Blockchain

China’s blockchain-based Service Network launches an international website.

China’s blockchain-based Service Network (BSN), the country’s nationwide blockchain project, has just launched an official international website. Appearing on Aug. 10, the new English-language BSN website aims to help bring global developers to the project. The CEO of Red...

Over 10,000 new blockchain firms registered in China so far this year.

According to decentralized data provider LongHash, more than 10,000 new blockchain companies were registered in China alone this year so far. Despite the impact of the ongoing global pandemic across most of the industries globally, the blockchain sector in...

South Korean highway operator to install blockchain-based toll payments system.

KEB Hana Bank, one of the biggest commercial banks in South Korea, reached an agreement with the state-backed highway operator, the Korea Expressway Corporation, to install blockchain-based toll payments systems across the nation's highways. According to the D Daily report,...

Major South Korean bank KB Kookmin partners with crypto firms.

One of the largest banks in South Korea, KB Kookmin Bank, has partnered with blockchain venture fund, Hashed, and crypto trading platform, Cumberland Korea, to form "strategic technology cooperation" on the custody of crypto assets. The companies belonging to...

The US SEC is looking to buy a blockchain forensic tool to analyze smart contracts.

In a call for bids to software companies on July 30, the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission said that the forensic tool must be able to "analyze and detail code within blockchains and other distributed ledgers." The SEC is looking...

China’s Blockchain-based Service Network will integrate 40 public chains over the next 12 months.

He Yifan, CEO of Red Date Technology, the private company behind the BSN, in an interview with Cointelegraph, told that the network aims to integrate with 30–40 public blockchain networks by June 2021. In the following year, it will...

US Health Department reveals a blockchain project to track COVID-19.

The US Health and Human Service Chief Information Officer José L. Arrieta revealed that the health department is currently using the blockchain technology to track COVID-19 hospitalization data, according to the Forbes report. The Chief Information Officer stated how...

The People’s Bank of China issues rules for blockchain-based financial applications.

Chinese central bank, the People's Bank of China has issued evaluation rules for blockchain-based financial applications. According to the Caixin report, the rules issued by the PBoC require financial institutions building blockchain applications to comply with three standards —...

The US Food and Drug Administration considers blockchain for food security.

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a blueprint and pilot research for food safety, highlighting blockchain tech as a viable option for some of the identified challenges that can be solved with it. The blueprint released earlier this...

Chinese government includes blockchain jobs to its official list of occupations.

China's Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security recently announced that two blockchain occupations, "Blockchain Engineer" and "Blockchain Application Operator," have been added to the list of official occupations. The list is updated every year to add new occupations...

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Binance launches new “COIN-margined” perpetual futures contracts priced in Bitcoin.

One of the world’s leading the crypto exchange, Binance, has announced new “COIN-margined” perpetual futures contracts priced in Bitcoin. Unlike...

China’s blockchain-based Service Network launches an international website.

China’s blockchain-based Service Network (BSN), the country’s nationwide blockchain project, has just launched an official international website. Appearing on Aug. 10, the new English-language...