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  • Jan 23, 2020

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.

Ethereum and Tron Dominate Decentralized Blockchain Apps in 2019 as EOS Slides Behind in Q4

These two blockchain networks took the day for DApp oriented digital ledgers last year; Ethereum attracted a diverse clientele while Tron thrived in the online betting space. Some crypto enthusiasts have since dubbed the Justin Su...

Blockchain Startup Alchemy Receives $15 Million Investment Boost From Tech Giants

Alchemy is a new company that offers blockchain infrastructure and other blockchain tools for industry developers. The company has garnered almost $15 million as a contribution from top business executives from notable companies.

Zerion Receives $2 Million Investment To Build Out Its Decentralized Finance (DeFi) App

Zerion is a decentralized finances startup that has successfully received $2 million in investments from venture capital firms

Volvo starts using Blockchain to Check Source of Cobalt for Its Electric Vehicle Production

Automaker Volvo Cars, currently owned by the Chinese automotive group Geely, starts using Blockchain to Check Source of Cobalt for Its Electric Vehicle Production

Malta Based Crypto Exchange OKEx releases Data Analysis Platform for Derivatives Trading

OKEx, one of the malta based digital asset exchange releases Data Analysis Platform for Derivatives Trading

South Korea's Shinhan Bank to provide Blockchain-based Stock Lending System

Shinbank Bank, the oldest bank in South Korea to provide Blockchain-based Stock Lending System

Blockchain Analytics Startup Elliptic releases Data Set to detect Crypto Money Laundering

Elliptic has teamed up with researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and tech giant IBM and releases Data Set to detect Crypto Money Laundering

Canadian Pacific Railway Teams Up With Blockchain in Transport Alliance

Candian Pacific, Canada’s transcontinental railway, has teamed up with the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA)

Brazil Citizens are supposed to Report on their Crypto Transactions with the Country's Tax Authority

Starting from August 1 Brazil Citizens required to submit a complete report of their crypto transactions with the country's tax authority, the Department of Federal Revenue (RFB)

Blockchain Insurance Group B3i releases its First R3 Corda-Based Product

B3i, a blockchain consortium startup is working to leverage blockchain technology in the insurance industry, released its first product on R3’s Corda Blockchain