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British Telecom Secures Patent for a Cybersecurity Method to Protect Blockchain

Great Britain’s biggest Internet and telecoms provider British Telecommunications PLC (BT) has secured a patent for its proposed cybersecurity system for Blockchain protection in late October. The system limits the users who can commit transactions to the system via user-specific profiles. Based on the patent, one use case involving the …

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Can Blockchain And AI Accelerate the Arrival of the IoT Economy? – Forbes

Forbes Can Blockchain And AI Accelerate the Arrival of the IoT Economy?ForbesThe collective network of connected devices known as the Internet-of-Things (IoT) is growing. Gartner estimates that there will be 8.4B IoT devices by 2020. The bulk of this growth is expected to come from consumer devices as more consumers …

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Nasdaq Exec: Blockchain Progress Slow Amid Real-World Roadblocks

Blockchain may be ready for primetime use on some of the world’s largest stock exchanges, but that doesn’t mean integrating the technology in financial systems will be an easy ride. At the London Blockchain Summit on Oct. 31, Nasdaq Clearing’s recently promoted head of product development, Gustaf von Boisman, addressed …

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More Blockchain Endorsement As Digital Money Company Colu Heads To ICO – Forbes

Forbes More Blockchain Endorsement As Digital Money Company Colu Heads To ICOForbesThose who live and work in the hip London areas of Shoreditch and Hackney areas of London will be familiar with Tel Aviv-based digital wallet company Colu. Earlier this year, the company launched the East London Pound, a digital …

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Blockchain, Insurance and the Crisis of Trust | Hacked.com

As lawmakers around the world tussle over how to define and regulate cryptocurrency, the Swiss have little time to waste building a blockchain ecosystem. // — Discuss and ask questions in our community on Workplace. Don’t have an account? Send Jonas Borchgrevink an email — // Welcome to Zug, Switzerland’s …

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Regulations Are ‘Unnecessary,’ Reserve Bank of Australia

Australian central bank Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) Payments Policy Department officials Tony Richards and David Emery have claimed that the cryptocurrencies and their underlying Blockchain technology do not pose urgent regulatory issues so far. The officials also stated that the central bank will not support any efforts to regulate …

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Middle East blockchain forum moves to accelerate adoption of the distributed ledger technology

The Blockchain Middle East Forum (BMEF) has revealed a plan to advance the adoption of blockchain technology, with opportunities across various sectors in the region. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. You also agree …

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How to Use Blockchain in Agriculture

The Blockchain phenomenon is gradually settling into people’s lives, making it imperative to understand its applications and limitations. Today, we’re going to discuss how Blockchain can make the food industry better. Our current food system offers a fertile opportunity to explore how the Blockchain technology can interact with our ecosystems …

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Cornell Professor Claims Blockchain Advances with Thunder Token Debut

A Cornell computer science professor known for her work on the fundamentals of distributed systems is soon to launch a new blockchain project. Announced today at ethereum’s annual developer conference, Devcon3, Elaine Shi explained that the upcoming work will be based on the thunderella protocol – a paper she co-authored alongside …

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Alex Tapscott’s Crypto VC Firm Going Public With $100M CAD Falsely Touted 4 Blockchain Stars As Advisors – Forbes

Forbes Alex Tapscott’s Crypto VC Firm Going Public With $100M CAD Falsely Touted 4 Blockchain Stars As AdvisorsForbesNextBlock Global, a venture capital company investing in digital assets that is going public in Canada and raising $100 million CAD ($77 million USD), falsely named four blockchain stars as advisors in an …

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