Distributed Ledger Technology

NBA’s Sacramento Kings to Reward Loyal Fans With Crypto Tokens

| Nathan DiCamillo

Based on the ERC-20 standard, the Kings Token will be a first for a U.S. professional sports team.

voting, election

Hyperledger Blockchain Group Weighs Changes to Fix Election Issues

| Nathan DiCamillo

The blockchain consortium’s powerful technical steering committee is discussing changes to its elections process to boost voter turnout and more.

Algorand Integrates Tech to Bring Users Detailed Analysis of Largest Blockchains

| Danny Nelson

Algorand is gaining the ability to analyze the largest blockchains by adding the PARSIQ monitoring system to its platform.

Hedera Hashgraph, Touted as High-Speed Blockchain Alternative, Now Live

| Nathan DiCamillo

Hedera Hashgraph has launched its long-awaited public network, backed by major corporations and promising faster transactions than any blockchain.

IBM Official Elected Chair of Hyperledger Blockchain Tech Board

| Nathan DiCamillo

Arnaud Le Hors of IBM has been elected chair of the technical steering committee at Hyperledger, succeeding Intel's Dan Middleton.

IBM, Tata Become First Big Techs to Back Hedera Blockchain

| Nathan DiCamillo

IBM and Indian telecom Tata Communications have joined the governance council of Hedera Hashgraph, a blockchain alternative for enterprises.

IBM Files Patent for a Blockchain-Based Web Browser

| William Foxley

The patent describes a peer-to-peer network for managing and storing browsing session data.

New Jersey Signs Blockchain Task Force Program Into Law

| William Foxley

A new program will bring blockchain solutions to the NJ government.

Microsoft, Salesforce Join Hyperledger Enterprise Blockchain Consortium

| Anna Baydakova

Microsoft and Salesforce have joined Hyperledger, lending their enterprise software heft to the DLT consortium.

The Speed Dreams of Security Tokens

| Noelle Acheson

Security tokens may have many potential advantages over traditional assets – but speed is not one of them, argues Noelle Acheson.