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.
Ethereum's token standard started with good intentions, but as ICO fever takes hold, some wonder if it's now too easy to raise funds.