NASA Researches Ethereum Blockchain Tech for Deep Space Exploration

A research project funded and co-run by NASA is looking to leverage the Ethereum blockchain’s smart contracts technology to automate spacecraft maneuvering while avoiding space debris. In developments that could potentially have significant implications for deep space probes, NASA is putting resources

Blockchain cryptocurrency wallet hires top Goldman Sachs exec

Blockchain, a cryptocurrency wallet service, has hired a former Goldman Sachs executive to help boost its presence with institutional clients. Breanne Madigan joined the firm this month, Blockchain announced Tuesday. She will take up the role as head of institutional sales and

Blockchain to disrupt Swiss hold on global bank system, Moody’s says

The blockchain technology underlying bitcoin could hurt Swiss banks the most, according to Moody’s Investors Service. “While making cross-border transactions faster and less expensive would be credit positive for banks, these efficiencies could also compress their fees and commissions, a credit negative,”

Samsung estimates savings of up to 20% from blockchain logistics

Samsung is taking a close look at blockchain logistics, and putting a price tag on its advantages. It didn’t take long for logistics companies to recognise the advantages of distributed ledger technology. The world’s largest shipping company, Maersk, has partnered with IBM

Samsung Jumps on Blockchain Bandwagon to Manage Its Supply Chain

The world’s biggest maker of smartphones and semiconductors may use the technology behind cryptocurrencies to manage its vast global supply network. Samsung Electronics Co. is considering a blockchain ledger system to keep track of global shipments worth tens of billion of dollars

What Wikipedia can teach us about blockchain technology

By Dirk Baur, Professor of Finance, University of Western Australia; Daniel Cahill, Associate lecturer, University of Western Australia, and Frank Liu, Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Western Australia Almost a decade after the introduction of Bitcoin, there is a lot of

Blockchain Integration Will Improve Corporate Efficiency and Transparency

The implications of using distributed ledger technology to track the lifecycle of products and services are staggering. Businesses are already increasing the efficiency, security, and transparency of their brands by integrating Blockchain technology into their existing production and shipping processes. Before Blockchain

Women claim their stake in blockchain tech

VANCOUVER — Maxine Cunningham and Rainie Tian are on a mission to revolutionize how women understand the blockchain technology that allows cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin to exist. “Blockchain is this technology that allows you to be pretty creative with problem solving and right