London Stock Exchange Partners With IBM to Develop Securities Data Blockchain

[ad_1] The London Stock Exchange (LSE) subsidiary Borsa Italiana has announced plans to digitize securities certificate data with the adoption of IBM Blockchain. The partnership between LSE and IBM will give small private European companies the opportunity to interact with shareholders and vice versa. It will also simplify the tracking and management of information by … Read more

Eleven Global Cities to Participate in Bitcoin Airdrop 2017

[ad_1] The Blockchain Education Network (BEN), a global network of blockchain communities, has announced a global Bitcoin Airdrop powered by bitJob to begin this new school year. Fintech communities and universities in 11 regions have agreed to participate including McGill University and the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada; UC Berkeley, Wake Forest University … Read more

The Stage Is Set in Stanford for the Next Scaling Bitcoin Workshops

[ad_1] The Scaling Bitcoin Workshops will land in Stanford come November. Scaling Bitcoin, the conference where innovations like Segregated Witness and TumbleBit made their public “debut,” has quickly grown to become a central stage for Bitcoin’s global academic and engineering communities. After editions in Montreal, Hong Kong and Milan, Stanford University will host the fourth … Read more

The Future of “Bitcoin Cash:” An Interview with Bitcoin ABC lead developer Amaury Séchet

[ad_1] If all goes according to plan, August 1st will see the launch of a new cryptocurrency, described as an “airdrop altcoin,” a “spinoff-coin,” a “fork-coin,” a “clone-coin,” or — as the people behind the project call it — “a new version of Bitcoin:” Bitcoin Cash (“BCC”). Anyone who holds bitcoin (BTC) on this day, … Read more

Supercluster Funding Bid Could Supercharge Blockchain Development in Canada

[ad_1] Four organizations in Canada’s blockchain tech sector are going all out this week to submit their application letter to the federal Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) before the July 21 deadline to be considered for funding under the government’s new Innovation Superclusters Initiative. A representative for Innovation, Science and Economic Development … Read more