Browsing the "Estonia" Tag

Estonia Inches Closer to National ‘Crypto Token’ Launch

| Sujha Sundararajan

The Baltic nation of Estonia has revealed more concrete plans for the launch of its own digital token, dubbed "estcoin."

Baltic Nations Agree to Support DLT Development

| Nikhilesh De

Three Baltic governments have struck an accord that includes a commitment to support the development of technologies like blockchain.

Estonia, toys

Estonia Wants to ICO, But Is Currency Law a Deal-Breaker?

| Aaron Stanley

Rather than issuing warnings or regulations, at least one progressive government is considering whether it can take advantage of ICO technology.

Nasdaq Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a ‘Success’

| Stan Higgins

Exchange operator Nasdaq has come to some positive conclusions about a blockchain e-voting trial it conducted in Estonia last year.

Why Tech Giant Ericsson Wants Blockchain ‘Fingerprints’ in the Cloud

| Stan Higgins

Swedish telecom company Ericsson has been pursuing applications of blockchain in a bid to secure cloud-based data.

eesti pank

LHV Bank’s Bitcoin App Wins Innovation Award

| Pete Rizzo

A bitcoin-based blockchain wallet application developed by LHV Bank has won the Estonian Banking Association’s 2016 Innovation Award.

Estonian Supreme Court Rules Against Bitcoin Trader

| Stan Higgins

The Estonian Supreme Court has ruled in favor of new restrictions on bitcoin trading in the wake of a lawsuit filed by a bitcoin broker.

Health technology

Blockchain Startup to Secure 1 Million e-Health Records in Estonia

| Daniel Palmer

Guardtime is to deploy a blockchain system to secure over 1 million patient records within Estonia's eHealth programme.

tallin, estonia

Nasdaq to Launch Blockchain Voting Trial for Estonian Stock Market

| Pete Rizzo

Stock market giant Nasdaq has announced it is developing a shareholder voting system based on blockchain tech.

court, gavel, law

Estonian High Court Asks Government to Clarify Bitcoin Stance

| Stan Higgins

The Estonian Supreme Court has asked the country’s government to provide clarity in an ongoing court case involving bitcoin trading.