Russian Depository Develops Blockchain E-Voting

Uncategorized | May 25, 2017 By:

The National Settlement Depository of the Russian Federation (NSD) has successfully completed the development of an e-voting system based on blockchain technology.

The e-voting platform is a universal voting mechanism. It enables security holders to remotely participate in shareholder meetings and also to vote in absentia at annual general meetings.

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Netki Unveils Blockchain Digital ID

Uncategorized | May 25, 2017 By:

California blockchain startup Netki has launched a digital ID service. The new solution is designed to make blockchains safe for a broad range of business and personal use cases, while meeting national and international legal standards.

The new service will be both KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering) verified,

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Purse Inks Bitcoin Protocol Pact

Uncategorized | May 25, 2017 By:

Bitcoin marketplace Purse has entered a multi-million dollar bitcoin protocol development agreement with Bitmain Technologies, Bixin, F2 Pool, and Bitcoin.com.

Under the agreement, Purse will apply its approach to bcoin, a Javascript client that is fully compatible with the latest version of the bitcoin core software written in C++.

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OpenLedger and ViewFin Join for China

Uncategorized | May 24, 2017 By:

Danish blockchain firm OpenLedger ApS has teamed with Chinese blockchain firm ViewFin to support OpenLedger’s business development in China.

OpenLedger is a cryptocurrency platform that is based on BitShares technology. It hosts a number of blockchain-based companies and their tokens on its OpenLedger Decentralized Conglomerate (DC),

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Change Healthcare Joins Hyperledger Project

Uncategorized | May 24, 2017 By:

US-based healthcare IT firm Change Healthcare has joined the Linux-led Hyperledger project, an open-source collaborative effort to advance blockchain.

Hyperledger, which boasts more than 140 members, aims to advance blockchain technology by identifying and addressing important features for a cross-industry open standard for distributed ledgers that can transform the way business transactions are conducted globally.

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Swiss Firm Releases E-Identity Platform

Uncategorized | May 24, 2017 By:

Swiss e-government startup Procivis has released the beta version of eID+, an integrated electronic identity and services platform. The company said it will provide free access to its solution for partnering non-governmenal and intergovernmental organizations to support their work in the developing world.

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