Browsing the "Illinois" Tag

Illinois Has Been Quietly Considering Bitcoin for Tax Payments

| Stan Higgins

Three U.S. states – Illinois, Arizona and Georgia – are now actively considering bills to allow tax payments made in cryptocurrency.

Illinois Eyes Blockchain for IDs and Public Asset Management

| Wolfie Zhao

An Illinois government task force is eyeing blockchain tech in the management of state citizens' identification and tokenizing public sector assets.

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Illinois Launches Blockchain Pilot to Digitize Birth Certificates

| Michael del Castillo

Illinois' state government has launched a new blockchain pilot focused on the digitization of new birth certificates.

Illinois to Trial Blockchain Tech in Bid to Track Medical Licenses

| Wolfie Zhao

The state of Illinois is expanding its work with blockchain to include possible healthcare applications through a newly announced partnership.

Illinois Lawmakers Pass Bill Forming Blockchain Task Force

| Stan Higgins

Lawmakers in Illinois have passed a bill to create an intergovernmental working group that will study public sector applications of blockchain.

Illinois Government Sponsors Month-Long Blockchain Hackathon

| Chuan Tian

The state of Illinois is continuing to engage with blockchain innovators, this time by throwing a month-long hackathon.

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Illinois Eases Burden for Cryptocurrency Startups with New Guidance

| Wolfie Zhao

A major financial regulator in the state of Illinois has issued new guidance for startups working in the nascent blockchain sector.

New Chicago Blockchain Center Launches With Government Backing

| Michael del Castillo

Major enterprises have joined forces with the State of Illinois to launch a new blockchain center in the Windy City.

Illinois Joins R3, Unveils Expansive Blockchain Support Plan

| Michael del Castillo

The Illinois government is doubling down on its efforts to promote blockchain tech, revealing new actions that will advance its industry support.

Illinois Legislator Calls for Blockchain Working Group

| Stan Higgins

A draft resolution submitted to the Illinois legislature proposes the creation of a working group dedicated to blockchain technology.