BCF, a not-for-profit organization initiated by crypto exchange Binance and supported by blockchain starup Tron,
The New York University (NYU) is now offering students a major in blockchain technology.
Founded in 1831, NYU is a private nonprofit research university. It has grown into a uniquely international university, where students can study abroad at its degree-granting campuses in NYU Abu Dhabi and NYU Shanghai,
Blockchain technology could be used to address global environmental challenges, according to a new study by auditing giant PwC for the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Titled “Building Block(chain)s for a Better Planet,” the study is part of a series of reports from the Fourth Industrial Revolution for the Earth project,
India’s Union Cabinet, the supreme decision-making body in the country led Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on a joint research on distributed ledger and blockchain technology.
Earlier this week, the decision-making body announced that it would allow the Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) and banks from other BRICS member states –
The New South Wales (NSW) government in Australia will be using blockchain technology to rollout digital driver’s licenses.
Following a successful trial earlier this year, the NSW government announced it would be kicking off a metro trial of a digital driver license in November across Sydney’s Eastern Beaches.
Deutsche Börse, the operator of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, has formed a new unit to further advance its work into the transformational potential of blockchain technology.
Deutsche Börse, a marketplace organizer for the trading of shares and other securities, has been exploring potential applications of blockchain and implications of cryptocurrencies.
Energy company Energias de Portugal (EDP) is using blockchain technology for the measurement and recording of energy consumption and distributed generation coming from its consumers.
EDP is among the major operators of Europe’s electricity sector. EDP is the only group in the electricity sector of the Iberian Peninsula with production and distribution activities in both Spain and Portugal,
San Francisco-based crypto marketplace DCEX has partnered with crypto services firm AlphaPoint to launch a digital currency exchange for retail and institutional investors.
The DCEX exchange will be based on AlphaPoint’s blockchain technology, which enables exchanges to have a processing capacity of nearly one million transactions per second.
Five state-owned development banks from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to research blockchain technology for international transactions and other products.
During the 10th BRICS summit in Johannesburg, South Africa, Russian development bank Vnesheconombank, the Brazilian Development Bank,
The Liverpool City Council (LCC) will be using blockchain technology to make the city the world’s first climate positive city by the end of 2020.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.