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Accenture May Use Blockchain to Streamline Shipping Process

Accenture Global Solutions, a professional consulting giant, may be considering applying blockchain technology to automate and streamline the shipping process. The document published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday, July 26, shows the proposed system would be used to determine the type and other attributes of the...
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Indian State of Telangana to Enter MoUs With Blockchain Firms

The Indian state of Telangana is going to sign MoUs (Memoranda of Understanding) with a number of blockchain-based firms to implement blockchain technology in six or seven state applications, news agency the Business Standard reports Thursday, July 26. According to Jayesh Ranjan, Telangana IT Secretary, the plan aims to improve...
Hubble Researcher Tests Blockchain For Space Data Processing
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Hubble Researcher Tests Blockchain For Space Data Processing

Josh Peek, an HST (Hubble Space Telescope) researcher is working on a blockchain network to process for vast amounts of space data produced. Peek, an associate astronomer with the Institute of STS (Space Telescope Science), said that HST, like many other space telescopes, takes “millions upon millions” hours of computer...
South Korean Telecoms Company KT Launches Own Blockchain Network
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South Korean Telecoms Company KT Launches Own Blockchain Network

KT Corporation, one of the two leading telecoms firms operating in South Korea, has launched its own “proprietary blockchain network” to increase efficiency across areas ranging from ID verification to data roaming, with the help of blockchain technology. According to a report, the telecoms giant unveiled its KT Network Blockchain...
Robinhood Adds Support For DOGE On Robinhood Crypto Platform
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Robinhood Adds Support For DOGE On Robinhood Crypto Platform

Robinhood, a US-based trading firm, has added support for DOGE (Dogecoin) on its crypto platform, according to an announcement made on its website, July 16. Dogecoin, a P2P cryptocurrency, first started as a parody “on a dog meme” based on Kabosu, a real Japanese Shiba Inu. The digital currency was...
South Korean Legislators to Develop New Rules for Crypto and Blockchain
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South Korean Legislators to Develop New Rules for Crypto and Blockchain

South Korean regulators have unveiled drafts of bills to introduce new rules on blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings), The Korea Times reported Wednesday, July 11. According to the Korea Times, the regulators will introduce drafts of the bills at an “extraordinary session” of the National Assembly, set...
Report: India May Treat Cryptocurrencies as Commodities
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Report: India May Treat Cryptocurrencies as Commodities

India is not going to opt for a blanket ban on cryptocurrencies, but rather choose to treat them as “commodities,” a senior government official told news outlet Quartz, requesting anonymity, July 11. According to the news outlet, a Finance Ministry panel has ordered a new study on VCs (Virtual Currencies),...
Switzerland's Principal Stock Builds a Platform for Digital Assets
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Switzerland’s Principal Stock Builds a Platform for Digital Assets

Switzerland’s main stock has announced that is currently building a platform for trading and settlement of digital assets. The news came soon after government officials reportedly told they are working on helping crypto businesses open business accounts and avail other banking services. SIX, the operator of SIX Swiss Exchange, announced...
Chinese Tech Company Launches Blockchain File System
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Chinese Tech Company Launches Blockchain File System

Major Chinese technology company Xunlei, also known as the BitTorrent of China, announced July 6 that it has launched a new blockchain-based file system to support blockchain platforms. The cloud provider said in its statements that its new distributed file system “ThunderChain File System”, as well as 3 TRC (ThunderChain...
Philippine Central Bank Accredits Two New Cryptocurrency Exchanges
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Philippine Central Bank Accredits Two New Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, the Philippine central bank, has approved applications filed by two new crypto exchanges, Business World reported July 6. Chuchi G. Fonacier, the deputy governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), reportedly said that the bank has approved the applications of ETranss and Virtual Currency Philippines,...
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