IBM and Seagate Partner to Tackle Counterfeit Hard Drives Using Blockchain Technology

Seagate Technology Plc and IBM have today announced that they are working together to reduce global hard drive counterfeiting using blockchain technology. Figures from the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC) estimates that global trade in counterfeit and pirated goods amounts to $1.77 trillion. With such a prevalent problem impacting manufacturers, integrators, and businesses, such as data […]

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Combined Class-Action Lawsuit Against Ripple Moves to Federal Court

An ongoing legal battle between XRP investors and payments startup Ripple is entering its next phase. Attorneys for Ripple Labs and its affiliated defendants filed to move a consolidated class-action lawsuit from its previous venue at the San Mateo Superior Court to the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, according to court documents published […]

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Businesses Are Rapidly Embracing Blockchain To Fight Counterfeiting

The move into real world applications is the next step for blockchain systems, and hundreds of companies across the globe are making plans to adopt the technology. Product manufacturers are expected to be among the earliest adopters because of the protection blockchain can provide against counterfeiting. In fact, the first steps have begun in the […]

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Popular Thai Actor and Siblings Plead Not Guilty in $24 Million Bitcoin Fraud

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Three Thai siblings who are being prosecuted for defrauding a 21-year-old Finnish investor of bitcoin worth 797 million baht (approximately US$24 million) in the Criminal Court of Bangkok have pleaded “not guilty” for the charges. At the hearing, prosecutors accused the siblings, Prinya, Supitcha and popular Thai actor Jiratpisit Jaravijit of convincing […]

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The End of Monopolistic Ownership of High-Yield Property with SWINCA Real Estate

Real estate, despite its reputation as one of the best fields for investment for, still has plenty of roadblocks that prevent quite a lot of people from putting their money into it. SWINCA is a platform for crypto real estate industry that is going to deal with existing major problems of the field including: lack […]

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Blockchain Set to Change the Face of Commercial Real Estate As We Know It

The real estate industry has seen significant growth since the recession. With market prices predicted to increase along with millennial demand in 2019, the industry is as welcoming as ever. Although the market is improving, it is still plagued by issues that make the investment process less convenient than it should be. Major drawbacks of […]

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