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Chinese Startup to Use Blockchain to Track Wine Imports

The Chinese wine industry is worth $2.8 billion. In attempts to improve trust, Shanghai-based startup VeChain is using blockchain technology to track imports to the city — the mainland’s second-largest market for imported wine — from vine to table. VeChain: Using Blockchain to Build Trust in Wine Industry To start, VeChain is teaming up with… […]

‘Bitcoin Day’ Celebrated in Argentina Where Wine Coins are Mulled

Argentina, a country that suffers from chronic inflation at 25%, is a natural market for Bitcoin to blossom. A number of enthusiasts have thrown the ‘Bitcoin Day’ party, where 500 attendees took part to share knowledge about the new technology. ‘Bitcoin Day’ Gathers 500 Enthusiasts in Argentina Held in the city of Almagro, Argentina, the… […]