The airline and its rewards program, Asia Miles, have created a new platform with a mobile app developed by Accenture.
The transaction, which usually takes around a week to complete with paper-based processing, was finalized within a few hours on the blockchain, according to HSBC.
Through its subsidiary, LG has created a blockchain-powered service that provides logistics capabilities for finance, communication and manufacturing firms.
Federated Investors VP Steve Chiavarone calls blockchain one of five “key technologies,” along with AI and the Internet of Things, that will drive the next industrial revolution.
The Colorado legislators decided to sink a bill that would have exempted some cryptocurrencies from being regulated as securities under the Colorado Securities Act.
Canaan Creative, China’s second-largest mining hardware manufacturer, hopes to capture a large chunk of the market and is preparing to launch an initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Centrica has begun trialing blockchains using distributed ledger technology to enhance the company’s Local Energy Market under its Exergy program.
BTC wallet service Electrum has revealed that hackers have cloned their service, setting up a copycat site designed to scam unsuspecting users out of their cryptocurrency.
Chinese social media app WeChat has suspended a blockchain-based program Xiao Xieyi less than a day after its launch.
A new report examining malicious activity on the BTC blockchain has found a large number of exploits being shared between nodes across the network, and concluded that BTC was ‘3x more evil than the Internet’.
Touted to be the “world’s first blockchain smartphone,” the Finney is due to arrive before 2018 ends, and when it does, expect a spec list that will rival any other flagship smartphone.