David Pimentel

David Pimentel

David Pimentel is a technology reporter with BlockTribune. Before joining BlockTribune in 2015, David was a staffer at Local Labs, the largest hyperlocal data and news producer in the United States. While there, he reported on local real estate transactions and sourced public record data for dozens of markets.

David was born in the Philippines where he studied Hotel and Restaurant Management at the National College of Business and Arts (NCBA).

David can be contacted at dave@blocktribune.com.


Recent posts by David Pimentel

Bank of China Opens Blockchain Lab In Singapore

News | November 15, 2018 By:

The Bank of China (BoC), one of the four largest state-owned commercial banks in the country, has opened a FinTech innovation lab in Singapore to spearhead its worldwide research and development (R&D) activities.

Called the BOC Innovation Lab, the lab is the first of its kind for the bank and will spearhead regional and global research and development work as well as build a talent pipeline and foster partnerships with local startups,

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CSIRO’s Data61, Commonwealth Bank of Australia Release Results Of Blockchain Smart Money Trial

Blockchain, News | November 14, 2018 By:

CSIRO’s Data61, Australia’s digital innovation network, and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) have released the findings of their blockchain “smart money” trial.

The two entities started collaborating last month to explore the potential for blockchain technology to create “smart money” – also known as programmable money,

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Fintage House To Accept Crypto For Entertainment Rights Transactions

News, Now Accepting | November 13, 2018 By:

Fintage House, a Netherlands-based rights management company, has teamed with blockchain social entertainment platform TaTaTu to start accepting cryptocurrency for entertainment rights transactions.

Established in 1986, Fintage House specializes in the collection and management of music publishing rights and neighboring rights for record labels and artists;

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