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Citizens Reserve is building a supply chain platform on the blockchain – TechCrunch

Citizens Reserve, a Bay Area startup, has a broad goal of digitizing the supply chain. Last fall, the company launched the Alpha version of Suku, a Supply Chain as a Service platform built on the blockchain. Today, it announced a partnership with Smartrac, an RFID tag manufacturer, based in Amsterdam, as …

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Luxochain Combats Counterfeiting With Launch of Authentication and Tracking Service of Luxury Goods on the Blockchain

LONDON, January 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — #blockchainmeetsluxury Luxochain has announced the launch of a blockchain-based service combining Near Field Communication (NFC), Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), and the new Fingerprint Authentication (FPA). Its certified system Block ID, based on blockchain technology, uses a unique token attached to every single product on …

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ING Bank, R3 Ink Deal for ‘Unlimited’ Corda Blockchain Deployment

Dutch banking and financial services group ING has inked a five-year licensing deal with blockchain consortium startup R3 for use of its Corda Enterprise platform. R3 announced Tuesday that the deal will provide ING with an “unlimited” number of licenses for the Corda platform, allowing the bank to deploy its blockchain …

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How Is Blockchain And Artificial Intelligence Changing The Face Of Asset Management?

NEW YORK CITY – The charging Bull is symbol of ‘aggressive financial optimism and prosperity’Getty Asset management has a rich and traditional past that has helped build many people’s fortunes over the years; many of the world’s uber-rich have their backgrounds in hedge funds and other forms of smart asset …

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When it Comes to Blockchain, Education May Need to Wait for the Next Generation

There is considerable excitement around the potential for blockchain technology to transform the way we learn – ushering in the next generation of education innovation.  Headlines breathlessly announce blockchain’s potential to disrupt education, blockchain speakers routinely receive top billing at industry conferences, and according to HolonIQ, roughly $40 million in …

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How the Tezos blockchain could empower the poor

Ryan Jesperson outlines the virtues of Tezos at a summit in Switzerland’s Crypto Valley. (© KEYSTONE / ALEXANDRA WEY) The Tezos blockchain is taking its first teetering steps following a difficult birth, marked by fractious rows and lawsuits. The Tezos foundation president has lofty goals for the platform, not least …

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Mass Adoption in the Finance Sector

The Distributed Ledger Technology will Facilitate Further Integration in an Increasingly ‘Networked’ Economy and Foster Faster and More Secure Credit Flow January 22, 2019 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. Blockchain has come a long …

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SBI fuels $15m funding in Tangem’s blockchain smart cards – FinTech Futures

Blockchain smart card wallet producer Tangem has raised $15 million from SBI Crypto Investment for its crypto ambitions. Tangem wants to make cryptocurrencies “easy to use as cash” Switzerland-based Tangem’s dream is to make cryptocurrencies look like cash and “easy to use as cash”. “We take the next big step …

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How Wyoming is winning the blockchain West

By Guillermo JimenezBusiness•4 min read•Jan 22, 2019Jan 21, 2019 Home on the range, where the deer and the tokenized assets play. Wyoming, of all places, is creating a regulatory environment for digital assets that could make it the Malta of ‘Merica. A slew of bills passed there during the past …

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MIT Professor Hails Blockchain Technology as a Catalyst to Creating a Borderless Economy

Blockchain technology could help create a borderless economy. This is what MIT professor Silvio Micali said during a conversation with Bloomberg’s Daybreak Asia on January 21. At the same time, during the interview, he discussed the latest developments in blockchain technology. Micali explained that blockchain systems have three properties that …

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