• Market Cap: $214b

  • Oct 15, 2018

The blockchain is a decentralized system with a distributed open ledger that is publicly accessible, and its copy is stored on millions of computer systems. Blockchain became popular with the inception of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. However, it is important to note that blockchain's utility is not limited to cryptocurrency. Discover such systems in this news section.

Tari Labs Launches Free Online University for Blockchain Development and Training

Tari Labs, a South African blockchain startup launched a free online university aimed towards making blockchain training & development accessible for everyone.

Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn To Advise Blockchain Startup Spring Labs

Gary Cohn, the former chief economic advisor to President Trump and the former President of Goldman Sachs is now an advisor to blockchain startup Spring Labs.

Asia Blockchain Week Showcases Maturity Of The Ecosystem With An Impressive Speaker Lineup

The impressive line up at Asia Blockchain Week fits perfectly with the theme of Making Blockchain Mature. Expect high quality discussions and discourse.

New Mastercard Blockchain Patent Reveals Plans for Multi-Currency Blockchain Systems

Mastercard's latest blockchain patent is titled ‘Method and system for partitioned blockchains and enhanced privacy for permissioned blockchains’

Blockshow Returns To Celebrate Blockchain In Asia With Asia Blockchain Week In November 2018

BlockShow Asia 2018 will return to Singapore in November 2018 to the Asia Blockchain Week.

BlackBerry Announces Blockchain-Based Platform to Support Medical Research

BlackBerry's first client for the blockchain solution will be the Global Commission, an organization focused on ending the diagnostic odyssey for children with a rare disease.

Blockchain Startup SKALE Labs Raises $9.65 Million to Help Developers Scale DApps

The blockchain startup SKALE Labs has announced that it has raised a total of $9.65 million in funding, comprised of $8.86 million Simple Agreement For Future Tokens (SAFT) and a $785,000 seed SAFT raised earlier this year.  The m...

Overstock's Medici Ventures Invests in a Blockchain Startup Focused on Wine Industry

The US-based retail giant Overstock.com's blockchain technology subsidiary Medici Ventures has announced the latest strategic investment in VinX, an Israel-based company developing a blockchain platform to streamline wine futures...

South Korea’s Largest Venture Capital Firm Invests in Blockchain Startup TEMCO

Korea Investment Partners (KIP), one of South Korea’s largest venture capital (VC) firms, has invested in its first blockchain startup TEMCO. TEMCO aims to disrupt the supply chain management system through blockchain technology....

Venture Capital Investment in Blockchain and Crypto Companies Up 280% in 2018: Report

Traditional venture capital (VC) investment in the blockchain and crypto companies has grown by almost 280 percent to nearly US$ 3.9 billion, in the three quarters of 2018, as compared to last year. This is according to a report f...