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"The People's Bank of China would be in charge of handling violations by the exchanges."
We’ll be able to track goods between companies and across borders.
"Mutually important data can be updated in real time, removing the need for laborious, error-prone reconciliation with each other’s internal records. "
Blockchain technology, the underlying innovation behind the digital currency bitcoin was under the spotlight during the 3rd Fintech Forum held by Japan’s central bank.
"he Bank of Japan’s Third Fintech Forum, saw officials from the central bank’s payments department admit that central banks around the world were researching the technology."
Input Output Honk Kong (IOHK), a blockchain developer, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology have teamed to create a blockchain collaborative within the Tokyo Tech School of Computing.
" One goal is to develop young professionals and to educate society about the new technology."
Impending EU laws, although not aimed directly at the blockchain industry, could prove impactful to its practices, says attorney Jacek Czarnecki.
"The practical result is that blockchain projects will often require legal analysis to determine what kind of regulation will apply to a particular application (if any)."
A draft resolution submitted to the Illinois legislature proposes the creation of a working group dedicated to blockchain technology.
"State officials have also developed a regulatory framework for businesses looking to work with digital currencies like bitcoin."
International Business Machines said it is collaborating with several government agencies in Dubai to try out blockchain, a technology that will help improve efficiency in the Middle East trading hub.
"a technology that will help improve efficiency in tracking the import and export of goods in the Middle East trading hub"
A law firm in New York is reviewing how the use of the blockchain can remove the manual steps required when it comes to executing contracts.
"Others were preparing themselves that the technology was likely to threaten jobs and the role of lawyers intermediating negotiations and disputes."
President Trump signed five more executive actions Tuesday in a blitz of executive power meant to speed approvals of high-profile energy projects like the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines.
"In reversing the Obama administration policy to disapprove the Keystone pipeline, Trump emphasized that the construction isn't a done deal. "
China's most influential talk show is to feature bitcoin in a debate discussing whether the digital currency is a fortune maker or a ponzi scheme.
"A controversial figure in the country who considers bitcoin worthless."
Developers have unilaterally torn up the agreement says HaoBTC's founder who further accuses segwit miners of betrayal and hopes PBOC shuts down BTCC.
"A potential compromise would be on the basis of a maxblocksize increase to 4MB, which a scientific study has found to be safe, together with segwit as a hard fork, both deployed at the same time."
Work on integrating Zcash's privacy-focused tech with ethereum’s distributed applications platform has reached a notable new stage.
"The idea of using Zcash’s elements to obscure the nature of ethereum transactions has been explored in the past, forming part of what the two organizations call Project Alchemy."
In this week's Bitcoin Tracker, Switzerland gives bitcoin a hand, an Australian startup banks on the aptly named Dash and Zcash fervor fades.
" The sudden price rise is attributed to bitcoin being considered a safe haven asset, like gold or business bonds."
As the US Presidential poll count began earlier today with Trump and Clinton, bitcoin price has made steady increasing gains as investors flocked toward the cryptocurrency in a day that saw the most improbable victory in modern political history.
"The overwhelming narrative that heavily favored victory for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in recent months quickly began to fall apart as polling numbers came in, with Florida and Ohio, two key swing states, won by Trump to gain an early lead."
Welcome to our weekly bitcoin news recap, where we cover top headlines and stories in the world of bitcoin each week. This week a compelling TED Talk from Don Tapscott about bitcoin and blockchain …
"Antonopoulos shines the light on the revolutionary nature of the new tech and how it lives up to the hype (links to check out the podcast: Google Play, iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn Radio)."
This week brings a birthday for London-based Bitstamp Bitcoin exchange, the company is turning five and is giving away a bunch of Nano Ledger hardware wallets.
"The blockchain technology fintech world is growing more interesting with Swiss bank UBS announcing a blockchain-based major currency remittance system, thus expanding the horizons for the use of blockchain in fintech."
For the enterprise user, there is another authentication method. Instead of using passwords, Microsoft Authenticator lets them log in through certificates.
"One of those new solutions comes in the form of Microsoft Authenticator. Albeit this product has been available to Windows users for quite some time now, Microsoft released an Android version not too long ago."
Steemit, the blockchain based social media platform has reported a hacking incident which might have compromised few user accounts, resulting in the theft of $85000 worth of Steem cryptocurrency. Rea
"Steemit has comforted the community by announcing that the user accounts and wallets are not at any risk and the normal operations will be resumed soon."
The crowdfunding campaign for Stratis is being held in the form of an ICO. Tokens will be issued to all investors, which fuel the network.
" This UK-based blockchain company wants to develop a unique blockchain development platform."
" The trustee first withholds the principal and interest payments and then releases the cash payment to the insurance company."
The Benzinga Fintech Awards strive to seek out the most innovative companies within the rapidly growing financial technology & media sector
" If a company received 200 social votes after they applied, it would move on to the next round."
Blockchain technology will not decimate bank profits, but will revolutionise transactions, according to Capgemini's new Australian chief.
"Blockchain is a decentralised database which allows customers and suppliers to directly transact over the internet without the need for a bank."
Some schools are using bitcoin technology, blockchain, to record students' achievements in a cheap, secure and public way.
"In October 2015, the school announced plans to share academic certificates on blockchain from 2017."
Bitcoin blockchain technology is distributed ledger of transactions that can record everything of value and importance to humankind.
"A decade later in 2008, the global financial industry crashed."
SWIFT Institute conducted interview and focus groups with 75 technology and post-trade processing companies.
"Mutual distributed ledgers allow the sharing of agreed and validated data with cryptographic control regarding access and updating rights. "