Shipping Industry Has a Blockchain Problem

This post originally appeared in Money Stuff. Here’s a story about how the shipping industry, which “still relies on millions and millions of paper documents,” is pushing to get shippers, customers, banks, insurers, port authorities and others to stop filling out forms on paper and start

Forget Bitcoin, Consider Blockchain ETFs

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Nebulas CTO Robin Zhong praises LLVM as a blockchain solution

In a keynote speech at the 2018 European LLVM Developers’ Meeting, Nebulas co-founder and CTO Robin Zhong sounded a ringing endorsement for implementing LLVM within blockchains. Robin described the Nebulas integration of LLVM, and discussed the benefits LLVM presents by increasing code

Amazon Web Services launches ‘blockchain templates’

Amazon.com wants to make it easier for developers to create projects based on the blockchain technology underlying bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The company’s cloud computing division launched “AWS Blockchain Templates” on Thursday. The product gives users pre-set blockchain frameworks that support two

Blockchain Slump? Banks May Be Fatigued But Insurers Are Pumped

Progress reports on blockchain projects in the banking and insurance sectors offered an illuminating comparison at the Blockchain Expo in London Thursday.   While bankers came across as browbeaten and anxious, their cousins in insurance were anything but. Indeed, the tone for

Blockchain Is About to Revolutionize the Shipping Industry

Globalization has brought the most advanced trading networks the world has seen, with the biggest, fastest vessels, robot-operated ports and vast computer databases tracking cargoes. But it all still relies on millions and millions of paper documents. That last throwback to 19th

Blockchain-Friendly Malta Attracts Another Blockchain Company

Blockchain-Friendly Malta Attracts Another Blockchain Company More Blockchain-based, equity fundraising platform Neufund, whose technology allows tokenization of shares and fundraising on the blockchain, is announcing that it will establish a strong presence in Malta and support Malta’s rapidly expanding blockchain ecosystem. Neufund,