Blockchain incorporated in evidence gathering in E China – Xinhua

BEIJING, Nov. 16 (Xinhua) — A system based on blockchain technology has been developed to help procuratorates collect evidence, according to the Procuratorate Daily. With the system, evidence of defaming Chinese revolutionary martyrs via online platforms was successfully identified and preserved by procurators from the West Lake District People’s Procuratorate of Hangzhou, capital of east […]

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US Veterinary Education Industry the Latest Adopting Blockchain Tech

Thanks to a collaboration between IBM and a subsidiary of Ethos Veterinary Health, blockchain technology is coming to the veterinary education industry. The multinational technology firm will be working with VetBloom to create an immutable record of veterinary practitioners’ credentials. The platform already has several key collaborators. It will reportedly take on more in the […]

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Walmart Develops Blockchain Freight Network

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email Walmart Canada has developed a blockchain-based network to facilitate logistics operations and payments, the company announced in a press release Thursday (Nov. 14). In collaboration with blockchain technology firm DLT Labs, Walmart Canada announced the development of a freight and payment network that allows participants on the platform […]

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Will China Adopt Blockchain for its Social Credit System?

They said blockchain would bring freedom by challenging world governments and greedy financial institutions. But what if blockchain is the ideal tool to enable totalitarianism? What if China Moves its Social Credit System to Blockchain? A few weeks ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping surprised the world by calling blockchain an important breakthrough, and announcing extra […]

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Blockchain Firm Partners With Cannabis Data App to Create Research Project

A blockchain-based data marketplace, Measure Protocol, and a cannabis-oriented survey rewards app, Broccoli, will jointly establish a research community for cannabis users. According to a Nov. 12 press release, the companies will use the new community to survey consumers, collect data and make reports dedicated to cannabis use and the industry. In doing so, the […]

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What blockchain means for lawyers, e-commerce merchants and financial services

Executives gathered at the BiTA Symposium Chicago to share the opportunities and bottlenecks of blockchain, as well as provide perspectives on smart contracts, supply chain visibility, and maintaining Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) standards.  “The first smart contract happened in 1989,” said Ron Leibman of McCarter & English, a full-service law firm headquartered in Newark, […]

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