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From South Korea to IBM Food Trust

2018 has witnessed a steady increase in the number of food manufacturers and retailers using blockchains to enhance their operations. From tracking the quality of food to facilitating international trades in grain, blockchain technology has been turning up repeatedly in recent months; and while many deployments of such tech have …

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IBM explores telecoms blockchain with Indian regulator

Three months ago Ledger Insights wrote about how the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRIA) is trying to fight spam calls. At that stage Microsoft and Tech Mahindra were working on a blockchain-based “Do Not Disturb” registry. Yesterday the Economic Times revealed IBM is also targeting the area. “We have …

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IBM Study: 62% of Automotive Execs Believe Blockchain Will Be a Disruptive Force in the Auto Industry

Image: Automobile, Pixabay Though blockchain use is still in its infancy in the automotive industry, a handful of companies are pioneering its adoption, believing that the technology will radically transform the sector. According to a new study by IBM, 62% of automotive executives are convinced that blockchain will be a …

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IBM Aims to Provide Blockchain Solutions to India’s Telecommunications Operators

Tech giant IBM has hinted that telecommunication firms in India could soon be using blockchain solutions in mobile number portability and in the Do Not Call registry. According to the IBM Research vice president and CTO of IBM India/South Asia, Sriram Raghavan, the tech giant could launch blockchain solutions focused …

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IBM Research Teams up With Agritech Firm to Boost African Agribusiness with Blockchain

IBM Research has teamed up with United States-based agriculture tech firm Hello Tractor to boost the African agriculture industry with blockchain. The partnership was described in a Dec. 11 blog post on IBM’s official website. According to the post, the IBM Research division in Kenya is working with Hello Tractor’s …

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IBM and Telefonica Team Up for Blockchain Technology

Telefónica and IBM are collaborating to implement blockchain technology in order to streamline core business processes. The plan will focus on the key attributes of this technology to address complex challenges in services delivered by Telefónica. The company hopes to also address registering data and information issues from different sources …

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IBM Research to pilot blockchain agriculture tool in Kenya | Articles | Chief Technology Officer

Tech giant IBM in collaboration with Nigerian agri-tech startup Hello Tractor has unveiled a blockchain and AI-powered digital wallet and decision-making tool for the agriculture sector. The new tool, according to Solomon Assefa, VP of emerging market solutions and director at IBM Research – Africa, will aim to “digitize, optimize, …

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India’s Telecom Regulator Completes Mobile Blockchain Pilot with IBM

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has completed blockchain pilots with tech giant IBM to improve mobile data records. The trials were reported today, Dec. 12, by local English-language, Indian daily newspaper The Economic Times. The TRAI, India’s telecom regulator, along with major telecom providers, have completed tests with …

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IBM Eyes Blockchain For African Agriculture

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email BitPay has announced that OneGold, a marketplace that combines the benefits of gold and silver with blockchain-based digital assets, is now accepting bitcoin and bitcoin cash. Founded by APMEX and Sprott, OneGold allows investors to buy, sell and redeem digital gold and other precious metals. …

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