"ASAP": China is Working Toward National Blockchain Standards

China's business & IT ministry is working toward creating domestic standards to propel development and implementation of blockchain technology in the country.

The First Blockchain-Backed Presidential Election Took Place in Sierra Leone

The First Blockchain-Backed Presidential Election Took Place in Sierra Leone

On March 7, 2018 the world's first blockchain-backed presidential vote took place in Sierra Leone.

Chinese Politician Suggests a State Blockchain Assets Trading Platform

Chinese Politician Suggests a State Blockchain Assets Trading Platform

Potentially bullish news from China: A high profile official has called for a national digital asset trading platform to be established. Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) member Wang Penjie made the statements earlier this week.

Blockchains Must Have Centralized Foundation: Chinese Regulator

Blockchains Must Have Centralized Foundation: Chinese Regulator

An official from one of the top financial agencies of China stated that he believes blockchains function more effectively when they're built on a system.

Payments Provider Fleetcor Taps at the XRP for Cryptocurrency Pilot of Ripple

Payments Provider Fleetcor Taps at the XRP for Cryptocurrency Pilot of Ripple

Major workforce and swift payments provider Fleetcor will use Ripple's native cryptocurrency XRP in a cross-border payments trial.

Porsche Begins Testing Blockchain Integration With Its Vehicles

Porsche Begins Testing Blockchain Integration With Its Vehicles

According to a Porsche press release, the auto powerhouse is making a significant push towards integrating blockchain technology into its cars.

Starbucks Could Serve a Blockchain Payments Program Up

Starbucks Could Serve a Blockchain Payments Program Up

Bitcoin could be off limits, but the coffee chain isn't overlooking the technology that underpins cryptocurrencies.

Taiwan's New Central Bank Chief Talks Blockchain for Payments

Taiwan's New Central Bank Chief Talks Blockchain for Payments

Taiwan's incoming central bank chief has shown the bank will research blockchain applications in its own operations including payments.

1 2 3