Indonesian point-of-sale (POS) terminal maker Pundi X Labs (Pundi X) has unveiled the development of a new smartphone as well as an operating system and communication protocol for mobile devices based completely on blockchain technology.
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The panel that was set up by India’s Ministry of Finance in 2017 will reportedly evaluate the possibility of issuing a state-backed cryptocurrency.
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Mastercard has been awarded a patent for a method to partition a blockchain, making it capable of storing multiple transaction types and formats.
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The Australian federal government is exploring the use of blockchain-based “smart money” for use in its National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
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IBM officially launches blockchain-based Food Trust, announcing its partnership with French-based retail giant Carrefour.
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Big Four Auditors PwC, KPMG, EY, and Deloitte are building infrastructure to help conglomerates adopt blockchain technology.
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Thailand Studies Blockchain for Applications in Intellectual Property, Trade Finance
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A new patent filed by Alibaba seeks to develop a blockchain system that enables authorized parties to intervene in a smart contract.
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A South Koran politician has committed a $53.39 million fund to develop blockchain regions in Seoul, local media reported.
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This week, Ethereum researchers introduced a solution called snark-based side chain, which could scale the network to 17,000 transactions per second.
— Citește pe www.ccn.com/forget-buterins-500-tx-s-researchers-explore-17000-tx-s-on-ethereum/