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Electronics Giant Foxconn Leads $7 Million Series A in Blockchain Identity Startup

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Digital identity startup Cambridge Blockchain has closed as $7 million Series A round of financing led by Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn’s investment arm. Announced Tuesday, the $7 million financing round also included previous investors Partech and Digital Currency Group, who injected new capital… Read More »

HPE, Nokia Tap Streamr To Allow Consumers To Monetize Blockchain Tokenized Data

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Nokia and Hewlett Packard Enterprise have teamed with a Swiss startup called Streamr that will enable consumers to control and market tokenized data collected by Internet-connected devices, according to Fortune. The partnerships, announced at the Consensus conference in New York, signal emerging efforts to… Read More »

Amazon Launches Blockchain Cloud Partnership With Ethereum Studio ConsenSys’ Kaleido

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Amazon has partnered with blockchain incubator ConsenSys to enable its customers to build and manage their own blockchain platforms in an easy-to-use manner with ConsenSys’ Ethereum-based cloud platform called Kaleido. The move is part of an effort to make blockchain, the technology underpinning… Read More »

Exclusive: 200 Million Users Messaging Giant LINE Partners Blockchain Project ICON

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. ICON, the $1.6 billion blockchain project created by developers from South Korea, has secured an official partnership with LINE, Japan’s largest messaging app that supports more than 200 million monthly active users. LINE’s Entrance Into Cryptocurrency Exchange Market On January 31, CCN reported… Read More »

Amazon Eyes Ethereum (ETH), Partners With ConsenSys To Simplify Blockchain Access

The Consensus Summit is ongoing and continually bringing news of blockchain developments by the minute. Current news indicate that the cloud computing arm of famous online retailer, Amazon, is partnering with Ethereum Design Studio Consensys,in a bid to assist in the deployment of blockchains for business entrerprises and make them faster and easier to create and deploy. The… Read More »

HTC Exodus to Be ‘World’s First Native Blockchain Phone’

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Smartphone manufacturer HTC is taking a major leap into the cryptocurrency ecosystem and wider blockchain industry. The Taiwanese firm on Tuesday unveiled the “HTC Exodus,” which it describes as the “world’s first native blockchain phone.” The Android-powered phone will be tailor-made to provide… Read More »

IBM to Issue Cryptocurrency Token on Public Stellar Blockchain

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Computing giant IBM has announced that it has signed a partnership with environmental fintech startup Veridium Labs to issue a cryptocurrency token on the Stellar blockchain. The initiative, unveiled on Tuesday, will see IBM and Veridium tokenize carbon credits, enabling pollution-heavy companies to… Read More »

FedEx is Testing Blockchain Tech for Critical Cargo Shipments

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. FedEx is sure that blockchain technology will revolutionize the logistics industry, and they don’t want to be left behind. The logistics giant is actively testing ways to use blockchain to track high-cost, mission-critical cargo. In a growing trend of companies researching blockchain tech… Read More »

Tax Collector Accepts Bitcoin (BTC) And Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Through Bitpay

The latest available news is signifying that blockchain use cases around the world are growing wider as cryptocurrency is gaining more ground. Bitpay, in a press release, stated that it has reached a formal agreement with Florida’s Seminole County Tax Collector which will permit residents of the county to pay tax with Bitcoin core (BTC) and bitcoin cash… Read More »

Taiwan Bank Deploys Ethereum-Based Blockchain Payments System

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank, a private commercial Taiwanese bank, has reportedly launched a blockchain-powered payments system for retail usage, a first in the country. According to a local report by the Taipei Times, the private-sector bank announced the deployment of the payment… Read More »