Maricel Custodio

Maricel Custodio has a degree in Mass Communications from Far Eastern University in Manila. Before joining Block Tribune, she has been gathering future events for target communities and markets, legal news happening in the US and creating hyperlocal content for newspapers.

Recent posts by Maricel Custodio

South Korean Govt Pledges Support For Blockchain Startups

News | September 21, 2018 By:

The South Korean government has pledged to increase support for local blockchain startups to speed up the growth of the industry.

During a meeting with blockchain startups in Bundang, Gyeonggi Province on September 20, Second Vice Minister of Science and Information Communications Technology (ICT) Min Won-ki listened to startups explain the challenges and difficulties they face in doing business in the country.


Dutch Supermarket Chain Albert Heijn Using Blockchain To Track Orange Juice Production

News | September 21, 2018 By:

Dutch supermarket chain Albert Heijn has partnered with Netherlands-based drinks bottler Refresco to make orange juice supply chain more transparent using blockchain technology.

Founded in 1887, Albert Heijn is the largest supermarket chain the Netherlands. In early 2000s, it is regarded as one of the more expensive supermarkets in the Netherlands due to its focus on quality stores and superior products.


Cryptojacking Is An Emerging Cybercrime Trend, Says Europol

Crime, News | September 20, 2018 By:

European law enforcement agency Europol has published a new report that provides insights into emerging threats in the crypto sector.

In its “Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment 2018” (IOCTA) report, the agency warned that cybercriminals are adopting creative new techniques to target their victims at an unprecedented pace and are constantly seeking methods to avoid law enforcement detection.