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Web Creator Tim Berners-Lee: Blockchain Builders Should Beware Misuse

Disney Spin-off, Dragonchain, Announces October 2nd Token Sale To Bring The Power Of Blockchain Technology To Business

Why the Blockchain Needs More Failures to Succeed

European Stability Mechanism Floats Possible Blockchain Integration

Will the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) someday run on blockchain?

This was a hypothetical recently offered by Kalin Anev Janse, the secretary-general of the ESM – a eurozone-wide organization established in 2012 with the stated goal of shoring up the finances of troubled member-states.

Crypto Utopia? Defining the Greater Good in a Blockchain World

Cecile Baird and Simon Chan are founding partners of Blockchain For Good (BC4G), a think tank that aims to bring together minds from around the world to explore and debate the development of blockchain, for the greater good of humanity, society, economy and the environment.

Networking Giant Cisco Organizes 48-Hour Blockchain Brainstorm

Cisco recently organized a 48-hour brainstorming session around blockchain technology as a part of its rapid prototyping process.

Bitcoin Miners Signal Revolt Amid Sluggish Blockchain

You may not know it by looking at bitcoin’s recent price surge, but the infrastructure underpinning the world’s most popular virtual currency is teetering.

Say Hello to the Multi-Blockchain Business Model

Our latest State of Blockchain report, released this week, reveals that VC funding for blockchain startups rose sharply in Q4 year-over-year, even while the annual total was virtually unchanged.

Blockchain is 5 Years From Mainstream, Post-Trade Consortium Members Say

Nearly half of the members of a blockchain consortium focused on post-trade settlement see the technology achieving wider adoption over the next three to five years.

That's according to the results of a survey published today by the Post-Trade Distributed Ledger (PTDL) Group. The survey was conducted last autumn and polled its 45-strong membership.

India Gets Its Own Blockchain and Virtual Currency Association

Following RBI's recent notification against Bitcoin use, crypto-companies in India have joined forces to create Blockchain and Virtual Currency Association.

Blockchain as a Geopolitical Tool

Hawaii Recommends Passing Bill For ‘Educated’ Blockchain Regulation

Two Hawaii politicians have submitted a bill calling for a dedicated Blockchain research group and “an educated and measured approach” to regulation.

American Express Wants “Full Advantage of Blockchain”, Joins Open-Source Hyperledger Project

Credit card giant American Express has joined the Linux Foundation-led open-source cross-industry blockchain working group, the Hyperledger Project.

National Science Foundation to Fund Blockchain Research for Cyber Infrastructure

The US National Science Foundation (NSF) is seeking funding to develop research that will consider how technologies such as blockchain and software tools can boost its cyber infrastructure.

Trump's 'Acting' CFTC Chair Details Vision for Blockchain Regulation

Donald Trump hasn't even formally appointed CFTC commissioner Chris Giancarlo as chairman yet, and he's already appropriated the president-elect's slogan: "Making Market Reform Work for America."

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