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National Transport Insurance Partners on Blockchain for Food Safety Trial

Australia’s National Transport Insurance (NTI) has announced it will trial a blockchain system to improve supply chain integrity for beef exports abroad. The trial was reported by local transport industry magazine Fully Loaded ATN on Dec. 10. NTI will reportedly be partnering with BeefLedger, an Australian “integrated provenance, blockchain security …

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Supermarket Giant Auchan Promotes Food Safety Using Blockchain Technology

Food safety is one of the greatest concerns at global level. From farm to store shelf, each entity that handles and processes food must ensure that the products are fit for consumption. However, every year we see instances of food tampering or food poisoning outbreaks. Before the authorities step in, …

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Ethereum Developer: ‘I’m More Worried About Blockchain Safety Than Scalability’

/latest/2018/12/ethereum-developer-i-m-more-worried-about-blockchain-safety-than-scalability/ Prominent Ethereum (ETH) developer Vlad Zamfir recently revealed he believes the crypto community should be more concerned about “blockchain safety” than scalability issues. Zamfir, who joined the Ethereum community as a developer in 2014 just two years after earning his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Guelph, remarked via Twitter: …

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Bitcoin Hits $7,000 Mark As Newborn Bitcoin Gold Faces Safety Issues

Bitcoin has continued its stratospheric rise, smashing past the $7,000 level for the first time. Currently trading at $7,061 with a market cap of $117 billion, the cryptocurrency may have seen this upward momentum in part as a result of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group’s announcement to launch Bitcoin …

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Bitcoin Gold Team Touts Safety Update Ahead of Coin Release

The bitcoin gold development team has announced that it is adding support for two-way replay protection ahead of the network’s expected launch. Bitcoin gold is a fork of the bitcoin network, created with the primary aim of restricting the use of specialized chips for bitcoin mining through a change in the …

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PR: Aeron Blockchain Flight Safety Startup Announces Agreement to List Aeron ARN Token on HitBTC

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Aeron, the blockchain startup focused …

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Quality Assurance & Food Safety

Bureau Veritas & Stratumn By Lisa Lupo Even the most robust of traceability systems is beginning to face some competition from the emerging “non-system” blockchain platform. It is a simple, yet complex, platform of data currently used primarily for financial transactions (e.g., by banks) but beginning to penetrate general supply …

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Walmart and IBM Will Use Blockchain to Ensure Food Safety (WMT, IBM)

For Frank Yiannas, the vice president of food safety at Walmart (WMT), monitoring the source and distribution routes of food products is key to ensuring customer safety. The U.S. retailer has worked with IBM (IBM) to develop means of utilizing blockchain technology to track its supply chain, with a particular …

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Health, safety and the blockchain

March 24th, 2017 Splash 24/7 Contributions, Operations, Tech 0 comments Array ( [0] => WP_Term Object ( [term_id] => 90 [name] => Contributions [slug] => contributions [term_group] => 0 [term_taxonomy_id] => 90 [taxonomy] => category Splash 247Health, safety and the blockchainSplash 247Jody Cleworth, CEO, Marine Transport International, adds to our …

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Nigerians Run To Bitcoin For Safety, Take The Cue From Venezuelans

The ability of Bitcoin to resist inflation, its characteristic independence towards government legislation among other several qualities makes it an automatic safe haven for embattled economies. On Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, youths across different cities of Nigeria took to the streets to protest against the leadership of the nation. One …

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