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March 28, 2018

THE FINANCE DEPARTMENT OF IRELAND LAUNCHES A BLOCKCHAIN WORKING GROUP TO COORDINATE CRYPTOCURRENCIES AND BLOCKCHAIN DEVELOPMENT.

A new blockchain working group is being launched by the department of Finance in Ireland to help establish a united directive that will cover government organisations. […]
March 28, 2018

A NAIROBI REAL ESTATE FIRM PLANS TO LAUNCH A BLOCKCHAIN BASED LAND REGISTRY.

Data storage has become a major concern for businesses, individuals and governments across the globe and in many cases, blockchain technology is already being used to […]
March 28, 2018

CHILD LABOUR AND HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES (USED IN SOURCING COBALT) CAN BE COMBATED USING BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is one country that should be very prosperous as a result of the steady increase in the demand of Cobalt. […]
March 19, 2018

BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY USED IN SIERRA LEONE’S ELECTIONS DELIVERS RESULTS 2 HOURS BEFORE THE OFFICIAL COUNT

A West African nation – Sierra Leone has utilized the blockchain tech to carry out its elections. Sierra Leone has made history as the first country […]
March 19, 2018

RETAIL GIANT- WALMART SEEKS TO USE BLOCKCHAIN “smart package” FOR SWIFT SHIPPING.

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) released an application by Walmart describing a “smart package” for its shipping that would include a device which would […]
March 19, 2018

CHINESE E-COMMERCE GIANT JD.com ANNOUNCES ADOPTION OF BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY FOR TRANSPARENCY IN MEAT IMPORTATION

JD.com, a Chinese e-commerce giant has announced that it will start using blockchain technology for transparency purposes in the food sector with specific reference to tracking […]
March 15, 2018

AN INTRODUCTION TO SMART CONTRACTS

It appears 2018 will be the year the spotlight shines on smart contracts. Before now, in the blockchain industry, all the hype had been about bitcoin. […]
March 5, 2018

BLOCKCHAIN MONTH IN AFRICA

This March, ConsenSys is planning to host, sponsor, and participate in seven events all across the region. One of the great advantages that Africa maintains over […]
March 2, 2018

SEC Issues Subpoenas in Hunt for Fraudulent ICOs

Expanding a broad crackdown on fraudulent initial coin offerings, U.S. regulators have sent a number of subpoenas to firms they suspect might be violating securities laws, […]
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