IBM has joined a decentralized cross-blockchain registry initiative which it states is a Yellow Pages analogue for blockchain projects, according to an announcement September 13. Continue reading IBM Joins Decentralized ‘Yellow Pages’ for Blockchain Projects
The Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC), one of the Philippines’ top 10 banks by assets, has announced an upcoming remittance payments service from Japan using blockchain technology. Continue reading Major Philippine Bank Taps IBM for Japan Blockchain Remittance
American multinational technology giant IBM has partnered with Global Citizen, an NGO dedicated to alleviating poverty, to sponsor a contest for a charity donation blockchain platform, a blog announcement states May 11. According to the statement from IBM, one challenge that faces philanthropic organizations is ensuring that donated funds are utilized in an effective and efficient manner, which is true to the mission of the organization. Continue reading IBM And NGO Global Citizen Announce Contest For Blockchain Charity Platform
The West Coast’s Most Important Event for Enterprise Blockchain.
San Francisco, CA: Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI), a nationwide leader in executive summits, trade shows, and industry research, announced its inaugural Blockchain West Summit, located in the heart of San Francisco, California at the Marines’ Memorial Hotel on March 26-28, 2018. Continue reading GSMI Announces “Blockchain West 2018”
Fourteen Thai banks have joined forces to create the Thailand Blockchain Community Initiative, which will digitize letters of guarantee on a shared blockchain platform, Thailand’s central bank
announced on Monday. The country’s top banks – Bangkok Bank, Krung Thai Bank, Siam Commercial Bank and Kasikornbank – will all participate in the initiative, which utilizes the Linux Foundation’s
Hyperledger Fabric as a technology platform. Continue reading 14 Thai Banks Back Blockchain Platform