Bitcoin News — Use Cases & Verticals

IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing

Posted by Zack Seward on

A patent application from Big Blue hints at a blockchain solution for scientific research.

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IBM, Seagate Team Up to Tackle Hard Drive Fakes With Blockchain

Posted by Nikhilesh De on

IBM is to use its blockchain platform to track Seagate-produced hard drives as a means to guarantee their authenticity.

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CFTC Chair Says Distributed Ledger Tech Can Aid Market Watchdogs

Posted by Nikhilesh De on

CFTC chair Christopher Giancarlo explained how DLT can be used to help the agency more efficiently regulate markets during a speech Wednesday.

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BBVA Puts $150 Million Syndicated Loan on Ethereum Blockchain

Posted by Yogita Khatri on

Banking giant BBVA has completed a pilot that put a $150 million syndicated loan for Spain's electrical grid operator on the blockchain.

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Crypto Wallet Firm Blockchain to Airdrop $125 Million in Stellar

Posted by Nikhilesh De on

Crypto wallet provider Blockchain says it will distribute $125 million in Stellar XLM to users, with some receiving tokens within the week.

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