A newly published patent application indicates that TD Bank may be considering the use of a public blockchain for certain kinds of transactions.
A patent application released Thursday indicates Google might be examining how blockchains can secure audit logs and other information.
A new state bill introduced to the Colorado Senate is looking at using blockchain technology to secure private data from cyberattacks.
A senior Hong Kong treasury official has said blockchain could bolster China’s ongoing efforts to significantly expand its trade capabilities.
A critical look at the reasons behind the change in dialogue surrounding blockchain and distributed ledger tech. Source
The Bain and Tabb Group study shows that the level of Blockchain knowledge among top executives has improved.
In the wake of 2016’s blockchain hype, experts are making less optimistic predictions about the industry’s prospects in the year ahead. Source
A detailed look at the current environment for blockchain standards – as well as past precedents that may inform future steps. Source
Chuck Thompson argues that the coming year will see distributed ledger tech arrive firmly on the radar of the regulators. Source
The CFTC’s Chris Giancarlo argues that the US needs to rethink its blockchain policy for 2017 and beyond. Source
The US Federal Reserve has released a new working paper on blockchain and distributed ledger tech. Source
Blockchain adoption by traditional financial institutions will not happen anytime soon. At least, that is the message their official spokespeople are converting to the world. But according to IBM, there has been a rush to embrace distributed ledgers and integrate them into core systems. Things are looking positive for Bitcoin technology, even though banks will […]
What do we make of the blockchain’s confounding summer of 2016? CoinDesk’s Pete Rizzo attempts to explain.
Consensus algorithms? Economic game theory? Lets put that aside for a second.
BNP Paribas Securities Services has announced a new innovation lab that will focus on big data and distributed ledger tech.