Browsing the "Blockchain Applications" Tag

EU ParliamentĀ Touts Blockchain to ‘Empower’ Businesses and Citizens

| Nikhilesh De and Sujha Sundararajan

A committee of the European Parliament believes that small businesses could benefit from integrating blockchain technology.

China’s State Media: Blockchain Needs Regulation to Grow

| Wolfie Zhao

A newspaper that serves as the mouthpiece for China's government is arguing that blockchain needs regulation before it can be better utilized.

SIA Group, R3 Team Up for Blockchain Finance App Network

| Sujha Sundararajan

Technology infrastructure provider SIA Group and DLT consortium R3 have teamed up in an effort to get banks and corporates using blockchain apps.

On Blockchain, Intermediaries and Hype

| Zack Korman

A startup founder rails against the current hype over blockchain technology, arguing that it's a solution for a problem that doesn't exist

fuel tanker, oil

Overtaking Banking in the Race to Blockchain

| Noelle Acheson

Blockchain progress in the energy industry could give banking applications a run for sector supremacy, CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson argues.

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CoinDesk Research Releases ‘Blockchains for Insurance’ Report

| CoinDesk

CoinDesk Research has released its new 44-page research report on the intersection between blockchain tech and the insurance industry.

Major Banks Use Blockchain Prototype for Live Oil Trade

| Stan Higgins

Two major European banks have released the initial results of a blockchain prototype focused on oil trading.

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Can Blockchain Make Music Great Again?

| George Yacik

Blockchain technology can't write songs or play instruments, but it might be able to ensure that those who do get the proper credit and compensation.

Johannesburg, South Africa

South Africa’s Financial Power Players Are Going All-In on Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

Nearly every major financial institution in South Africa has gathered to chart the country's path towards possible large-scale blockchain adoption.

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Not Yet ‘Do or Die’: Experts See Slow Road For DLT in 2017

| George Yacik

In the wake of 2016's blockchain hype, experts are making less optimistic predictions about the industry's prospects in the year ahead.