Cashaa Announces US Dollar Bank Accounts for Cryptocurrency Firms

Cashaa Announces U.S. Dollar Bank Accounts for Cryptocurrency Firms                                Bitcoin banking platform Cashaa will soon offer U.S. dollar bank accounts for cryptocurrency-focused businesses, except those operating in sanctioned countries.  Cashaa offers banking services like International Bank Account Number (IBAN) accounts, international SWIFT transfers for fiat and credit card processing for cryptocurrency-based businesses, which often […]

Northern Trust Testing Fractionlized Bonds on Blockchain

  Northern Trust Testing Fractionlized Bonds on Blockchain                                          Custody bank Northern Trust is testing the trading of fractionalized bonds on a blockchain.  Working with Singapore-based debt markets company BondEvalue, the bank is providing asset servicing for large, high-grade bonds that will be tokenized and divided for retail investors on Hyperledger Sawtooth. These bonds […]

Digital Marketing – Inbound Marketing Same But Different?

Digital Marketing – Inbound Marketing Same… But Different?  In the world of online marketing, we encounter a lot of jargon. Terms like inbound marketing, SEO, digital marketing, conversion, PPC, call-to-action, outbound, content marketing and so on. One that many find confusing is the difference between digital marketing and inbound marketing.  On the surface, the two […]

Opinion: Europe Must Embrace Blockchain to Avoid Cybercolonization

Opinion: Europe Must Embrace Blockchain to Avoid “Cybercolonization”                                 On September 27, the EU Competitiveness Council met in Brussels to discuss how to support Europe’s digitization, particularly with regard to artificial intelligence — an area that has tremendous potential, but also faces extreme global competition. AI, of course, runs on data. The unfortunate reality is that […]

Unilever O2 and Sky Join Blockchain Pilot for Digital Ad Transparency

Unilever, O2 and Sky Join Blockchain Pilot for Digital Ad Transparency                                   Unilever, O2 and Sky are among the latest big firms to sign on to Jicwebs’ blockchain pilot program designed to improve trust and transparency in digital advertising. The news was revealed in a Nov. 12 report from United Kingdom-based industry magazine Campaign. Industry […]

Comrade Communist Party of China Now Promoting Blockchain

Comrade! Communist Party of China Now Promoting Blockchain                                    In an interesting twist, China is now promoting blockchain, albeit from a communist angle, while censoring dissenting views. China has an interesting history with cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. At one time, most of the Bitcoin trading took place in China, and crypto mining is still […]

Volvo: Cobalt Used In Car Batteries Will Be Recorded On Blockchain

Volvo: Cobalt Used In Car Batteries Will Be Recorded On Blockchain                                   Volvo Cars Company announced that the Cobalt used in the electric car batteries will be recorded or tracked on the blockchain, reported on 06 November 2019. According to the report, this new announcement of the use of blockchain traceable Cobalt is […]

What Companies Have Already Adopted Blockchain Technology?

What Companies Have Already Adopted Blockchain Technology?  Over the last two years, we’ve seen a growing amount of interest and even hype towards cryptocurrencies and a new world economy. It seems that hype is now subsiding and giving way to more of a natural, organic growth of Blockchain Technology. Banking is only the beginning and […]

Utah to Facilitate Voting for Disabled Individuals through Blockchains

Utah to Facilitate Voting for Disabled Individuals through Blockchains                                   So far, numerous case studies regarding blockchain’s usability as a voting platform have been carried out by local governments, NGOs and private entities. So far, the results look promising, in the sense that blockchain can easily facilitate secure and transparent voting, thus completely eliminating fraud, […]