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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...

“My mission is to make blockchains and digital assets mainstream” – A Q&A with the new XDB Foundation Managing Director Michael Gord

Michael Gord, MLG Blockchain and GDA Capital founder, has contributed to some of the world’s largest blockchain ecosystems, including TRX, LRC, and ONT.  He also served as the first Enterprise Blockchain Developer at TD Bank, one of Canada's largest...

Singapore witnessed over 50% growth in the blockchain sector.

A collection of organizations teamed up to produce a “map” of what the blockchain landscape looks like in the Asian country Singapore, and it shows a significant growth in comparison to the last year. Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA),...

The New York Times tests a blockchain project to tackle misleading information.

In its recent report, the New York Times outlined the problem of misinformation, primarily when it comes down to pictures circulating the Internet once the images are uploaded somewhere, the chances of being altered or hampered with the increase, hence...

VeChain Partners with Pharma Giant Bayer to Develop Drug-Tracing Platform

In a recent interview, Bayer China revealed that they had selected blockchain startup VeChain as a partner for the new drug-tracing platform that they plan to develop. VeChain will be the tech-provider for the CSecure platform, a blockchain-powered solution...

How are US universities tackling the growing demand of Cryptocurrency Courses amid Corona outbreak

The coronavirus pandemic threatens to impact the U.S. unemployment rate leaving 22 million citizens to apply for unemployment after President Donald Trump announced an emergency. Since then, blockchain-related jobs have increased. The reverse, university supplied blockchain systems have been...

Lancashire Cricket teams up with TIXnGO to offer blockchain mobile tickets

According to The Ticketing Business report, Lancashire will activate mobile tickets for all domestic and international matches that will be played in Old Trafford in 2020. The cricket club has teamed up with TIXnGO, a blockchain mobile ticketing platform.   The...

Hiredd.com announces its launch in Feb 2020, says Blockchain based jobs sure to get a boost in India.

Indian website Hirred.com is scheduled to launch next month. The website will offer job-seekers a platform to apply for their dream jobs. The blockchain sector is growing at an unprecedented rate as governments all over the world are looking...

UN is working with Mongolian farmers to deliver sustainable cashmere using blockchain technology.

The UN has piloted a project in Mongolia that aims to help farmers deliver expensive cashmere wool using the blockchain technology. According to the Forbes report, blockchain technology would help highlighting producers who are following sustainable practices. Mongolia is...

Thailand will use blockchain technology to trace agricultural products.

According to the Nation Thailand report, the Trade Policy and Strategy Office announced that they would use blockchain technology to trace agricultural products. The project will start with organic rice in order to build confidence among buyers.   Project to start...

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The global crypto exchange Huobi hires Former Banking Giant Executive as the head of new Defi Fund.

One of the leading crypto exchanges in the world, Huobi Group, said in an announcement Monday it has launched...

YouTube bans crypto channel for “promoting illegal activities.”

Another cryptocurrency-related YouTube channel appears to have fallen afoul of the platform's community policies. According to a July 31 tweet from crypto community members...