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Mexico Announces Formation Of First Blockchain Association

Mexico Announces Formation Of First Blockchain Association

Mexico has formed its first Blockchain Association with an objective to educate its citizens about the applications of distributed ledger technology (DLT). In addition to spreading awareness about DLT, the members of the association intend to set up a regulatory framework for safe usage of the technology. Earlier, the government had conducted a public procurement process based on a blockchain network to test the possible applications of DLT in various sectors.

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US SEC launches FinHub to better address DLT and Digital Assets

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.

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Bank of England to Explore Potential Use Cases of Digital Currencies

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 […]

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New Study: Blockchain in Healthcare Industry Will Save Billions of Dollars

Blockchain in the healthcare industry may not be the ultimate solution to tackle the challenges. But it certainly has the potential to save billions. Of course, the question may arise in your mind how? It is possible by optimizing the current workflows and disintermediating some high-cost gatekeepers. The new study claims. The global blockchain technology […]

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Hedera Hashgraph Launches Public Mainnet Beta

Hedera Hashgraph, a DLT project that is popular for being a competitor of Blockchain has launched its mainnet beta. The mainnet beta is open to anyone from the general public unlike how it was previously, only accessible to developers who were building on the platform…

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Use of Blockchain in Election Voting: Implementations

There are many who believe blockchain in election voting can and will provide a new method of voting. The new method will be more secure, easier and will allow for more people to perform their basic civic duty. Elections face attacks from many factors…