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British Airways Testing VChain’s Blockchain Check-in Service
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British Airways Testing VChain’s Blockchain Check-in Service

Long security checkup queues at airports, could soon be a thing of the past. Startup VChain is working on a blockchain powered service that, Ira Ariella Khi, says will revolutionize the check-in process in the travel industry. VChain Verification System Th...
China Using Blockchain to Help Fight Poverty in Tibet
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China Using Blockchain to Help Fight Poverty in Tibet

The Bank of China will use the technology to upgrade their existing poverty reduction system in hopes of increasing efficiency and transparency. The benefits of blockchain technology are both powerful and far-reaching in that it does much more than just...
Thailand Bank Partners With MUFG To Facilitate Cross-Border Transfers Using Its Own Blockchain
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Thailand Bank Partners With MUFG To Facilitate Cross-Border Transfers Using Its Own Blockchain

Thailand’s Bank of Ayudhya strengthens its relationship with MUFG through blockchain technology. In September of last year, Thailand's fifth-largest bank, the Bank of Ayudhya (also known as Krungsri), along with local petrochemical company IRPC, announced...
Bank Of America Issued US Patent For Blockchain Security Regulated By Time, Tagging, And Tokens
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Bank Of America Issued US Patent For Blockchain Security Regulated By Time, Tagging, And Tokens

Bank of America has been granted a patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office for a system that uses time and native security tokens to control access and security for subcomponents of blockchains. Bank of America's newest blockchain-related patent, a "...
Taiwanese Parliament Forms Coalition For Blockchain
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Taiwanese Parliament Forms Coalition For Blockchain

Lawmakers in Taiwan have formed a coalition to drive the growth of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency on a national level. Taiwan could be joining the ranks of likeminded island governments looking to cryptocurrency and blockchain development as a w...
PinkDate Brings Escort Matchmaking to a Blockchain
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PinkDate Brings Escort Matchmaking to a Blockchain

Privacy has always been a concern for those seeking escort services online. It’s a time-consuming hassle for both parties because there has been no effective online platform, like dating sites offer, to reliably search and find a pre-verified escort or client....
Indian Software Exporter Infosys Develops Blockchain-Powered Trade Finance Network
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Indian Software Exporter Infosys Develops Blockchain-Powered Trade Finance Network

India’s second-biggest software service exporter, Infosys Limited, has developed a custom blockchain-powered trade finance network in a bid to overcome fraud in the Indian banking industry. To start, seven private lenders will test the trade finance network to...
HTC Catches Bitcoin Fever, Set to Launch Blockchain-powered Smartphones
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HTC Catches Bitcoin Fever, Set to Launch Blockchain-powered Smartphones

Mobile phone giant HTC is not ready to be left out of the blockchain and cryptocurrency movement. The 21-year old mobile phone company headquartered in Taiwan is developing its own Android Smartphone that will be powered by blockchain technology. Exodus not...
Nokia Forays into Crypto: Partners with Blockchain-based Data-sharing Startup Streamr
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Nokia Forays into Crypto: Partners with Blockchain-based Data-sharing Startup Streamr

We’ve all heard of Nokia and its reliable mobile handsets in the past, but in 2018, Nokia’s developments are not all about cell phones. The Finnish telecom firm along with OSIsoft is joining hands with blockchain-based data sharing marketplace Streamr. The con...