Beijing’s Municipal Government Registers Offices On “Menu Blockchain” System

Blockchain, News | January 15, 2020 By:

Beijing Tong, a mobile app developed by Beijing’s municipal government, has reportedly registered over 1,000 business offices on its “menu blockchain” system.

Beijing Tong has been developed to promote “smart governance,” while streamlining public service provision to Beijing’s residents. The “menu blockchain” system records data collected from different government units and ensures that it is immutable.


Bitcoin Association Awards First Satoshi Nakamoto Scholarship To Cambridge PhD Student

Blockchain, Education, News | January 13, 2020 By:

Bitcoin Association, the global industry organization for the business of bitcoin, has announced its first “Satoshi Nakamoto Scholarship” to a 2nd year human genomics PhD student at Cambridge University.

The scholarship, named after bitcoin’s creator Satoshi Nakamoto, supports study and technological development of real world blockchain applications made possible by bitcoin’s original design,