The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance has appointed the executive director of the Ethereum Foundation to help drive its new "Mainnet Initiative."
China expects to form its national blockchain standards committee by the end of 2018, according to an IT ministry official.
The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance announced the release of a common technical specification at Consensus 2018 on Wednesday.
A scientific institution overseen by China has announced that it will produce monthly assessments of blockchain projects.
China's information and technology ministry aims to establish a standards committee to boost the development of blockchain in the country.
The rise of CryptoKitties has called attention to ERC-721, an ethereum technical standard that could start a blockchain-based collectibles rush.
Blockchain platform Waves is founding a self-regulatory body to set standards for initial coin offerings and the blockchain industry.
The companies behind three blockchain platforms have unveiled a new advocacy group focusing on interoperability between disparate networks.
The challenges of digital identity, AML/KYC and common technical standards must be overcome to deliver on the promise of blockchain technology.
The European wing of the RAND Corporation, a US think tank, has argued for a slow-and-steady process for developing possible blockchain standards.