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Blockchain Inclusion Program to Spark Financial Revolution

Using the Blockchain to reach the erstwhile unreachable population is one of the properties that has enabled the highest level of disruption within the ecosystem. Organisations like Humaniq are using the Blockchain to deliver financial inclusion to over 2.5 bln unbanked people across the globe. Meanwhile, ChainTrade is creating a …

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Help Improve Bitcoin.org and Earn Bitcoin With Its New Bounty Program

Bitcoin.org, home of Bitcoin project, is planning to allow Bitcoin developers and enthusiasts to earn Bitcoins by contributing to the development of the site. According to Will Binns, Bitcoin.org’s project maintainer, they are currently looking for paid contributors in order to help them power up the system and resolve further …

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IBM Announces Accelerator Program To Help Enterprises Develop Blockchain Solutions

On May 18, 2017, IBM announced the launch of the IBM Blockchain Founder Accelerator (IBMBFA), a fee-based program designed to help blockchain developers go into production faster by offering technological, legal, and business consulting expertise. According to the announcement, the program will address the challenges identified by early adopters of …

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UNODC launches cryptocurrency investigation training program

Friday, May 12, 2017 5:53 AM UTC The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the agency that is dedicated to fight drug trafficking and organized crime, announced that it has developed a leading Cryptocurrency Investigation Train-the-Trainers course. Being the first course on cryptocurrency investigations, UNODC said that the …

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blockchain technology could help poor people by lowering food program costs

No need for a bank: Just a smartphone and a blockchain.Houman Haddad/UN World Food Program Nir Kshetri, University of North Carolina – Greensboro Big Wall Street companies are using a complicated technology called blockchain to further increase the already lightning-fast speed of international finance. But it’s not just the upper …

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BitFury, Ukrainian Government sign MoU to create blockchain eGovernance program

Monday, April 17, 2017 4:36 AM UTC Leading full-service blockchain technology firm BitFury and Ukrainian Government have joined hands to build first full-scale blockchain eGovernance program for the country. A MoU was signed between the head of the State Agency for eGovernance of Ukraine Oleksandr Ryzhenko and BitFury Group CEO, …

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‘Escalate MadCity’ program focuses on cryptocurrency | Local News

MADISONVILLE –Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation President Ray Hagerman recently announced the organization’s latest project to foster entrepreneurial development. The inaugural “Escalate MadCity” program will take place at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Brother’s Bar-B-Cue. The program will focus on cryptocurrency, which is a digital asset designed to work as a …

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Paxful Launches Virtual Bitcoin Kiosk Widget and Affiliate Program

Paxful, a peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace, has launched a new widget, allowing anyone to buy bitcoin worldwide with over 300 ways to pay. The Virtual Bitcoin Kiosk can be embedded within any website, blog, YouTube channel, mobile app, email subscriber list, or even a Facebook page, allowing anybody to become an …

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PwC Launches Blockchain & FinTech Program for Young Entrepreneurs

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), one of the Big Four auditors and a multi-bln dollar professional services firm, launched a program called “Startup Collider” in early September of last year. The program, which begins today, will support young entrepreneurs and startups working within the Blockchain and fintech industries. What is Startup Collider by …

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Japanese Government Sends Blockchain Startups Abroad for Innovation Program

Japan’s government is sending three blockchain startups to the US as part of a technology innovation program. The Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) said earlier this month that employees from 55 startups would take part in the initiative. The “Project for a Bridge of Innovation between Silicon Valley and …

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