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Global Charity Oxfam Launches Blockchain Project to Empower Cambodian Rice Farmers

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Global charity organization Oxfam has launched a blockchain technology platform aimed at enhancing the transparency and traceability of the rice supply chain in Cambodia. Known as BlocRice, the app uses distributed ledger technology to implement smart contracts where details such as the farm gate price of organic rice, trade volume and […]

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‘One Blockchain’: Ambitious Crypto Project Kin Forks Roadmap [Again]

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The developers of Kin, the cryptocurrency created by social media app Kik, have announced that the crypto token will undergo yet another major developmental redesign as they seek to marry scalability with an intuitive user experience. The Kin Foundation revealed on Wednesday that, in a departure from the crypto project’s earlier […]

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eToro Launches Crypto-Based Universal Basic Income Project GoodDollar

eToro, a European social trading and multi asset brokerage company, has announced the launch of the GoodDollar experiment, an open source community project that seeks to reduce wealth inequality by introducing a new cryptocurrency and blockchain platform. eToro is initially injecting US$ 1 million into the project and is calling for more “brains, ambassador and […]

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Abu Dhabi, Belgium Ports Partner over Blockchain Trade Pilot Project

Advertisement Abu Dhabi Ports has partnered with its Belgian counterpart to begin a blockchain-powered supply chain pilot project, the company revealed in a press release. Silsal, as the project is titled, uses an electronic blockchain ledger system to provide full cargo visibility and streamline trade flows and supply chains. If tested successfully, the Silsal project expects to automate […]

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UK Banking Giant Barclays’ Cryptocurrency Project ‘Put on Ice’: Report

Advertisement Major investment bank Barclays has reportedly put its cryptocurrency trading project “on ice” amid a prolonged bear market that has dampened interest in the asset class among many investors. According to a Financial News report, the London-based financial institution shelved the project in September, leading to the departure of Chris Tyrer, the bank’s former […]

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TRON Launches Project Atlas to Bring BitTorrent Users into its Blockchain

Advertisement TRON is aiming to bring blockchain and file sharing together with their latest venture, Project Atlas, which will blend blockchain technology with BitTorrent’s massive peer-to-peer infrastructure. TRON acquired BitTorrent in July 2018, along with its 100 million active monthly users. BitTorrent is an established peer-to-peer network with a developed and tested infrastructure, but only […]

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Galaxy, BlockTower Lead $16 Million Funding for Crypto Project Caspian

Institutional traders simply need better crypto tools. That’s the driving idea behind a union between Kenetic Capital, a crypto hedge fund based in Singapore, and Tora, a trading systems firm that already supplies order execution, portfolio management, risk assessment and compliance services for well-established asset classes. Announced today, both companies are teaming up to create Caspian, a project […]

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World Bank, Commonwealth Bank Team up on Blockchain Sustainable Development Project

The World Bank has chosen the Commonwealth Bank of Australia to help organize a new Ethereum blockchain bond denominated in Australian dollars. The bond is projected to raise between $ 50-$ 100 million, and proceeds will go towards sustainable development initiatives. The World Bank recently said they have chosen the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) […]

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Barclays, Citigroup, and Other Big Banks Sign Up for a Trial Blockchain Project

Nine banking giants are taking part in an app store trial for programs which are based on distributed ledger technology (DLT), further showcasing their interest towards the field and validating its merits. Financial News reported on July 27 that LedgerConnect, the lovechild project of foreign exchange processing giant CLS and tech mogul IBM, is in trials. […]

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Tron (TRX), EOS, Litecoin, Stellar Lumens, IOTA Technical Analysis: Stellar Lumens UP 80 Percent in July as Tron (TRX) Supporters Tune In For “Secret Project” Announcement

Today, Tron (TRX) shall take center stage and many are expectant to hear some price boosting news. Already, Tron (TRX) bulls are setting the pace adding eight percent in the last day and pushing TRX back into the top ten. As that happens, IOTA might continue bouncing off 90 cents buoying bulls. Let’s see these […]