Almonds on the Blockchain? Australian Commonwealth Bank blockchain collaboration shipped & tracked nuts

Yes! you read the headline right – Blockchain and Nuts made the perfect blockchain experiment  Despite the blockchain market is still young and vulnerable, the distributed ledger technologies have already penetrated different industries to prove they are here to stay. The most recent example is the successful blockchain collaboration between the Australian Commonwealth Bank and […]

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Thailand’s Largest Movie Theater Chain Will Accept Cryptocurrency

Major Cineplex, Thailand’s largest movie theater operator, is integrating cryptocurrency payments to allow movie-goers to buy everything from tickets to popcorn with bitcoin and other digital currencies. The endeavor follows a partnership with Swiss fintech developer RapidzPay wherein the multiplex operator will deploy a digital payment ecosystem built by the latter firm to ingrate cryptocurrency […]

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Australian Government Awards Grant to Blockchain Project for Sustainable Sugar

The Australian government has granted A$2.25 million ($1.7 million) to the Sustainable Sugar Project, Foodnavigator-Asia reports July 30. The Sustainable Sugar Project, led by the Queensland Cane Growers Organization, will use blockchain technology to track the provenance of sugar supplies to Australia. The initiative known as the Smart Cane Best Management Practice (BMP) is part […]

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Gallup Poll: 75% of US Investors Think Bitcoin Is ‘Very Risky’

Three-quarters of U.S. investors with more than $10,000 in stocks, bonds and mutual funds think bitcoin is a “very risky” investment, a new survey revealed Monday. A poll conducted by Gallup and Wells Fargo asked U.S.-based investors about their views on bitcoin, finding that just 2 percent currently own any and more than 70 percent “have […]

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Chamber of Digital Commerce Releases Guidance on ICOs to Support Self-Regulatory Approach

The Chamber of Digital Commerce’s (CDC) industry initiative has released a comprehensive report outlining guidelines for the token ecosystem and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The report, Understanding Digital Tokens: Market Overviews & Guidelines for Policymakers & Practitioners, was prepared by the Token Alliance, an industry-led initiative of the CDC. Comprising of more than 350 global industry […]

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