Oxfam, the international aid group, has teamed up with blockchain startup Etherisc to bring affordable insurance to paddy rice farmers in Sri Lanka.
Australia's Digital Transformation Agency says blockchain is hyped by firms working with the tech and still has better alternatives.
Parity Technologies founder Gavin Wood has announced that his company's new DIY blockchain tool, Substrate, is weeks from release
Fidelity Investments' blockchain R&D lead is leaving to join blockchain startup Bloq as its first-ever chief operating officer.
Mobile payments startup Square has open-sourced the code and tools for its "Subzero" bitcoin cold storage system.
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Bitmain has published a firmware update for its Antminer S9, using controversial "AsicBoost" code to give an efficiency hike when mining bitcoin.
Accenture says its new "interoperability node" can connect the four big enterprise platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, R3 Corda, Quorum and Digital Asset.
Monero's "bulletproofs" hard fork has led to a major reduction in transaction fees.
ING Bank has continued further down the road of advanced blockchain privacy with the release of its Zero-Knowledge Set Membership (ZKSM) solution.