The state government of Illinois has quietly established a working group tasked with developing a strategy for integrating blockchain tech.
Chain is officially open-sourcing its blockchain platform, Chain Protocol, a move its CEO says represents the culmination of years of work.
A conversation about blockchain in capital markets highlighted the contrasting ways innovators are seeking to change financial systems.
The human cost of financial exclusion was the central focus of Money2020's first panel to focus on blockchain.
Bitcoin startup Coins has raised $5m in funding from Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt's fund and incubators backed by local telcos.
Many banks are working on blockchain projects, but recent survey respondents expressed concerns about regulation and standards.
An industry observer's simulations of cryptocurrency index funds suggest bitcoin is hard to beat.
Medical blockchain startups are making the wrong pitches, say industry insiders.
Bitfinex is now seeking to strike a deal with the hacker or hackers who stole $65m in bitcoin from the exchange back in August.
Japanese IT giant Fujitsu has developed tools for confidentially sharing documents via blockchain.