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3 Ways Blockchain Can Prevent Supply Chain Disruptions During a Global Pandemic

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With the current global lockdown affecting supply chain visibility, blockchain technology once again presents itself as being primed for more broad-based utilization in traceability, shipments, and other critical aspects of supply chain management (SCM). Here are three ways the novel technology can prevent disruptions in supply chains across various industries during a global pandemic. SCM

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Tesla, SIPG, Cosco Trial Blockchain Technology to Streamline Cargo Shipment

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According to April 7, 2020, report by Splash 247, software firm CargoSmart, in partnership with Cosco, Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG), and Tesla recently conducted a pilot project to test a new application that could transform the cargo release process via blockchain technology. Blockchain Technology to Help Change the Cargo Industry Making waves across myriad

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Japan: University Professors Use Blockchain to Create Digital Court Mechanism 

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Hitoshi Matsushima, an Economics Professor from the University of Tokyo, and Shunya Noda, a Professor at the University of British Columbia’s Vancouver School of Economics have collaborated to develop a digital court by employing blockchain technology. Economics Professors Integrate DLT for Digital Court According to a publication by the University of Tokyo, on Monday (April

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COVID-19: Italian News Agency, EY, Combat Fake News with Blockchain Technology

The Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata (ANSA), Italy’s major news agency has joined forces with Ernst & Young to develop a blockchain-based news tracking and authentication system. The solution is aimed at curbing the spread of fake news, while also uniting news publishers, web agencies and other participants in the journalism ecosystem reports Ledger Insights on

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How Binance’s Acquisition Will Affect CoinMarketCap

CoinMarketCap is one of the first interfaces users interact with while discovering the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The data provider was recently acquired by Binance, and as a result, its ability to remain independent is being called into question. CoinGecko’s Bobby Ong doesn’t believe CoinMarketCap can be considered independent anymore, as told to My Two Gwei, April 7, 2020. Is CoinMarketCap Independent?

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Slush Pool Creators Improving Bitcoin Mining Security with New Software

Braiins, the creators of Slush Pool, has integrated new software into its BOSminer software suite, which is the first working implementation of the Stratum V2 protocol. The firm says the new software will improve the security and efficiency of mining pools, according to reports on April 6, 2020. Braiins Improving Bitcoin Mining Security Due to

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Tech Giant Microsoft Patents New Bitcoin (BTC) Mining System 

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Tech giant Microsoft has patented a new crypto mining solution that uses human bodily activity data to reward people with digital currency when they perform certain tasks. The firm says the new system aims to reduce computational energy consumed during mining while also making the mining process faster, according to a report released April 6,

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South Korea: Central Bank Launches Pilot Program for Digital Won

The Bank of Korea, South Korea’s central bank, has commenced a pilot project to study the modalities for the issuance of a central bank digital currency (CBDC).  CBDC Not an Immediate Need for South Korea According to an official press release on Monday (April 6, 2020), the experimental scheme began in February 2020 and will

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Gemini Crypto Exchange to List Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT)

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In an official announcement dated April 6, 2020, U.S.-based Gemini cryptocurrency exchange stated that it would soon be introducing support for privacy-centric web browser Brave’s native digital token – Basic Attention Token (BAT). Gemini Extends Support for BAT In a major endorsement for Brave browser’s native cryptocurrency – BAT – Winklevoss brother’s Gemini cryptocurrency exchange

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The Fiat Wears No Clothes

Louis Rossmann, a YouTuber with about 1.14 million subscribers, streamed a YouTube video on April 4, 2020, pointing out the serious deficiencies with the $349 Billion Paycheck Protection Program rollout in America. Bank of America, the nation’s largest bank with 57 million customers originally announced that they would only accept applications from customers that have

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