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PwC Switzerland Partners Smart Contract Auditing Team ChainSecurity

Smart contract auditing team ChainSecurity partnered with the Swiss branch of Big Four auditing firm PwC to enhance the services the global auditor provides. In an email sent to Cointelegraph, a PwC spokesperson explained that no acquisition took place and multiple ChainSecurity teams joined the firm.  Hand in hand According to a press release published […]

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Nets Player On Pace for Jan. 13 Tokenized Bond Launch

Spencer Dinwiddie of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets will launch his tokenized security offering on Jan. 13, in collaboration with digital securities company Securitize, after reportedly settling terms with the NBA. “The Spencer Dinwiddie bond launches January 13th,” Dinwiddie said in a Jan. 10 tweet, adding, “I’ll also be taking 8 fans to ASW with me.” […]

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Samsung SDS and Syniverse Launch Blockchain-based Mobile Payments System

Samsung SDS, the ICT arm of South Korean electronics company Samsung Group, and Syniverse, a telecommunication services company, have collaborated to develop a blockchain-based platform to enable seamless mobile payments between mobile carriers and enterprises, according to a Ledger Insights report on January 10, 2020. Samsung SDS and Syniverse Collaborate for Mobile Payments Per the […]

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Blockchain-Powered App Helps Mongolian Herders Trace Cashmere

Toronto-based startup Convergence.tech has successfully concluded a blockchain-based pilot to help Mongolian nomadic herders track and certify sustainable cashmere. The supply chain project, which was conducted with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), is powered by Convergence.tech’s Ethereum-based traceability platform, Backbone. Convergence.tech chose to focus on cashmere herders for its pilot, as many of these […]

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Experienced Traders Prefer to Trade on Desktop Computers, New Study Reveals

Cryptocurrency exchanges are used by cryptocurrency holders to store their crypto assets or to trade cryptocurrencies. There are hundreds of exchanges available today, and it can be difficult for cryptocurrency holders to choose which exchange best suits their needs. In fact, most traders use more than one exchange — both to hedge risk and to […]

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Leading Telecoms Firm Accelerating Blockchain Adoption in Europe 

Telefonica, Spain’s leading multinational telecommunications company established in 1924, has inked a partnership deal with the Association of Science and Technology Parks of Spain (APTE), to enable a massive 8,000 firms in the region to trial its Hyperledger-powered blockchain platform and possibly integrate it into their processes. 8,000 Spanish Firms to Adopt DLT  As distributed […]

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Block.One Poised to Revolutionize Social Media, Hires Salah Zalatimo as Voice CEO

Block.One, the firm in charge of the EOS (EOS) blockchain project has announced the hiring of Salah Zalatimo as the CEO of its decentralized social media platform, Voice. Zalatimo is the current Forbes Global Chief Digital Officer and he’s expected to resume his duties at Voice from January 20, 2020, according to a press release […]