China's top fintech, e-commerce companies continue blockchain bets

Data from SCMP’s 2020 China Internet Report shows healthy fundraising activity in China’s internet tech sector while fintech and e-commerce companies continue to explore blockchain tech potential.

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3 Big Blockchain Companies Teamed Up on a DeFi Product That Pays Passive Income
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3 Big Blockchain Companies Teamed Up on a DeFi Product That Pays Passive Income

Cosmos, Polkadot, and Terra have announced “Anchor.” In a special announcement made at the Unitize conference on July 6,  Cosmos, Polka...

Telegram Blockchain to Pay $18.5 Million Penalty
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Telegram Blockchain to Pay $18.5 Million Penalty

Trouble at Home The Telegram Group has agreed to pay $18.5 million in civil fines and return $1.2 billion to investors. This decision came in a ruling from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission stemming from the sale of unreg...

Crypto Travel: Industry Primed for Blockchain Adoption Post-COVID-19
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Crypto Travel: Industry Primed for Blockchain Adoption Post-COVID-19

Crypto adoption in the travel and hospitality space appears to be on the rise, with significant players adding cryptocurrency payment features to their platforms. The global travel industry is likely to get a reprieve as governments relax C...

Blockchain Bites: E-Gold Claims, Arca’s New Fund and Generation Z
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Blockchain Bites: E-Gold Claims, Arca’s New Fund and Generation Z

Arca, a Los Angeles money manager, has launched a new fund on Ethereum, E-Gold claims the government suppressed evidence in its case, and Expedia is taking bitcoin.

Chinese Courts Use Blockchain for Property E-Sealing
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Chinese Courts Use Blockchain for Property E-Sealing

Courts in China are rolling out blockchain-based electronic seals to protect property from being disturbed or damaged. Several courts in Chi...

Blockchain Firm Bluzelle Uncovers a Critical Bug in Cosmos' Consensus Algorithm
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Blockchain Firm Bluzelle Uncovers a Critical Bug in Cosmos' Consensus Algorithm

Cosmos already patched its Tendermint consensus protocol on July 2. Decentralized data network Bluzelle (BLZ) discovered a bug in the Tender...

Akon’s DLT Startup to Set up a Blockchain Hub in Kenya in Q4 2020
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Akon’s DLT Startup to Set up a Blockchain Hub in Kenya in Q4 2020

A joint initiative of Akon’s Akoin and Dutch Effect.AI, the Kenyan Opportunity Hub will promote blockchain education and new work opportunities. ...

4thtech’s Blockchain Solution Gaining EU Traction
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4thtech’s Blockchain Solution Gaining EU Traction

Our lives undeniably rely on technology. Without it, the world would grind to a halt. Supply chains couldn’t function. Most jobs would become impossible. Furthermore, technological innovations are a core part of the progression of society...

Blockchain Travel Project Travala.com Join Forces with Expedia to Offer Frictionless Cryptocurrency Booking
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Blockchain Travel Project Travala.com Join Forces with Expedia to Offer Frictionless Cryptocurrency Booking

Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs featuring Blockchain Travel Project Travala.com Join Forces with Expedia to Offer Frictionless Cryptocurrency Booking written by Richard Kastelein #blockchain, #cryptocurrency, #DLT Struggling Blockchai...

Afghan Government to Use Blockchain to Combat Counterfeit Drugs
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Afghan Government to Use Blockchain to Combat Counterfeit Drugs

Afghanistan’s healthcare ministry and several local pharmaceutical companies will use Fantom’s blockchain to combat counterfeit drugs. A...

Smart Courts in China are using blockchain-powered electronic seals to secure Property
14 hours ago

Smart Courts in China are using blockchain-powered electronic seals to secure Property

China has been the first to place a ban on cryptocurrencies at a national level, but it has been active in the blockchain space and has been at the forefront of innovation in this area. Both government bodies and private companies have expr...

Blockchain Travel Platform Lost 90% of Booking Volumes Due to COVID-19
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Blockchain Travel Platform Lost 90% of Booking Volumes Due to COVID-19

Booking volumes on the Binance-backed travel booking platform dropped by 90% during the coronavirus pandemic. The global travel industry gro...

Open Source Money — Five Part Blockchain Documentary Kicks Off Five Weekend Series July 4, 2020
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Open Source Money — Five Part Blockchain Documentary Kicks Off Five Weekend Series July 4, 2020

Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs featuring Open Source Money — Five Part Blockchain Documentary Kicks Off Five Weekend Series July 4, 2020 written by Richard Kastelein #blockchain, #cryptocurrency, #DLT Open Source Money, a groundbre...

Visa seeks Ethereum and Ripple devs for global blockchain payments
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Visa seeks Ethereum and Ripple devs for global blockchain payments

Visa is looking for developers experienced with Ethereum, Bitcoin and Ripple to build a global blockchain payments network.

Beijing reveals action plan for Blockchain development across city’s operations
17 hours ago

Beijing reveals action plan for Blockchain development across city’s operations

Beijing, one of the popular cities in China, is looking to boost Blockchain development across major sectors in the city. By doing so, Beijing intends to establish itself as one of the influential highlands for blockchain technology, and in...

Chinese courts use blockchain-based electronic seals to secure properties
19 hours ago

Chinese courts use blockchain-based electronic seals to secure properties

Several courts in China have reportedly adopted blockchain-based electronic seals to monitor and secure sealed properties. The post Chinese courts use blockchain-based electronic seals to secure properties appeared first on The Block.

Singapore’s Blockchain Landscape Has Grown More than 50% Since Last Year
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Singapore’s Blockchain Landscape Has Grown More than 50% Since Last Year

There are 234 companies in Singapore’s blockchain landscape. A collection of organizations teamed up to produce a “map” of what the bl...

Discovery Science launches documentary on crypto and blockchain
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Discovery Science launches documentary on crypto and blockchain

A crypto and blockchain focussed series of documentaries, also known as docuseries, premiered on the Discovery Science channel on July 4. It placed a special emphasis on the rise of the Walt Disney-developed blockchain platform called Drago...

Symbol blockchain set to modernize wine supply chain
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Symbol blockchain set to modernize wine supply chain

The wine industry may be old fashioned but Symbol blockchain can modernize it to keep it thriving by helping its supply chain do away with counterfeit products. The issues that ultimately mean harm not just to the company’s reputation...

Enterprise Friendly Blockchain Tapping Into Wine Supply Chain Business
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Enterprise Friendly Blockchain Tapping Into Wine Supply Chain Business

Symbol from NEM makes blockchain solution to solve wine tampering and counterfeiting problems to save millions for the wine industry. Tampe...

Ethereum leads European blockchain startup scene, says LeadBlock
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Ethereum leads European blockchain startup scene, says LeadBlock

A LeadBlock Partners report says Ethereum holds a dominant position in European blockchain startups. LeadBlock Partners is a venture capital firm based out of Paris and London. As per its latest report, European blockchain startups are work...

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