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Ex-IBM Director Joins Open-Source Blockchain Platform 

Jennifer Trelewicz, the former Director of the Systems & Technology Laboratory at IBM, has just joined the open-source and fully decentralised blockchain software, Credits. According to AMB Crypto, Trelewicz has taken the post of Chief Business Officer, under which she is responsible for the external business sector of the firm. The former director has a lot of experience in the global business field. Previously though, she took part in working with big businesses from all over the world. Including a led interaction with IBM.  Paul Stebbing from AMB was recently able to sit down with Trelewicz in order to understand...

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Basketball Star Steph Curry’s Investment Fund Isn’t Prepared to Adopt Blockchain Just Yet

Of course, Bitcoin hasn’t seen mainstream adoption just yet and maybe it won’t for a few more years yet. The technology behind it has gained somewhat mainstream attention though as JP Morgan Chase, IBM and Walmart have been looking into the potential of blockchain. These corporate conglomerates are seeing blockchain for its huge potential to change the finance world and thus their companies too. For these firms, blockchain would reduce costs, increase information and transactions not to mention processing speeds and so many other benefits, we’d have to write a whole article on it just to scrape the surface.  What’s...

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Blockchain Wealth Management Startup Is Broke According to its Biggest Shareholder

Sonic Zhang, the biggest shareholder in the Overstock-funded blockchain wealth management startup Bankorus has released a statement recently announcing the company has gone broke. Writing in a statement on October 6th, Zhang said that prior deals for Bankorus had fallen through and that all of its employees have resigned. Zhang is a huge contributor to the firm as he has invested over a million dollars into the firm. He goes onto say that he learned of the problems from its co-founder, Gregory van den Bergh, in July. “Bankorus has run out of cash, because the second round investors pulled their...

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Blockchain Helping Walmart & IBM Track Shrimp Imports

Shrimp import tracking to the United States from India using blockchain technology has just been announced by the retail giant Walmart. The American multinational retail corporation is planning on tracking shrimp imports between the incredible coastal region of southeast India, Andhra Pradesh and the United States-based retail warehouses, using blockchain tech developed by IBM. This new move will have an “end-to-end traceability,” feature, according to a press release posted lat the end of last week.  “The introduction of blockchain in the shrimp supply chain could help improve the quality of information on the product for compliance purposes and for sharing...

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Why Are We Moving Towards The Blockchain

It’s no secret that we are blockchain fanatics, you could even argue that blockchain technology really is something that we love. Indeed, the same is assumed for all of our readers - if you don’t love blockchain then I guess you came here by mistake, either way, I’m sure you want to read on… I want to address a question, why are we moving towards the blockchain anyway? The invention of the internet simply changed lives. It helped contemporary society enter a new era, in the same way Iron fed the Iron age and industry fed the Industrial Revolution, the...

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