Dubai Partners Focus on Islamic FinTech

Announcements, Group, Innovation | July 17, 2017 By:

The Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) and the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center (DIEDC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop Dubai as a global hub of Islamic FinTech.

The collaboration is part of DIFC’s commitment to Islamic finance under the 2024 Strategy (which aims to triple the organization in size)  and in line with the organization’s vision to create ‘Dubai: The Capital of Islamic Economy.’

Earlier this year,

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Blockchain EV Charging Envisioned

Announcements, Blockchain, Group, Innovation, News, Uncategorized | July 14, 2017 By:

eMotorWerks, the creator of JuiceNet, an IoT platform that organizes distributed networks of electric vehicle charging stations, has partnered with Share&Charge to develop a blockchain-based payment system.

The companies will run a pilot in California starting August 1 for a service that will let individuals and small businesses whose homes have charging stations sell their electricity to EV car owners,

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Dating Platform Matchpool Opens

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | July 14, 2017 By:

Matchpool has launched its blockchain-powered matchmaking platform in an alpha stage. Earlier this year, the company raised $5.73 million in just over a day to fund the platform.

Built on top of the ethereum blockchain, Matchpool is an incentive-based community platform that allows anyone to open their own dating pool and earn cryptocurrency.

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