Chamber of Digital Commerce forms Blockchain Intellectual Property Council

The Chamber of Digital Commerce, a global trade association on digital assets and blockchain technology, has formed the Blockchain Intellectual Property Council (BIPC), an initiative to promote innovation in blockchain and...

Maersk, IBM partnering on blockchain-based supply chain solution

IBM and Maersk are collaborating to work on a joint blockchain technology solution for the shipping and logistics industry. The companies have built a blockchain solution based on the open source Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Fabric...

Infosys partners with Emirates NBD, ICICI Bank to launch UAE-India blockchain pilot

EdgeVerve Systems, a wholly owned product subsidiary of Infosys, banking group Emirates NBD, and ICICI Bank, launched a pilot project of blockchain network for international remittances and trade finance. Both, Emirates NBD...

Consumers will be able to exchange bonus points using Blockchain, says IBM

Consumers will be able to exchange bonus points from among any of the banks they do business with to select the rewards they want, said IBM in a statement. IBM China...

Mphasis opens Blockchain Centre of Excellence in India

Indian IT services and solutions provider Mphasis has opened a Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Blockchain-based solutions at its Bangalore headquarters. The lab will conduct research, rapid prototyping, co-creation of use cases, and IP...

Mizuho Financial Group and IBM working on blockchain test project

Japanese financial services company Mizuho Financial Group and IBM are working on a pilot project to test the feasibility of using blockchains as virtual currency in the organization's settlement business. Mizuho will be exploring...

State Of Delaware Adopting Blockchain

The State of Delaware has launched an initiative to embrace blockchain technology.  "Smart contracts offer a powerful and innovative way to streamline cumbersome back-office procedures, lower transactional costs for consumers and businesses, and...

Deloitte Developing Blockchain Prototypes

Deloitte says it is working with five blockchain companies – BlockCypher, Bloq, ConsenSys, Loyyal (formerly known as Ribbit.me) and the Stellar Development Foundation – to provide new technological capabilities to its...

IBM Launches Trusted Blockchain Services

IBM has launched a cloud services framework for securely operating blockchain networks. The company says it has worked with security experts, cryptographers, hardware experts and researchers to create cloud services for trusted...