Author: Puja Mohanta

Work Visa program for blockchain techies

Malaysia Initiates Work Visa Program For Blockchain Geeks

Malaysia is launching a work visa program for blockchain techies. This program will acknowledge the tech demands for blockchain-based talens. The blockchain body Nem Foundation and job marketplace Jobbatical co-launched this program. Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is supervising the tech sector. It is a government organization.  This work visa program intends to provide stay rights […]

Voice's Domain Name

Block.one Invests $30 Million For Social Media Platform Voice’s Domain Name

The blockchain firm Block.one has made $30 million cash payment for Voice’s domain name. Voice is an Eos-based blockchain social media platform of Block.one. The information comes from the US Securities and Exchange Commission filing. MicroStrategy, the enterprise analytics and mobility software provider presented this filing to the SEC. Domain registrar GoDaddy sanctioned the domain […]

2gether adds dash in its supported crypto list

Banking App 2gether Enlists Dash In Its Crypto List

2gether, a European banking app, and crypto debit card solution now include Dash in its list of digital tokens.  This app allows users to trade cryptocurrencies, make payments, cash withdrawals along with euros. It is now available in 19 European countries and supports 9 tokens including bitcoin, ether, XRP, bitcoin cash, EOS, Stellar, litecoin, QTUM, […]

BlockClaim raises funds for its blockchain-based claim solution

BlockClaim Raises Fund for Blockchain Powered Claim Solution

BlockClaim, the insurtech start-up has raised up to £500,000 ($627.000) in its seed funding round. The funding has been received for its AI and blockchain-powered claim solution. It is using advanced data science techniques in the solution. The fundraising included many investors such as Amadeus Capital Partners, Pragmatica, and other insurance business angels. BlockClaim is […]

Mercado Libre joins hands with Facebook for Project Libra

E-commerce Giant Mercado Libre Teams Up with Facebook For Project Libra

Mercado Libre, a South American online marketplace is teaming up with Facebook on its cryptocurrency project Libra. The former is one of the famous e-commerce platforms in South America. It will use the cryptocurrency as a mode of payment on its e-commerce platform. An executive of Mercado Libre made the confirmation on the partnership. He […]

Gamified Law Enforcement

Europol’s New Gamified Law Enforcement Training Unveils

The European law administration agency, Europol is organizing its sixth cryptocurrency conference. In the conference, Europol revealed its new gamified law enforcement training for officials. This appears to be the first gamified law enforcement training opportunity. It will guide the officials for tracing crypto related illegal activities. The administration partnered with CENTRIC (Centre of Excellence […]

Blockchain based diplomas for SAIT'S graduates

Canadian University Will Provide Blockchain Based Diplomas

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, a Canadian University is granting blockchain-based diplomas to its graduating students. The tech institute is partnering with On-Demand Education Marketplace (ODEM). This technology is based on the decentralized digital ledger. It will ensure the authenticity and security of these digital documents. These virtual diplomas will allow the students to share […]

Rhode Island issues solicitation for blockchain solutions

Rhode Island Issues Solicitation For Blockchain Solutions

US-based Rhode Island Department of Administration/Division of Purchase grants public solicitation for blockchain solutions. The administration is expecting proposals from qualified firms via proof-of-concept proposals. It is looking for efficiency, accuracy, transparency and secure business rapport from these firms. The last date for the submission is June 21st. The solicitation intends to cover many areas […]

Wheaton Precious Metals to apply blockchain for data processing

Wheaton Precious Metals Will Use Blockchain Technology

The major precious metals streaming company, Wheaton Precious Metals will make use of blockchain technology on its platform. The company has recruited a tech firm Blockhead Technologies for this purpose. This company provides blockchain-powered solutions for global mining firms. Blockhead Technologies will use its blockchain-based platform STAMP to enhance the metal accounting processes. The users […]

Bitfinex will be listing OKEx's token OKB and USDK

Bitfinex Will Be Listing OKEx’s Token And OKLink’s Stablecoin

One of the globally leading crypto exchange Bitfinex is listing OKEx’s token OKB and USDK on its platform. The latter is a co-developed stablecoin of the blockchain tech firm OKLink. The trading pairs will officially open on Bitfinex from 10 am on June 13, 2019. There are nine new trading pairs including  USDK/USD, BTC/USDK, ETH/USDK, […]