Examine Blockchain for Ways to Stop Forced-Labor Goods, Australian Committee Says
Blockchain could "empower" companies and governments to more "effectively" trace their supply chains, the Senate committee said.
Funding of AU$5.6 million has gone to blockchain provenance startup Everledger and tech consultancy Convergence.Tech.
IBM's Food Trust network will help coffee and cocoa farmers and buyers verify information on their supply chains.
The company has been rebounding along with the travel industry as consumers embrace its blockchain travel booking platform.
The firms say the blockchain can improve transparency and prevent failures in global vaccine supply chains.
Signet is a real-time payments platform built on the Ethereum blockchain.
Decentraland co-founder Ari Meilich is teaming up with gaming industry heavyweights to launch Big Time Studios. Everyone from Ashton Kutcher to Sam Bankman-Fried is involved in the $10.3 million Series A round of funding.