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) at the World Economic Forum 2017. Read more:

Blockchain and DLT a slow burn for CSDs

Blockchain innovation for central securities depositories (CSDs) is a slow burn and one that can divide opinion. Read more:

Standard Chartered explores blockchain viability

Standard Chartered has compiled a report questioning whether blockchain could disrupt the European Central Bank’s (ECB) Target2Securities (T2S) project. Read more::

Nimbrix launches blockchain consortium and platform

London-based Nimbrix has unveiled its new blockchain platform and the creation of an industry consortium with KPMG and Microsoft. Read more:

Blockchain could become an $8bn global industry by 2024

The next eight years could see the blockchain marketplace grow to almost $8bn in value, according to a new research report. Read more:

Blockchain group R3 changes funding plans, drops target

With Goldman Sachs and Banco Santander walking away from the deal, blockchain start-up R3 CEV has been forced to change its latest funding targets. Read more:

Blockchain panel predicts bitcoin uptake to continue

Prominent themes panelists foresaw included continued investment in blockchain specific startups and a rise in the bitcoin price. Read more: