Cryptocurrency

China and US to fight for control of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

China is fighting hard to retain control of Huawei CFO Ms. Meng Wanzhou as they make threatening statements to the country of Canada. The US had issued an arrest warrant for Wanzhou since August 22nd stating that she helped the large technology company to avoid sanctions on Iran. This case is extremely important for both… Continue reading China and US to fight for control of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

Events

Cornell University and Tsinghua University to host Blockchain Conference in Xi’an

Exciting news was released today about the upcoming 3rd Annual Blockchain Workshop hosted by Cornell University and Tsinghua Univeristy. The international workshop will focus on the future and growth of blockchain and allow professionals from across the world to come together to learn and discuss blockchain technology. The event will be hosted Dec. 10- 14th… Continue reading Cornell University and Tsinghua University to host Blockchain Conference in Xi’an

Cryptocurrency

Microsoft Japan Partners With Startup to Increase Domestic Blockchain Uptake

(Source: CoinTelegraph) The Japanese arm of computer giant Microsoft has partnered with nascent blockchain startup LayerX to “accelerate” uptake of the technology, Cointelegraph Japan reported Nov. 30. LayerX, which formed in August as a joint venture from news curation app Gunosy and advisory service AnyPay, oversees blockchain integration for enterprise, including areas such as smart contracts and general consulting. Using Microsoft’s Azure Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) solution, the companies… Continue reading Microsoft Japan Partners With Startup to Increase Domestic Blockchain Uptake

Cryptocurrency

Huawei Cloud to launch Blockchain Service

Huawei Cloud has officially launched their Blockchain Service globally. This service helps global enterprises and developers to create, deploy and manage blockchain applications smoothly on the Huawei Cloud. This is very important for Huawei because it lays the foundations for a worldwide blockchain platform. The advantages of Huawei Cloud's new service is that it is… Continue reading Huawei Cloud to launch Blockchain Service

Big data, Blockchain, Fintech

CZBank uses big data, blockchain to innovate financial services for SMEs

(Source: China Daily)  China Zheshang Bank Co innovated financial services with the application of big data and blockchain technologies to promote intelligent transformations of small and medium enterprises. In spite of broad prospects for intelligent transformations, many private companies are still concerned about the investment risk because the investments are huge, and the transformations have… Continue reading CZBank uses big data, blockchain to innovate financial services for SMEs

Cryptocurrency

Crypto prices are down but blockchain is still developing

Bitcoin prices were down roughly 80% from the highs of November 2017 when prices reached over $19,000 per coin on some platforms. The rough trading year has brought all cryptocurrencies lower in valuation as many retail investors have lost large. Throughout this tough trading period, blockchain has still developed to grow with more businesses launching… Continue reading Crypto prices are down but blockchain is still developing