Browsing the "Amazon" Tag

Amazon Wins Patent for Proof-of-Work Cryptographic System

| Yogita Khatri

Tech giant Amazon has been granted a patent for a proof-of-work (PoW) cryptographic system similar to those used by many blockchains.

Amazon Web Services Opens Blockchain Building Service Up for Wider Use

| Yogita Khatri

Amazon Web Services has taken its Managed Blockchain service out of preview mode, meaning more firms can now use the platform to build products.

You Can Now Shop With Bitcoin on Amazon Using Lightning

| Leigh Cuen

Bitcoin spenders can use the lightning network to shop at e-commerce sites like Amazon, thanks to a new browser extension.

Amazon Plays Its Own Game With Enterprise Blockchain

| Anna Baydakova

Amazon Web Services, the e-commerce giant’s cloud computing arm, is having its proverbial blockchain cake and eating it, too.

Amazon Has Launched a New Service for Building Blockchains

| Nikhilesh De

Amazon will help clients build blockchain platforms on Hyperledger Fabric or ethereum with its new product.

Headphones Maker Monster Is Quietly Planning A $300 Million ICO

| Brady Dale

A longstanding company in the consumer products business wants to fund its own distribution service with a giant ICO, hoping to lure peers to join it.

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AWS Is Making Hyperledger and Ethereum Easier to Use

| David Floyd

The cloud computing giant's offering comes just as Digital Asset, another enterprise blockchain firm, announces a developer kit for smart contracts.

Amazon Sees Bitcoin Use Case in Data Marketplaces

| David Floyd

The e-commerce giant describes how merchants and law enforcement could make a bitcoin transaction stream more valuable by splicing it with other data.

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Amazon User Orders Bitcoin Miner, Gets ‘Boss Baby’ DVD Instead

| Nikhilesh De

An Amazon UK customer is relieved after finally receiving a refund for an Antminer S9 which he paid for but never received.

R3’s Corda Platform Launches on Amazon Web Services

| Sujha Sundararajan

Consortium startup R3 has launched its Corda distributed ledger platform on the Amazon Web Services marketplace.