Walmart Canada in collaboration with DLT Labs has launched the world’s largest full production blockchain solution for any industrial application. The blockchain-based freight invoice and payment reconciliation solution is now rolling out across Walmart Canada’s 60 transportation carriers. Its primary goal is to increase trust, efficiencies, and savings between Walmart and its carriers. However, all […]
The government of Catalonia has launched a new project, ‘IdentiCAT’ based on distributed ledger technology (DLT). It will create a decentralized and self-sovereign digital identity for the citizens of Catalonia…
The Washington State has introduced a bill, SB5638, to promote the development of distributed ledger and blockchain technology. The bill is an addition to the already existing act, “Washington Electronic Authentication Act”, with certain revisions in the “purpose and construction” and “definitions” sections. The State has also aligned with companies such as NEM, StormX, RChain, and Stably to build a robust blockchain scene.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched the agency’s Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology (FinHub), to aid its Fintech related activities including Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and Digital Assets, as published by officials on Oct. 18.
Remittances giant MoneyGram announces a new service allowing real-time money sending, but the solutions of its blockchain partner Ripple aren’t involved. MoneyGram recently makes FastSend public. It’s a brand new service that allows its customers to send money in real-time to a phone number via a dedicated website or mobile application. Still, the firm’s answers […]
Independent research firm Fundstrat predicts that Hedera Hashgraph, the enterprise-grade public distributed ledger platform, could generate $1.9 billion in value across its network by 2014. Fundstart’s predictions are highlighted in their latest report, which analyzes Hedera’s recent growth. The report shows that Hedera’s platform has handled over 36 million transactions since September 2019 when the […]
American computer giant Dell is among 15 companies joining the IOTA working group to explore how the firm’s “Tangle” technology can be integrated into commercial solutions. IOTA and Eclipse Foundation, the open-source software foundation, announced Tuesday the new Tangle EE working group will begin working on projects that can help develop viable commercial use-cases for […]
NITI Aayog – the policy think tank of the Indian Govt. – releases its national blockchain policy draft paper “Blockchain: The India Strategy“. It explains different use cases of blockchain in India along with some conclusions from ongoing pilot projects. The Govt of India establishes NITI Aayog with the aim to achieve sustainable development goals. […]
Blockchain adoption in India takes a new turn. A breeze of India’s inhabitant plan on blockchain and distributed bill record suggests an executive bank digital banking (CBDC), a digital Indian rupee, and an inhabitant blockchain. The National Institute for Smart Governance (NISG) is a non-profit open physique from the Govt of India. NISG recently publishes […]
The Bank of England on January 21st, 2020, has officially announced that it will be exploring the use cases of central bank digital currencies (CBDC). However, the bank will work with a group of other central banks from around the globe. Moreover, each bank will share their learnings to educate each other on the potential […]