Category: adoption

IBM And Major Banks Blockchain Partnership Reports First Live Pilot Transactions

A Blockchain trade finance platform developed by IBM and other international banks has reported its first live pilot transactions IBM’s partnership with international banks to develop a Blockchain trade finance platform called Batavia has resulted in the platform’s first live pilot transactions, according to a press release published today, April 19. IBM, the Bank of

Majority of US States Have Taken a Stance on Bitcoin and Blockchain

Most US states have adopted some regulatory stance in regards to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and the blockchain technologies behind them, according to a report by the Brookings Institution. The study classifies jurisdictions according to their attitude towards digital currencies and the levels of engagement with the underlying technology. Also read: Several States Spearhead Bitcoin Adoption

NASA Funds Development Of Autonomous Spacecraft That Uses Blockchain

NASA, is funding a research program to examine the application of Blockchain technology for developing a spacecraft that could “think” for itself. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded a new grant that supports the development of an autonomous spacecraft that could make decisions using Blockchain technology without human intervention, news outlet Space.com

Indian ICICI Bank Enlists 250 Corporates To Int’l Trade And Finance Blockchain Platform

ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank by consolidated assets, onboarded over 250 corporates to its Blockchain platform for trade finance transactions. Indian banking giant ICICI Bank has consigned more than 250 corporates to its Blockchain platform for domestic and international trade finance transactions, according to a press release published April 17. ICICI Bank started