Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Blockchain

South Korea to launch blockchain-supported COVID-19 vaccination passport.

South Korea has announced the launch of a COVID-19 vaccination passport powered by blockchain technology. The passport will roll out later this month to...

Famous American football player Tom Brady is launching his own NFT platform

Six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady is backing a new major development in the nonfungible token industry by launching his own NFT platform. The...

Justin Sun buys a Picasso painting for $20 million to tokenize on JUST NFT fund.

Justin Sun, the founder of one of the largest blockchain-based projects, TRON, and the CEO of BitTorrent, has bought Picasso's "Femme nue couchée au...

Banks for International Settlements calls for cooperation from central banks on CBDCs.

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has published a new document on March 31 offering Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) suggestions. Titled "Central Bank Digital Currencies:...

imToken raised $30 million in a Series B funding round.

Cryptocurrency services provider imToken announced that the company raised $30 million in a Series B funding round to accelerate the development of its next...

Hong Kong to explore a general purpose central bank digital currency.

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) deputy chief Howard Lee disclosed that Hong Kong is set to explore a general purpose central bank digital...

Australian government allocates $3.5 million to blockchain projects.

The Australian government has allocated A$6.9 million (US$5.3 million) to study the role blockchain technology can play in regulation. The funds will go to...

Blockchain Act comes into effect in Switzerland.

Switzerland has ushered in a new era for the digital assets industry after the tokenized securities law took effect on February 1. Known as...

UK hospitals use blockchain technology to track the temperature of COVID vaccines.

According to the CNBC report, the National Health Service facilities in South Warwickshire, England, are using tech developed by U.K. firm Everyware and U.S....

South Korea’s blockchain investment group Hashed raises $120 million for its crypto venture fund.

South Korean blockchain investment group, Hashed announced last week that it has raised $120 million for its first crypto venture capital fund. The maiden...

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