Colorado lawmakers are seeking use of blockchain technology in the agricultural industry.
The software-as-a-service blockchain solution of Kaleido now works on Amazon Web Services (AWS), as well as Microsoft Azure.
Riot Blockchain is looking to introduce a regulated cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S.
The Republican leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, Kevin McCarthy, has proposed a blockchain exploration to assess if the technology can lead to a more transparent and efficient U.S. government.
Spain’s biggest stock exchange, Bolsa de Madrid (BME), said it anticipates a blockchain-based system for certifying collateral pledges to roll out by end of the year after testing the technology.
France’s court clerks will soon be recording alterations in companies’ legal status on a Hyperledger blockchain developed by IBM.
A previous job listing indicated that the New York Times was looking for “a forward-looking leader who will help envision and design a blockchain-based proof of concept for news publishers.”
The blockchain investment arm of Overstock, Medici Ventures, has obtained a 5.1 percent equity stake in Bankorus, a blockchain banking startup.
The European Union Blockchain Observatory and Forum has outlined a number of recommendations on how to improve the development of blockchain technology, including setting standards to enhance the nascent technology’s interoperability and scalability.
The initiative was spearheaded to support the large-scale adoption of blockchain technology within the gaming industry by promoting engagement and monetization with players.
Credit union service consortium CULedger has partnered with tech giant IBM to develop “an immutable audit trail that can be used to create new business models and transform existing business processes for credit unions.”
The social media giant’s career page now has 20 job openings pertaining to blockchain.
Commissioner Hester Peirce of the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a number of caveats in a recently discussed action plan during the previous Blockchain Summit in D.C.
The U.S. state of Connecticut could soon authorize the utilization of blockchain smart contracts in business.
The justice and finance ministries revealed a proposal to establish a government-run register to regulate the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry in the country.